The Emerging Markets Development Advisers Program (EMDAP) is a fellowship and cooperative activity between the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Institute of International Education (IIE).
EMDAP is an opportunity for current students and recent graduates of MBA/MA/MPP or other graduate studies programs (from both foreign and domestic universities) focused on international management/ finance/development or international affairs/studies to provide management assistance to various USAID-assisted entities in emerging markets.
EMDAP Advisers are awarded a grant that includes the following:
Monthly living allowance
Monthly housing allowance
Monthly transportation allowance
Language training where necessary
Round-trip airfare from the US to the host country
Option to the use of a laptop computer for the duration of their assignment
Other allowances that vary from country to country