The United Nations University (UNU-WIDER) UN Visiting PhD Fellowship Programme is inviting doctoral students around the world to apply for a funded opportunity to utilize the resources and facilities at UNU-WIDER for their PhD dissertation or thesis research, and to work with UNU-WIDER researchers in areas of mutual interest.
Applicants have to be currently enrolled in a PhD programme
Applicants must have demonstrated the ability to conduct research on developing economies
Fluency in oral and written English is necessary
Good quantitative and/or qualitative analytical skills
Candidates working in developing countries and those who are at later stages of the PhD will be preferred
Travel Grant (from and to the location)
Monthly stipend: EUR 1,600
UNU-WIDER only receives online applications for the UN Visiting PhD Fellowship Programme twice each year. Deadlines for submission of applications are 31 March and 30 September 23:59 UTC+3 each year . When applying in September, you would be visiting UNU-WIDER in the period February-June of the following year and when applying in March, you would be visiting UNU-WIDER in the period August-November of the same year.