McDonald Fellowships 2025 (Fully Funded)

McDonald Fellowships 2025 For International Students:

Early-career multiple sclerosis researchers from low- and middle-income nations can work at a research institution outside of their home nation thanks to the McDonald Fellowship. We anticipate that recipients of the prize will be able to continue their MS research and/or patient treatment in low- and middle-income nations by utilising their newly acquired networks and experience. Also apply for (funded) Anglia Ruskin University Merit Scholarship 2024 in the United Kingdom.


  • University: McDonald.
  • Degree Level: Masters & PhD Degree.
  • Scholarship coverage: Fully Funded.
  • Eligible nationalities: All Nationalities.
  • Country of award: Can be Neighbouring country or the participant’s home country.

Deadline For Application:

The deadline for Application to apply for McDonald Fellowships 2025 is  June 30, 2024 (Applications for the McDonald Fellowships are now open – closing date 30 June 2024).

Financial Benefits:

The recipient of a McDonald Fellowship will gain the following advantages:

  • The annual living and travel expenses of a fellow will be paid for with £30,000 GBP.
  • The fellow’s institute is going to get £2,000 GBP.

Eligibility Criteria:

For a candidate to be eligible for a McDonald Fellowship, they must meet each of the standards listed below:

  • Language(s) Needed: English
  • International students from low-income or middle-income nations are eligible.
  • The minimum requirement for a candidate is a Master’s, PhD, or MD student.
  • A candidate may also be qualified if they are conducting research on multiple sclerosis in a low- or middle-income nation abroad.
  • Since the application will be submitted jointly by the applicant and the host institute, the candidate must first choose the host institute, which may be in their own nation or a neighbouring one if travel is permitted.
  • Working or pursuing education in a low- or middle-income nation at the time of nomination (all nations falling under the World Bank’s definition of low, lower middle, or higher middle income
  • Working on a project that began within the six months prior to nomination while studying or working abroad
    studying abroad for a project funded by a grant from the MS International Federation
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Application Process:

Please adhere to the following guidelines when submitting your application for a McDonald Fellowship:

  • Fill out the online application form in its entirety.
  • *A supporting statement from the host must be included at the conclusion of the application.
  • Provide the names and contact information for three references, preferably the applicant’s present employer or supervisor.
  • Request that references provide their letters of recommendation to research{at}msif{dot}org before the deadline.

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