Dahlem Postdoc Fellowships 2017

Posted on February 20th, 2017 in Fellowship, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 March 2017 Open to: postdoctoral researchers of all disciplines and all nationalities who hold a doctoral degree, completed their doctoral degree no longer than four years prior to the deadline, have at least six months’ international research experience Scholarship: a monthly research allowance (300 Euro for office-based/ 600 Euro for field-trip-based/ 900 Euro for lab-based projects)

Description

DAHLEM POSTDOC FELLOWSHIPS provide funding for highly qualified postdoctoral fellows with at least six months of international research experience* to conduct their own research within one of the university’s outstanding collaborative research projects. In addition, international research stays are supported in order to allow researchers to build up a full year of international research experience by the time they complete their DAHLEM POSTDOC FELLOWSHIP.

Eligibility

Applicants have... Read More »

Jean d’Alembert International Fellowship

Posted on February 20th, 2017 in Fellowship, PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 March 2017 Open to: scientists of all nationalities are eligible to apply Remuneration: salary of 2600 EUR net for the program “young researcher” and 3300 EUR net for the confirmed researchers

Description

Through this program, the Paris-Saclay Excellence Initiative aims to enable highly qualified foreign scientists to spend long periods of time (from 6 to 12 months) in one of the laboratories within its perimeter. The University of Paris-Saclay would like to promote access to its master’s (nationally-certified degree) programs to international students, taught in its member establishments, and to make it easier for highly-qualified foreign students to attend its University especially those wishing to develop an academic project through research up to the doctoral level. The university of Paris-Saclay is... Read More »

World Conference Journalists Fellowship

Posted on February 17th, 2017 in Grants, Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 March 2017 Open: U.S. and international students at the undergraduate level Cost: full and partial support to cover economy airfare, accommodation will be provided

Description

The world conference of science journalists 2017 is excited to offer to travel fellowships for professional and student attendees from the U.S. and abroad. These fellowships are intended to enable those who otherwise could not attend to join us for the conference in San Francisco.

Eligibility WCSJ2017 will provide special training, mentoring, editing, and publication opportunities for students interested in writing, editing, or producing science news, information, or commentary for the public as a career. Priority for these fellowships will be given to U.S. and international students at the undergraduate level, although graduate students in the sciences or early-career... Read More »

PhD positions in Critical Security Studies

Posted on February 16th, 2017 in Jobs & Internships, PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 9 March 2017 Open to:  candidates having a master’s degree in a field politics, International Relations, law, anthropology, social sciences, or European Studies Remuneration: indication from 2,191 to 2,801 Euros gross per month

Description

The Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences (FMG) of the University of Amsterdam (UvA) is the largest educational and research institution in the social sciences in the Netherlands. The Faculty serves 7,500 students in numerous Bachelor and Master programmes in Political Science, Sociology, Anthropology, Communication Science, Psychology, Social Geography, Planning and International Development Studies, and Educational Sciences. The academic staff are employed in education as well as research. There are over 1,100 employees in the Faculty, which resides in a number of buildings in the centre of... Read More »

IDEX 2017 Global Fellows Program in India

Posted on February 14th, 2017 in Fellowship, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 March 2017 Open to: young professionals (ages 21-35) who have a proven track record of leadership Fellowship: monthly stipend, housing, pre-departure virtual training, monthly capacity building workshops

Description

IDEX is Accepting Applications for the  July 2017 Global Fellows Program in India! Special offers for early birds who apply before 20 February 2017. IDEX is developing the next wave of “social intrapreneurs” who will support, lead and advance the work of socially-focused enterprises around the world! IDEX Fellows undergo six months of leadership and business development training by working  full-time for social enterprises across India.

Eligibility All corners of the world for individuals who are committed and passionate about having a high-impact career and advancing the social impact space; Young professionals (ages 21-35) who have a... Read More »

Yunus and Youth Global Fellowship Program 2017

Posted on February 13th, 2017 in Fellowship, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 26 February 2017 Open to: young social entrepreneurs Fellowship: webinars, tailored online mentoring program, increasing your global network

Description

Are you building a business to create a better world? Apply now for the Yunus&Youth (Y&Y) Global Fellowship Program for social business entrepreneurs. Get professional support and mentoring to scale your social venture. Become one of the 25 young change makers from around the world growing sustainable solutions to social problems.

The Y&Y Fellowship Program is a six-month online global program for young people running businesses tackling social issues. It empowers young social entrepreneurs helping them validate their business model and build a compelling strategy for their venture.

Yunus&Youth aims to train, equip and connect young social entrepreneurs with the expertise,... Read More »

International IGB Fellowship Programme

Posted on February 13th, 2017 in Fellowship, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 June and 1 December 2017 Open to: applicants holding  Master and Doctoral degree Scholarship: provides resources to cover basic living expenses

Description

The Leibniz-Institute of Freshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries (IGB) is a creative, lively and diverse place for conducting research and teaching. Scientists from a whole range of disciplines work under one roof at their Berlin and Neuglobsow sites. Applications are invited for International IGB Fellowship Programme for excellent scientists from all countries and at the different career, stages to apply for a research visit at IGB.  Fellowships are available for PhD students, postdocs and senior scientists for 6-24 months.

Eligibility

Applicants must hold a Master degree or equivalent (PhD fellowships) or a doctoral degree (postdocs and senior scientists) in one of... Read More »

University of British Columbia Fellowship

Posted on February 6th, 2017 in Fellowship, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 10 March 2017 Open to: citizen of a developing country Scholarship: 18,200 CAD per year plus tuition for four years

Description

The University of British Columbia is offering Graduate Global Leadership Fellowships for 2017-2018 academic year for applicants from a developing country. The fellowships are to support international students showing outstanding leadership in humanitarian and development work in their home country. As one of the world’s leading universities, the University of British Columbia creates an exceptional learning environment that fosters global citizenship, advances a civil and sustainable society, and supports outstanding research to serve the people of British Columbia, Canada, and the world.

Eligibility

Applicants must:

Hold a study permit at the beginning of the fellowship funding period; Be a citizen of a developing... Read More »

Joint Fellowship Programme in Asian-African Interactions

Posted on January 31st, 2017 in Fellowship, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 March and 15 September 2017 Open to: candidates having PhD Scholarship: cover a monthly grant to cover the cost of living and housing

Description

It aims to attract researchers whose work is informed by current theoretical debates in the social sciences and humanities over global connectivities and who are able to critically engage with shifting paradigms in “area studies” beyond the ways in which these have traditionally been conceived in the West. This fellowship is jointly offered by IIAS and the African Studies Centre in Leiden. The ASC-IIAS fellowship is intended for researchers specialising in Asian-African interactions.

The fellowship is available in the subjects of African-Asian comparative economic developments or Chinese investments in Africa.

Eligibility

Applicants must meet the following area for the... Read More »

Transatlantic Postdoctoral Fellowship

Posted on January 30th, 2017 in Fellowship, Scholarships, UncategorizedRespond to this post »

Deadline: 27 February 2017 Open to: citizens of the U.S., Canada or Europe Scholarship: monthly stipend, allowance for health insurance and one time travel allowance

Description

The Transatlantic Postdoctoral Fellowship for International Relations and Security (TAPIR) is open for doctoral students of the U.S., Canada or Europe. Fellowships research focuses on topics of international relations and international peace and security issues. Fellows will be supervised by a researcher at each host institute while being integrated into the relevant research units or projects.

Fellows will have the opportunity to work on issues of major and immediate political significance and to publish their work in journals or paper series that will be read by decision-makers worldwide. The fellowship aims to involve fellows actively in the work... Read More »