Frontieri is a renowned consultancy and research firm, which works in priority areas: agriculture and rural development, economic growth, social protection, development impact evaluation and other related areas.

As part of its corporate social responsibility, Frontieri has started granting Partial Scholarship opportunity program for Ethiopian PhD students every year. The program was launched on October 2019 with a basic objective of financing those students constrained by lack of adequate funding to undertake high quality research projects. The firm does this with a believe that its action will be of assistance for breaking down barriers, opening doors, and offering access to financial and technical assistance for candidates’ fulfillment of their PhD studies.

The announcement for this opportunity was published and disseminated through various media on October 11/2019 and was closed on November 08/2019. Thus far, Frontieri has received more than 55 applications for the scholarship from various government universities in Ethiopia. An internal committee composed of the managing partners and technical expertise has been formed to evaluate the application and to choose the one winner from the applicants for the year 2019 award.

The winner of the partial scholarship opportunity will be granted a financial assistance of up to Birr 100,000.00 (One-Hundred Thousand), technical coaching and mentorship, office space and equipment, as well as other supports needed for field data collection.

Please visit our website for upcoming news regarding the winner of the Frontieri Partial scholarship grant award.