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The Sundaran Memorial Prize for Young Malaysian Researchers

September 1, 2016


To demonstrate the World Bank Development Research Group (DECRG) in Kuala Lumpur's commitment to promoting high quality research papers, a recurring prize will be granted to a Malaysian national for a paper that demonstrates excellence in research while addressing clear and compelling ways of presenting a key development policy issue in Malaysia and other developing countries.

In addition to receiving an official award from the World Bank, the recipient will also be given the opportunity to spend some time as a Visiting Research Fellow with the DECRG team based in the World Bank Group Global Knowledge and Research Hub in Malaysia.

Submission process is now closed. See links below for details of previous awards. 

The Sundaran Memorial Prize Winner 2018-19