Sponsorship. The program is sponsored by the IEG Office of the Director General.
Management. The Fellows Program is managed by the IEG Methods Advisor, Jos Vaessen.
IEG’s coordination role. IEG will coordinate (non-fee) contractual and legal arrangements, as well as assist with visa requests and assistance in identification of housing. Mentoring, networking opportunities, joint publishing opportunities and related activities will be provided.
Location: IEG’s Offices in Washington, DC.
Length of fellowship. Negotiable. Appointments could be available up to 150 days. Some could be as short as one to two months.
Visas. Non-U.S. citizens are encouraged to apply. Fellows would be eligible to apply for visa sponsorship. Visa issuance is subject to US Government (State Department) processes and approvals.
Security requirement. All applicants would need to undergo a standard security process for World Bank Group appointments.