About the Midwifery Training Scholarship and Capacity Building Program

The Midwifery Training Scholarship and Capacity Building Program is sponsored by the MacArthur Foundation and administered by the Institute of International Education (IIE). This project aims to strengthen the midwifery model in México as part of the wider efforts to improve maternal health.

Who can apply?

Students enrolled in midwifery courses, including: technical degrees, specialized nurses, and degrees that certify midwifery practice in Mexico.

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Which institutions can participate?

Mexican schools and universities offering midwifery courses.

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Our Sponsor

In 2015 the MacArthur Foundation office in Mexico launched a three year strategy to improve maternal and reproductive health through the strengthening of professional midwifery in the country.  Learn more