Extended Deadline to June 15 on Open Calls for National Selection Board Members in Albania, Kosovo, Macedonia, Romania and Serbia

Roma Education Fund’s Scholarship Program for tertiary education announces its call for applications for a National Selection Board (NSB) positions for the Roma Memorial University Scholarship Program (RMUSP). The NSB will participate in the evaluation and selection process of REF Scholarship Program (REF SP) beneficiaries in Albania, Kosovo, MacedoniaRomania and Serbia for the academic year 2017-2018. The NSB members will independently review the eligible applications for the Scholarship Program and will assign scores to each application in the REF SP’s online evaluation platform, according to Program’s pre-established set of evaluation criteria. In the selection process, where applicable, they will also conduct personal interviews with scholarship applicants. All NSB members’ evaluation work is based on REF SP’s policies and procedures and Scholarship Program’s Application Guidelines. The deadline has been extended to June 15., 2017. 

Besides the participation in the evaluation process, the National Selection Board member will assist the Program with information about the specifics of their national academic environment (particularly pertaining to higher education) and will advise on possible ways to improve the Program. NSB member will also be expected to assist the Scholarship Program in conducting inquiries regarding the applicants, if needed, on aspects such as ethnicity, verification of documents, reference, etc.

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