The Fellowship Program provides a one-time graduate level scholarship to young professionals from developing countries who have strong academic backgrounds, professional qualifications and leadership potential, and who are committed to return to their home countries after their graduate education is complete.
IREF has awarded more than 1,250 grants to individuals in 116 countries on six continents. Many Fellows have become high-level government officials and leaders in the private sector.
Students awarded grants will commence studies in the United States the fall semester.
Fellowship Application Qualifications:
In general, candidates are expected to meet these criteria; however, there are circumstances where some flexibility is possible.
While most Fellows do study in the United States, some have studied at approved universities in other developed countries.
Follow the links below for more details and application contacts.
For more scholarship information and application: Fellowships for Engineers and Transport Managers