The Tatweer Scholarship Program in Public Management is a major component of the USAID-funded national capacity development efforts in Iraq. The program is intended to award up to 100 scholarships to qualified Iraqi citizens towards a Masters or certificate in Public Management at American universities in the US and the Middle East region.

The scholarship program is focused on Public Management. In dialogue with the Iraqi Ministry of Planning & Development Cooperation (MOP), the following areas of specialization have been identified.

  • Public Finance
  • Strategic Planning & Leadership
  • Business Management
  • Information Technology Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Organizational Studies
  • Managerial Economics
  • Public Administration
  • Public Policy