The World Bank is now accepting applications from suitably qualified students into their World Bank Scholarship 2022/2023 edition for international students. It is a well-funded scholarship for all students

he World Bank has just announced its Master’s scholarship program for students from selected developing countries for the 2022-2023 academic year.

About World Bank Scholarship 

The World Bank Scholarship Program offers scholarships to international students wishing to continue their education in one of the 48 participating programs at a university in the United States, in Europe, Africa, Oceania, and Japan.

Also, in key areas of development, including economic policy management, fiscal policy, and infrastructure management.

The World Bank Scholarship Program contributes to the World Bank Group’s mission of forging new dynamic approaches to capacity development and knowledge sharing in the developing world.

It is an important component of the Bank Group’s efforts to promote economic development and shared prosperity through investing in education and developing human resources in the developing world.

What are the Scholarship Program Details?

LEVEL: Master

DEADLINE: May 21, 2022.

FINANCING: Full (Travel + Tuition Fees + Allowance…

HOST COUNTRY: At the choice of the candidate (USA, Canada, France, Japan …)

ELIGIBLE COUNTRY: Below is the list:

Africa: Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cape Verde, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, DR Congo, Republic of Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Dominica, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gambia, Ghana, Grenada, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Kenya, Kiribati, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Micronesia, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, Samoa, São Tomé and Príncipe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Sudan, Tanzania, Timor-Leste, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

Asia: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, Honduras, Iraq, Lebanon, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Syrian Arab Republic, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Palestine, Yemen

Europe: Kosovo, Kyrgyz Republic.

America: Nicaragua, Venezuela.

Core Benefit of Applying for World Bank Scholarship

The scholarship offers the recipient the following benefits:

  1. Round-trip air travel between your home country and the host university;
  2. Besides airline tickets, a travel allowance of US $500 for each trip;
  3. Tuition fee exemption;
  4. Basic medical coverage;
  5. Accommodation on campus,
  6. A monthly allowance, the amount of which varies depending on the host country.

Master Programs Available For World Bank Scholarship

Please note that you should apply separately to one of these 48 programs on the official website of the relevant university and be admitted to be considered for the scholarship:

UNIVERSITY ELIGIBLE PROGRAM
Asian Institute of Technology (Thailand) Sustainable Energy Transition </ td >
Asian Institute of Technology (Thailand) Water Engineering and Management
Australian National University (Australia) Climate Change
Australian National University (Australia) Environmental and Resource Economics
Australian National University (Australia) Environmental Management and Development
Australian National University (Australia) Public Administration
Australian National University (Australia) Public Policy 
Brandeis University (USA) Master of Arts in Sustainable International Development
Brandeis University (USA) Conflict Resolution and Coexistence
Brandeis University (USA) Global Health Policy and Management
University of Carinthia (Austria) Management of Conservation Areas
University Columbia (USA) School of International and Public Affairs – Economic Policy Management
University Columbia (USA) Public Policy
University Columbia (USA) Development Practice
Cornell University (USA) Professional Studies in Global Development
Erasmus University Rotterdam (Netherlands) Urban Management and Development
Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government (UK) Public Administration in International Development
IHE Delft Institute (Netherlands) Environmental Science and Technology
IHE Delft Institute (Netherlands) Sanitation
IHE Delft Institute (Netherlands) Water Management and Governance
University chrétienne internationale (RD Congo) Public Economics
Johns Hopkins University (USA)  Master of Public Health – International Health and Epidemiology
Keio University (Japan) Business and Commerce & Taxation Policy and Management
Kobe Institute of Computing (Japan) Information Systems
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (USA) Data, Economics and Development Policy
Meiji University (Japan) Public Policy
National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS) (Japan) Tax Course of the Public Finance Program
Pennsylvania State University (USA) Architectural Engineering
Saitama University (Japan) International Graduate Program on Civil and Environmental Engineering
SOAS University of London (UK) International Finance and Development
University of Birmingham (UK) Conflict, State Building and Development
University of British Columbia (Canada) International Forestry
University of California-Berkeley (USA) Master of Development Practice
Université Clermont-Auvergne FERDI (France) Master in Economic Policy Management
Université Félix Houphouët Boigny (France) Economic Policy Management Program
University of Hong Kong (China) Urban Design (MUD)
University for Peace (United Nations) Peace Education
University of Reading (UK) Agriculture and Development
University of Reading (UK) Climate Change and Development
University of Reading (UK) Development Finance
The University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Public Policy (GraSPP) (Japan) Master of Public Policy, International Program
University of Tokyo (Japan) International Program on Agricultural Development Studies (Global Agricultural Sciences)
University of Tsukuba (Japan) Master’s Program in Economic and Public Policy
University of Wisconsin-Madison (USA) Educational Policy Studies
University of Wollongong (Australia) Education (TESOL)
Vrije Universiteit (Netherlands) Health Systems Policy and Management
Williams College (USA) Master of Arts in Policy Economics
Yokohama National University (Japan) Infrastructure Management Program

