Desmond Fortes Scholarship

13 December, 2016

Desmond Fortes was a dear FMO colleague. He was a global citizen who wanted to make the world a better place. He was passionate about promoting green finance in developing economies and 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. 

The scholarship is meant for ambitious professionals from Asia and Africa who are employed within the client network of FMO and have a strong interest in green banking.

For more information and the application procedure for the Desmond Fortes Scholarship please check

Short facts

  • Start: 2017-2018 academic year

  • Full-time 1 yr Master in Environmental Sustainability

  • Amount: €12,500 – €19,500 (not full-cost scholarship)

  • Applicant to come from Asia or Africa

  • Master thesis research internship at FMO 

Download the PDF: Desmond Fortes Scholarship

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