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Ida Smedley MacLean Fellowship


To encourage advanced scholarship and original research.

Please see the website for further details external link.


Open to female applicants who are either members of one of IFUW's national federations or associations or, in the case of female graduates living in countries where there is not yet a national affiliate, independent members of IFUW. Applicants should be well started on a research programme and should have completed at least 1 year of graduate work.

Quantity Available



  • Dependent on funds available

Study Length

More than 8 months

Award Value

Swiss Francs 8,000

Application procedure

Applicants should apply through their respective federation or association. A list of IFUW national federations can be found on the IFUW website. IFUW independent members must apply directly to the IFUW Headquarters in Geneva.

Closing date

The deadline varies by country, but normally falls between August and mid-September. Please ask your national headquarters for the exact deadline.

Study Level

  • Doctorate
  • Postgraduate

Graduate Women International, GWI

Graduate Women International (GWI) is a non-profit, non-governmental organization comprising graduate women working locally, nationally and internationally to advocate the improvement of the status of women and girls at the international level, by promoting lifelong education and enabling graduate women to use their expertise to effect change.

Contact Details

More information

For more information regarding this award, please contact the Graduate Women International, GWI by using the links below.


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