World Bank Scholarships for Master’s degree in different Countries 2020 – 2021

Since 1987 the World Bank Group has been giving scholarships to students from developed countries to pursue their graduate studies in various countries.


  • Opportunity type: Fully funded
  • Opportunity: Scholarship
  • Scholarship Level: Master degree
  • Awarding counties:
  • Organization: The World Bank
  • Gender: Male and Female
  • Scholarship Availability: developing countries and Japan
  • Feild of Study: Over 200 programs

Awarding Countries

United StateJapanBelgium
ArgentinaCosta RicaFrance


  • Aircraft cost $500 for each travel
  • Tuition fee
  • Health Insurance
  • Monthly stipend
  • living expenses
  • Accommodations
  • Food
  • Material cost and other expense will be covered

Note: Applicants are expected to pay visa fees, family member fees, additional course fees, language preparation, and research transport, resident permit fees and educational resources including a computer.

Eligible countries

Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Rep. Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Dem. Rep. of Congo, Rep. of Costa Rica, Côte d’Ivoire, Croatia, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Rep. Ecuador, Egypt, Arab Rep. El Salvador, Equatorial, Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, Gambia, The Georgia, Ghana, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haití, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Iran, Islamic Rep. of Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Republic of Kyrgyz, Republic Lao, People’s D.R. Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Macedonia, FYR of Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Marshall, Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, F.S. Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Papua, New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Romania, Russian Federation, Rwanda, Samoa São, Tomé and Principe Senegal Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra, Leone, Solomon Islands Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia St.Vincent & the Grenadines, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Syrian Arab, Republic Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Timor-Leste Togo, Tonga, Trinidad & Tobago,  Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Rep. Bol. de Vietnam, Yemen, Republic of Zambia, Zimbabwe


  • CV
  • Employment Documents
  • Certificate
  • Diploma
  • Transcript
  • Professional recommenders 2x

Selection criteria

  • 30 % Professional experience
  • 30 % Professional recommendations
  • 10 % Education background
  • 30 % Commitment to your home country

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