 

Checkout Eligibility Criteri

  1. Be a national of a World Bank member country (list above);
  2. Not have the dual nationality of a developed country;
  3. Not be a staff of the World Bank and not be a close relative;
  4. Hold an undergraduate degree (or equivalent university degree) obtained at least three years
    before the application deadline.
  5. Have at least three years of paid development-related employment. The only exception to this criterion is for nationals of developing countries of a country that is on the list of fragile and conflict states. In these exceptional cases, consideration will be given to the limited employment opportunities in the countries listed.
  6. On or before the scholarship application deadline, have been admitted unconditionally to one of the participating master’s programs (list below) and located outside the applicant’s country of citizenship and residence.

The following countries are considered fragile and in conflict (and therefore exempt from point (5) of the eligibility criteria): Afghanistan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, DR Congo, Eritrea, Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Iraq, Kiribati, Kosovo, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Mali, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Niger, Nigeria, New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Syria, Timor-Leste, Tuvalu, Venezuela, Palestine, Yemen, Zimbabwe.

The candidate must have a degree (or work) related to one of the following fields:

  1. Finance, competitiveness, and innovation
  2. Governance
  3. Macroeconomics, trade, and investment
  4. Poverty reduction and equity / shared prosperity
  5. Education
  6. Health, nutrition, and population
  7. Social protection and employment
  8. Agriculture and food
  9. Climate change
  10. Environment and natural resources
  11. Social, urban, rural, and resilience
  12. Water
  13. Energy and extractive
  14. Infrastructure
  15. Development in fragility, conflict and violence

Application Procedures

The call for applications for a JJWBGSP Scholarship will open in late March 2022 and the deadline for applying will be around mid-May 2022. Guidance for the 2022 call for applications, including the calls:

➢ Firstly: Instructions and requirements to submit an application, the eligibility criteria applicants must meet; and the selection process are provided in the Application GuidelinesFAQs, and the complete list ofJJ/WBGSP Participating Programs. Master Degrees currently offered.

➢ Secondly: Inquiries on how to submit an admission application to a Participating program should be submitted to the respective university.

All applicants to the JJ/WBG will need to have an unconditional offer of admission from a participating program to be eligible to apply

Thirdly: Once you are familiar with the application requirements and processes, click HERE to apply. You may refer to the “Accessing your online application and Navigating your online application to learn how to access and navigate the online application.

Application Deadline: Mid-May 2022

Visit the Official Website for Further Details

 

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    • I would like to extend my thanks and appreciations to worldbank for developing human resources in terms of better education’s, for we as young people of this universe.

      I think education is a profession, it’s a
      profession that leads us to succession.
      However, I’m interested in the scholarship program.

      And I most be grateful when you give me the opportunity to educated myself and change myself so that I will be among the collaborate members of this universe. I thanks!

    • Elias gezahegn gebrehana

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      Finally I can say thank you for sharing this information on the public as well me.

    • I am very interested with this valuable opportunities and offered scholarships by World Bank and hope WB may share us the application procedures for the opportunity through our email.
      Finally I can say thank you for sharing this information on the public as well me.

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  1. Misganu Jirata Debela

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    • ADIMASU TESEMA, TIRORE

      Date Marc 13, 2022 G.C
      My full Name is Adimasu Tesema Tirore. I am from Ethiopia. I have BSc degree with Geology from Addis Ababa Science and Technology University. I am very interested to study my master degree program in water and related programs, such like; hydrogeology, hydrology, water engineering and managment, and water managment and governance in USA other host countrys. I have greatfully thanks to World Bank for giving fully funded scholarship to developing country like Ethiopia.

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  4. Mohammed Ebrahim Harseme

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  9. I’m interested in this scholarship I will be happy if I get it. I have a degree of bachelor of arts in environmental economics and Policy I would like to take its masters especially in environmental economics and resource economics

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  12. Hi, I have send my application for World Bank Scholarship 2022/2023 Fully Funded Scholarship and I did not received the form of list of programs and that is required

  13. DENNKENEHE NURIYE ABA

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    My name is Denkenehe Nuriye,i have BA(Bachilor of Art degree in Governances and Development Studies from Hawasa University of Ethiopia and i would like to study MA(Masters of degree in public adiminstration or related feild of study.

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  18. Thanks you so much for given studies I’m degree program field of public health officer . I’m went to specialist in hematologist,I hope to receive the scholarship to provide
    I wish you the best .

