Award for Outstanding Research on Development

GDN invites researchers from low-income or middle-income countries to submit research proposals within the theme, ‘International trade and the promotion of biodiversity.’

GDN Award
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Three winning projects will receive grants worth US$ 45,000, and the chance to present on an international platform, and receive guidance on their proposal, global recognition and visibility – integral to career development for a young academic.

The deadline for applications to the 20th edition of the Global Development Awards Competition's Outstanding Research on Development (ORD) award has been extended till Thursday 29 July, midnight GMT (3:30 AM IST).

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  • Promotion of young researchers