Desmond Fortes Scholarship

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This scholarship targets ambitious professionals from Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean, Eastern Europe and Central Asia who are employed within FMO's client network.

They should have a strong interest in green finance on top of that.

Information for students

Candidates can visit our Study in Holland website for more information.

Desmond Fortes

Desmond Fortes was a dear FMO colleague who unexpectedly passed away in 2015. He was passionate about promoting green finance in developing economies. He inspired others with his vision of a sustainable world.

To honour his memory and celebrate his dedication and passion for improving the world, the Dutch development bank FMO offers like-minded global citizens the opportunity to expand their knowledge in the field of environmental sustainability.

NRF and Nuffic call for South African PhD candidates

1 April 2019
The National Research Foundation of South Africa (NRF) and Nuffic have launched the second call for applications for PhD candidates from South Africa. The deadline is 7 June 2019.