Paul Sumerall Memorial Scholarship



Scholarships for projects/studies in the money transfer and remittance industry in fields directly related to the international transfer of funds, in any country in the world. College/university students, graduate students and researchers are invited to apply. The fields of study can range from financial, economic, social, development, migration and diaspora related, technical advances, consumer behavior, regulatory and compliance related issues, alternative payment methods, market penetration, new products and services, pricing, competition, government programs, etc.

Other Criteria

To be eligible the candidate must fill the online application available at the link "view website". The candidate needs to provide all the information required about himself/herself and answer a series of questions about the money transfer project. Scholarships will be awarded for any type of expense related to the study or project in question and we expect to receive at completion a copy of the results, document or presentation summarizing the study funded.


US $500 to US $2,500

You must be studying in one of the following countries:



September 5th

You must be from one of the following countries:


Number of Awards


You must be studying one of the following:

Technology, Sociology, Journalism, Political Science, Liberal Arts/Humanities, History, Economics, Finance, Sustainable Development, Other, Public Administration, Marketing, Law & Legal Studies, Computer & Information Systems, Communications and Business/Management


Any type of expense related to the study in consideration

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