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Margaret McNamara Education Grants

Goes By: MMEG

Be sure to consult the Fellowship Website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.


MMEG Deadline
Sunday, January 15, 2023

About this Fellowship

Margaret McNamara Education Grants provide support for university studies (undergraduate and graduate) in the U.S. and Canada to women from developing and middle-income countries who, upon obtainment of their degree, intend to work in, or with, a developing country to improve the lives of women and/or children.

Applicants must identify as a woman, be at least 25 years ago, be a national of an eligible developing or middle-income country, not be a citizen or permanent resident of the U.S. or Canada, and be enrolled fulltime as a student at the time of application. Applications are accepted from September 15 to January 15 each year.

Award Value

Up to $15,000.

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Masters, Doctoral, Postdoctoral


No Requirements
Campus Nomination Required No

Last updated: April 5, 2022

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