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Fellowship Programmes - NDC Research Division

Call for the NDC Mediterranean Dialogue (MD) Fellowships

Applications for the 2020 MD Fellowships accepted until 15 March 2020.

Two fellowships are made available each year for applicants from MD countries. Applicants must submit a research proposal on topics of regional security that are of interest for NATO and its partners. Each fellowship lasts five months and each fellow receives a stipend to cover his or her travel expenses and the costs of his or her stay in Rome while conducting research at the NDC. Applicants should be citizens of partner countries in the Mediterranean Dialogue, as specified in the Fellowship Terms and Conditions and the Application Form. They are invited to submit their proposals by completing and forwarding their Application Form to the NDC Research Division. The full Terms and Conditions of the fellowship, as well as the Application Form, can be downloaded from this webpage.

Note: Incomplete applications will not be taken into consideration.


The Application Form is a distributed PDF file, created with Adobe Acrobat.
PLEASE fill it out using only Adobe Acrobat reader (download here if you don't have it):

Please note that filling it out with a non-Adobe PDF writer may make the form incompatible with our processing system.

You may add your photo and signature in PDF format too: you can scan them to a PDF file or, if you have them in a jpg / png etc. format, there are plenty of on-line converters from image to PDF (just google “image to PDF converter”).

Please send the Application Forms directly to Mr Eugenio Mengarini:

Selection Procedure

The NDC Research Fellowship Selection Committee will review all the applications received. Candidates may be contacted by the NDC Research Division for further clarification regarding their applications. . The Committee will select two applicants from MD countries. Selected candidates will be notified in writing immediately thereafter and they will receive the latest version of the NDC Fellows’ Manual to prepare for their stay at the College in Rome.