Excellence Scholarships for International Students University of Limoges in France

Posted on February 21st, 2017 in Master, PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 April 2017 Open to: international students for pursuing master and doctoral programme Scholarship: EUR 2500 per semester

Description

The University of Limoges offers for an annual program of Excellence scholarships in partnership with its Foundation and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region. Scholarships are open to international students for pursuing master and doctoral programme for the academic year 2017-2018.

The University of Limoges is a French public research university, based in Limoges. The semiotician Jacques Fontanille, a senior member of the “Institut Universitaire de France”, is the president.

Eligibility The excellence of the application; The motivation for doctoral training; To register for a doctorate, you should: Hold a master’s degree or other equivalent degree. The equivalence of diplomas will be examined by the doctoral school board; To be admitted... 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 »

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 »

Project Research Associate at ECMI

Posted on February 9th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline 20 February 2017 Open to: a PhD-degree or a near finished PhD in law, politics/IR, history or the social sciences Remuneration:  is determined on the basis of the candidate’s skills and German pay levels

Description The European Centre for Minority Issues (ECMI) is expanding its Eastern Partnership Programme team and invites applications for a new position as Project Research Associate within the field of “Minority Studies” beginning as soon as possible. Minority Studies at ECMI cover research on national and ethnic autochthonous minority issues in Europe. The successful candidate will be attached to our Ukraine team focusing on supporting the democratization of Ukraine’s minority governance and enhancing inter-cultural dialogue between minorities and majorities. Responsibilities include conducting applied research as well as knowledge dissemination... Read More »

Pasteur Institute Doctoral Research Scholarship for Scientists

Posted on February 8th, 2017 in PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline:  15 July 2017 Open to: both French and foreign scientists are eligible to apply for this scholarship Scholarship: covers living and insurance expenses

Description

The Pasteur Institute International Division allocates funding (twice yearly) to promote and aid completion of doctoral theses for both French and foreign scientists in institutes of the Pasteur Institute International Network located outside mainland France.  The Pasteur Institute is a private, non-profit foundation. Its mission is to help prevent and treat diseases, mainly those of infectious origin, through research, teaching, and public health initiatives. Scholarship is available to pursue research topic related to any theme developed in laboratories at International Network institutes, such as infectious diseases (infectious pathophysiology, immunology, microbiology, epidemiology, virology, parasitology), and public health activities (diagnosis, surveillance,... Read More »

Max Planck Institute for Software Systems Internship

Posted on February 7th, 2017 in Jobs & InternshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: rolling until April Open to: students (Bachelor, Master and Doctoral) and industry employees interested in pursuing graduate studies Remuneration: monthly stipends, plus free housing by the institute and travel reimbursment

Description

Internships provide an opportunity for exceptionally well-qualified undergraduate and graduate students to take part in research projects at the MPI for Software Systems. Interns are expected to tackle new and challenging research problems in close collaboration with graduate students and faculty at the institute. Successful internships often result in coauthored publications at top academic conferences. 

Only a limited number of internship positions are available each year, and admissions are very competitive. Candidates are selected based on their academic achievements (e.g., honors, course grades, prior project experience) as well as their... 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 »

Summer school “Democratic innovations in Europe and in the European Union”

Posted on February 3rd, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 April 2017 Open to: advanced Master students and PhD students from all across Europe and the world Venue: 21 – 25 August 2017, Brussels, Belgium

Description

The summer school on democratic innovations addresses this problem and seeks to provide students with a fuller understanding of democratic innovations. The courses will discuss in detail their effects on communities, structures, systems, policies and citizens’ participation. The summer school aims to identify and assess the benefits, disadvantages, functioning and challenges of democratic innovations in contemporary representative democracies. To achieve these objectives, the summer school will combine a broad array of theoretical approaches (made available to students in the reading package of every course) with methodological and empirical perspectives in every course (i.e. a hands-on approach). The... Read More »

Summer School Social Cohesion BIGSSS

Posted on February 3rd, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 February 2017 Open to: MA and early PhD students from universities around the world Costs: board, lodging and support with travel costs are covered by the organisers

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The summer school focuses on the interplay between social cohesion and cultural, ethnic, religious plurality, in times of societal transformations and increasing migration flows around the globe. Participants will have the opportunity to assess and discuss the impact of socio-structural, institutional, political as well as individual factors on social cohesion at different levels of a societal organisation. Next, to the question as to what promotes social cohesion, the summer school pays equal attention to the importance of cohesion for the well-being of social entities and individuals, both in the OECD... Read More »

WIPO Internship Program

Posted on February 1st, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 September 2017 Open to: students and graduates from all regions of the world Remuneration: WIPO Internship Program consists of two categories, based on the level of study of the interns.

Description

The WIPO Internship Program is open to students and graduates from all regions of the world, with a background in law, particularly in intellectual property, or in other fields relevant to WIPO such as science and technology, finance, human resources, economics, communications, information technology, translation and international relations.

The WIPO Internship Program supports WIPO’s mission to promote innovation and creativity for the economic, social and cultural development of all countries through a balanced and effective international intellectual property system, enabling interns to learn about the core values and... Read More »