  19. I do want to be part of it..but i am not a Graduate.
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  20. Murtesa Birbirsa Wakjira

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  21. I would like to say thank you for giving me this opportunity to study in the University of Toronto. I graduated from Ambo University with the degree in Cooperative Accounting and Management with Distinction form Ambo University oromia Ethiopia . So I want to study Data, Economics &Development Policy

  22. I would like to say thank you very much for giving me this opportunity to study at the University of the UK. I graduated from the College of Administration with the degree of Bachelor of Arts in Management with Distinction from Haramaya University. So I want to study Public Administration in International Development. And Please I need help with how to apply. From Etiopia.

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  24. WONDIMAGEGN ALAMIREW

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      Thanks a lot to World Bank for this initiative to help students all over the world.
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  25. My name is Charles Ngolo. Am thankful for this great opportunity, I just completed my high school level and I would like to proceed with my studies if given a chance.

  26. First of all thanks for the opportunity
    But I have a complain in taht why Ethiopia’s applicants shall not be considered ?
    because they are in fragile and conflict as we now that of Brukina faso,Afganstan …so on

  27. I’m Enyew Adere from Ethiopia. I have bachelor of arts in Geography and master of art in urban land management. Now I’m interesting to study abroad in environment management and climate change.

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  30. I am interested to study MA in related to my BA.because i have bacheler in geogrephyand environmental science from AAU.so pls help me

  31. I thank you first of all and this is the real chance to me.I am from Ethiopia Africa. I have interest to learn my PHD program since I have MA in education but know my dream is to learn sociology in PHD program then if you have this program give me a chance .through my study time I accept and implement your organization policy.

  32. I really appreciate the like programs and also the all programs are the real problems of the list or eligible countries. So if I have fulfil the eligibility criteria I am very interested to joined this interesting program. thank you.

    • Wesenu Alemu Shenbu

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  33. Am by the name Suzan Ani Angelo iam here by requesting from your esteem to accept my request on the scholarship opportunity offered by your esteem office

  34. My name is meseret Shewaye Tsige. I am 19 years old girl. I have stable grade and get quite good grades in class.I have always been energetic and lively.So i find no problem in making new friends. I try to learn alot about people. I being a human, am akind, loving and carying human being. I owe everything to my family. They have made many sacrifice to allow me an education throughout primary and secondary school.I’m the first person in my family to attend high school. My Mother is the real essence of my life. without her I am nothing today and that is why I am greatful to her always.
    My aim in life is to become a doctor. I belive ife should be spent on a purpose with a certain aim. Otherwise it’s pointless and their will be no difference between the life of man and that of animals.
    I can help others by teaching them like teacher. Every year many diseases are spreading in our country Ethiopia due to lack of research work. Some of this diseases are TB, malaria, cancer, blood pressure, asthma and brain fever. My wish is to serve poor. This is my aim in my life to help people who is in problem. When we help others it feels really happy. Same like that when we save someone´s life we felt so much happy that we can not explain that how much we felt happy by seeing smile on their face. So that’s why I want to become a doctor.

  35. My name is Tatek Hunde from Ethiopia. I would like to say Thank you for this great offer. I really wanna get this opportunity and do my MA in TEFL. Please send me the application link through my email address: [email protected]

  36. I would like to say thank you for giving me this opportunity to study in the university. I graduated from university Bahir Dar with the degree of Bachelor degree in Agro Economics . So I want to study Master of Agriculture and For. Please I need help how to apply

    • Nasra Abdullahi Husein

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      I,am somalia citizen by birth and grow , agraduate from Qudus Universty in somalia Bcholer degree in Nutrition and i liked my master degree public Health
      In aproud USS

  37. I’m from burundi,and I’m very very much interested to study master ,abroad US in order to achive more experience in finance to

  38. fetene habtamu regassa

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  39. I’m really intrestedto study abroad so i would like to gave me this opportunity to make my dream true. Thnks

  40. Hello, the heading is including BSc. But the program mentioned only to masters program. Why? Is there another way to get fully funded BSc program? I need your help to get fully funded BSc program. I’m from Ethiopia.

  41. I’m interested in your scholarship if i have opportunity to study masters. I graduated with BSc degree in nursing. Am from Addis Ababa,Ethiopia.

  42. I am interested to study Masters in architectural Engineering!
    and i also need your assistance how to apply for scholarship!

  43. First of all i would like to thanks world bank, for your contributions to me and others who intersted to study ,by opening this opportunity especially for developing countries .
    My name is Mohammed Ommar Mussa,i have BA(Bachilor of Art degree in public administration and Development Management l, Studies from Jigjiga University of Ethiopia and i would like to study MA(Masters of degree in public adiminstration or related feild of study.

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