The Open Society Foundations Early Childhood Program

The Open Society Foundations Early Childhood Program is pleased to announce the MA in Leadership in Early Childhood Development and Education Scholarship for the 2014 – 2016 academic year.

The Open Society Foundation Early Childhood Program (ECP) is cooperating with the Moscow School of Social and Economic Sciences (MSSES) and Manchester University to develop and implement a new part-time, post-graduate course in Leadership in Early Childhood Development and Education.

The program aims to provide policy makers and existing or potential leaders in the field of Early Childhood Development (ECD) from Russia and neighbouring countries (Central Asia, the Caucuses etc.) with the knowledge and skills to design effective ECD policies and to develop, implement and evaluate services.

The OSF’s Early Childhood Program (ECP) is offering a limited number of scholarships to cover tuition and partial costs of travel/expenses for participants from Caucasus and Central Asia .

It is open for the applicants from the following countries:
1. Armenia
2. Azerbaijan
3. Georgia
4. Kazakhstan
5. Kyrgyzstan
6. Tajikistan
7. Uzbekistan

The deadline for submitting applications is: 31 July 2014

For additional information please contact Almaz Ismayilova (almaz.ismayilova@opensocietyfoundations.org)