Step 3:  Apply for a Research Project

Step 3:  Apply for a Research Project

The first step in applying for an IFAD Research Project involves creating a login profile. You will be asked to create an account using your name and email address. This unique login will be used to communicate your interest to the IFAD-host with whom you wish to speak further.

As part of your Login Profile you will be asked to upload the following documents:

  • A copy of your CV or resume
  • Proof of citizenship (e.g., copy of passport)
  • Proof of Completion of one year ( or two semesters) of academic coursework
  • Reflective comments on your long-term commitment to rural development (no more than 300 words
  • Letter of recommendation from your faculty member attesting to your intellectual and professional readiness for this Field Practicum
  • Signed statement from your faculty member stating financial need (if you are a citizen of a B/C country and from an MDP program in the Global South

Apply here.