Deadline: 27 February 2017
Open to: international students
Remuneration: stipend of 1300 USD per month (or fraction thereof) which will be provided
Applications are invited from Civil and Environmental Engineering students in countries outside Australia who have completed 2 or 3 years of study at the undergraduate level to work with strong research groups at UNSW for an 8-week duration each year. Interns will be selected based on their academic qualifications and referee reports and placed with strong research groups in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering to assist with ongoing research projects. The School of Civil and Environmental Engineering regularly ranks highly in international league tables for its research excellence. The objective of the internship program is to attract... Read More »
Deadline: 31 May 2016
Open to: professionals with work experience in international relations or peace and conflict prevention and resolution
Fellowship: tuition and fees, room and board, round-trip transportation, and all internship and field-study expenses
Each year, Rotary selects up to 100 individuals from around the world to receive fully funded academic fellowships at one of the peace centers. In just over a decade, the Rotary Peace Centers have trained more than 900 fellows for careers in peace building. Many of them go on to serve as leaders in national governments, NGOs, the military, law enforcement, and international organizations like the United Nations and World Bank.
Two types of peace fellowships are available.
They offer master’s degree fellowships at premier universities... Read More »
Deadline: 15 February 2016
Open to: applicants with MA from Australia, China, Cuba, Egypt, Israel, Japan, Mexico, Mongolia, Namibia, Republic of Korea, Turkey, Ukraine, USA
Scholarship: a monthly allowance of EUR 1,500
The Finnish Government offers scholarships of 3-9 months for Doctoral level studies and research at Finnish universities or state research institutes. The Finnish Government Scholarship Pool programme is open to young researchers from all academic fields. The scholarship cannot be applied for Master’s level studies or post-Doctoral studies/research.
In order to be an eligible applicant for this scholarship, you must first successfully apply for a study/research placement at a Finnish university/public research institute – in other words, you must be at least provisionally accepted either as... Read More »
Deadline: 26 June 2015
Open to: currently enrolled or recently graduated in MBA, Master degree or relevant post-graduate degree in business or technical disciplines
Prize: AUD 125,000 (around EUR 85,ooo)
The 2015 Global Business Challenge (2015GBC) is a graduate business case competition to design sustainable solutions to global problems. The challenge for the 2015GBC is to design sustainable solutions to aid the achievement of global food security through the doubling of food production by 2040.
The competition adopts on two underpinning themes: diversity and collaboration. The competition aims to encourage as much diversity in solution designs as possible. Just as there are no single right answers to complex problems, the nature of the issued challenge demands teams to look for highly innovative technologies and... Read More »
Deadline: 31 May (may vary depending the program)
Open to: international students (citizens of a country other than Australia or New Zealand, and not an Australian permanent residents)
Scholarship: tuition fee, health insurance for oversea students, living allowance, thesis allowance
The International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (IPRS) is funded by the Australian Government and enables international students to undertake a postgraduate research qualification in Australia and gain experience with leading Australian researchers. The University usually awards around 35 scholarships. The duration of the International Postgraduate Research Scholarship (IPRS) is up to two years for a student undertaking a master by research degree and up to three years, with two possible six month extensions, for students undertaking a doctorate by research degree.
IPRS are awarded on... Read More »
Deadline: 29 December 2014
Open to: international students in computer science or related technical field
Remuneration: paid internship
Google is currently hiring a Software Engineering intern who will be based in one of their largest global engineering centers in Sydney, Australia. The internship will last 12 weeks from May to September 2015. At Google, engineers not only revolutionize search, they routinely work on massive scalability and storage solutions, large-scale applications and entirely new platforms for developers around the world. From AdWords to Chrome, Android to YouTube, Social to Local, Google engineers are changing the world one technological achievement after another.
The responsibilities of this internship position are:
Research, conceive and develop software applications to extend and improve on Google’s product offering.
Contribute to... Read More »
Deadline: 10 December 2014
Open to: students all over the world
Scholarship: contribution to tuition, travel, installation and subsistence costs
The European Masters in Lifelong Learning: Policy and Management (MA LLL) trains professionals to design and develop educational and training strategies for Lifelong Learning.
The programme is offered by the MALLL Consortium of three European universities and an Australian university:
Department of Education, Faculty of Arts, Aarhus University, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Institute of Education, University of London, United Kingdom.
Faculty of Psychology and Education, University of Deusto, Bilbao, Spain.
Melbourne Graduate School of Education, University of Melbourne, Australia.
MA LLL is a full-time two year programme offered in English. The European Commission offers a limited number of Erasmus Mundus scholarships.
A Bachelors or Masters degree with good marks from a recognised institution... Read More »
Deadline: 30 January 2015
Open to: Young people aged 18-25 interested in agriculture, food security, environmental and social stewardship from selected countries
Venue: 24-28 August 2015, Canberra, Australia
By 2050, there will be 9 billion hungry people in the world and less farmland and resources than there’s ever been. The solutions are keenly debated both in rural and urban society. There is a need for young leaders to be engaged in finding sustainable agricultural solutions to the growing global need for safe, nutritious food. On August 24-28, 2015 in Canberra, Australia, 100 young leaders from around the world will gather at the Global Youth Ag-Summit to discuss ideas, develop a vision and deliver action.
The 2015 Youth Ag-Summit will be an unique opportunity for... Read More »
Deadline: 24 October 2014
Open to: international chemistry graduates with excellent academic results
Scholarship: annual stipend of AUD $25,392 (approx. €17,500)
The University of Queensland’s Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (AIBN) is an integrated multi-disciplinary research institute bringing together the skills of world-class researchers working at the intersection of biology, chemistry, engineering and computer modelling. The University of Queensland’s is now inviting applications for PhD positions in Polymer Chemistry for domestic and international students. The successful candidates will receive systematic training in Polymer and Organic Chemistry, including the synthesis and state-of-the-art characterization techniques. The candidates will be housed in an excellent research environment with the latest laboratory facilities and polymer characterization equipment.
Applicants should be high-quality chemistry graduates with either Honours... Read More »
Deadline: 10 October 2014
Open to: researchers from Latvia, Estonia, Lithuania, Poland, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania, Bulgaria, Russia and Croatia
Fellowship: up to 20,000 AUD
The Group of Eight (Go8) is a coalition of leading Australian universities, comprehensive in general and professional education and distinguished by depth and breadth in research. The Go8 European Fellowship scheme recognises the importance of international contacts for early career researchers. The Group of Eight (Go8) Australian universities fund eight European Fellowships for early career researchers in Europe per year. Fellows will be based at a member university for a period of three to six months. It is envisaged that Fellows will continue to collaborate with Australian research partners when they return to their home institutions. The leading universities are:
The University of... Read More »