Netherlands Fellowship Program (NFP) is accepting fellowship applications from working professionals in government and non-government organizations who are applying for the short training course ‘Local Economic Development’ by The Hague Academy. The training course aims to strengthen the economic capacity of a regional community to make optimal use of the existing and potential characteristics of the area. Participants will be provided with strategies, tools and approaches to improve conditions for job creation and economic growth.
The fellowship is a supplement to salary that fellow receives during her/his training period. It covers living cost, tuition fee, visas, travel, insurance and thesis research. Fellows will receive a certificate of The Hague Aacdemy for Local Governance on successful completion of the course.
Eligibility Criteria –
Applicants must be nominated by the employer to be eligible for the fellowship. There also has to be a clear need for training within the context of your organization.
Applicants must be professionals who are nationals of and work and live in an NFP country. Special priority is given to applicants who live and work in Sub-Saharan Africa and/or women.
Applicants must register in Scholarships online to apply for fellowship and also send application form to The Hague Academy to participate in the training course.
For more information, please visit Local Economic Development page.