Fully Funded PhD Studentships at Loughborough University

Posted on January 19th, 2017 in PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 27 January 2017 Open to: UK/EU graduates with backgrounds in relevant disciplines and who are articulated, well qualified and highly motivated Scholarship: 14,296 GBP per annum

Description

Applications are invited for up to two fully funded studentships in the School of Social, Political and Geographical Sciences at Loughborough University. Internationally renowned for its research excellence, the University has a vibrant research student community of around 1200 students. In the most recent Research Excellence Framework, every department was found to be undertaking research that is internationally recognized, with many regarded as ‘world leading’.

The studentships are central to the School’s overarching research interests in five areas: Communication, culture and public scholarship; Children, youth and families; Environmental processes; Migration, identities, the... Read More »

Beijing Government Scholarships

Posted on January 18th, 2017 in Bachelor, Fellowship, Master, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 April 2017 Open to: interested international students planning to to undertake doctoral, masters, undergraduate, senior scholar program and long term language program and exchange program Scholarship: provide tuition fees fully or partially plus accomodation

Description

The Beijing Government Scholarship (BGS) was established by Beijing Municipal Government, aiming to provide tuition fees fully or partially  and accomodation to the international students studying or applying for studying in Beijing. eBeijing is authorized by the Beijing Municipal Government and organized jointly by the Foreign Affairs Office of the People’s Government of Beijing Municipality and the Beijing Network Information Industry Office. The website aims to strengthen the exchanges, cooperation and friendship between Beijing and the rest of the world through the internet in English.

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PhD Studentships in Citizenship, Civil Society and Rule of Law

Posted on January 18th, 2017 in PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 10 February 2017 Open to: applicants holding or be close to completing a postgraduate Masters degree in anthropology, cultural and literary studies, history, legal theory and socio-legal studies, philosophy, politics, religious studies, sociology and theology Scholarship: include home/overseas fees and a full stipend of £14,539 per annum

Description

Founded in 2009, CISRUL studies the application of political ideas globally. The Centre draws on expertise across disciplines to examine how political principles function within and beyond the contemporary West. Concepts such as ‘citizenship’, ‘civil society’, and the ‘rule of law’ are used as often by policy makers as by scholars. Core to CISRUL’s mission is informing academic and public debate on how they are used, and to what effect.

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PhD in Russian, Eastern and South Eastern European Studies

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

Deadline: 11 January 2017 Open to: students from UK and EU Scholarship: university fees, stipend to cover living expenses, access to further funds for skills training and research

Description

The School of History at the University of East Anglia invites applications from outstanding PhD candidates for studentships funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council as part of the CHASE Doctoral Training Partnership. There will also be studentships funded by the Faculty of Arts and Humanities.

The School of History at UEA is a leading centre for the study of the history of Russia, Eastern and South Eastern Europe. It has a vibrant research community in these areas, with regular research seminars and a lively group of doctoral students... Read More »

MASDAR Institute Full Scholarships 2017 for Graduate Studies in UAE

Posted on January 4th, 2017 in Master, PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 May 2017 Open to: UAE and international students Scholarship: fully Scholarship

Description

Masdar Institute of Science and Technology is the world’s first graduate-level university dedicated to providing real-world solutions to issues of sustainability. The Institute’s goal is to become a world-class research-driven graduate-level university, focusing on advanced energy and sustainable technologies.

Eligibility

Applicants must meet all of the following criteria to be eligible to apply for this scholarship:-

For Masters:

A relevant undergraduate degree in science, engineering or IT from a recognized and accredited university; A minimum CGPA of 3.0 (on a scale of 4.0) or equivalent (2nd class upper in the British system); A minimum GRE Quantitative score of 155 (700 on the old scale); A minimum TOEFL score of 91... Read More »

Nanyang Technological University Fellowship

Posted on January 2nd, 2017 in Fellowship, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 18 January 2017 Open to: applicants with a doctoral degree issued no more than three years Scholarship: includes ticket by the most economical route, per diem and registration fees

Description

Nanyang Technological University is inviting applications for CLASS postdoctoral/research fellowships for the academic year 2017-2018. International applicants are eligible to apply for these fellowships. Successful candidates will be affiliated with one or more than one of the constituent schools of the College namely, School of Art, Design, and Media (ADM), School of Humanities (SoH), School of Social Sciences (SSS), and the Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information (WKWSCI). The Nanyang Technological University is an autonomous university in Singapore offering publicly-funded degree programmes.

Eligibility Applicants must possess a doctoral degree issued no more than... Read More »

Japan Foundation Scholarships: Master & PhD in Sustainability Science

Posted on January 2nd, 2017 in Master, PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 28 Febuary 2017 for Master studies/  28 April 2017 for the doctoral degree programme Open to: graduates from developing countries, who can demonstrate a need for financial assistance Scholarship: fully waived tuition fees with 1,200 USD stipend for a maximum of 24 months

Description

UNU-IAS is now accepting applications for September 2017 admission to our postgraduate degree programmes, the Master of Science in Sustainability, and the PhD in Sustainability Science. Those who expect to receive a required degree before September 2017 are also eligible to apply.

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The Japan Foundation for UNU (JFUNU) Scholarship is available for outstanding applicants from developing countries who can demonstrate a need for financial assistance, and they will be considered as candidates... Read More »

Two-Year Training Program for Postdoctoral Fellows

Posted on December 30th, 2016 in Fellowship, Scholarships, Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 22 February 2017  Open to: graduation from a PhD program Scholarship: 55,000 USD annual funding for fellows

Description

Mitacs Elevate is a two-year training program for postdoctoral fellows, in which participants lead and undertake an industrially relevant research project in any discipline. During this time, Fellows receive experiential training in R&D directly through their industry-academic research collaboration and leadership training and business acumen through the program’s training curriculum. With a suite of skills development workshops and activities unique to Mitacs Elevate, Fellows learn about communication, leadership & management and other critical business skills relevant to R&D management careers in academia and industry. These training opportunities complement Fellows’ specialized expertise and ensure they are ready to lead large-scale research project throughout their careers regardless... Read More »

University of Toronto Postdoctoral Fellowship

Posted on December 30th, 2016 in Fellowship, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 Febuary 2017 Open to: recently awarded PhDs candidates Scholarship: round-trip economy airfare, visa costs and medical  insurance

Description

The Petro Jacyk Educational Foundation and the Centre for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies (CERES) at University of Toronto are accepting applications for the Petro Jacyk Postdoctoral Fellowship in Ukrainian Politics, Culture, and Society for the 2017-2018 academic year. Students of all nationalities are eligible to apply for these scholarships. Two types of fellowships will be awarded: Petro Jacyk Postdoctoral Fellowship and Petro Jacyk Visiting Scholars Program.

The objective of the Postdoctoral Fellowship is to support annually one of the most promising junior scholars studying contemporary Ukraine and thereby to advance academic understanding of Ukrainian politics, culture, and society.

Eligibility

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Romanian Government Scholarships

Posted on December 30th, 2016 in Bachelor, Master, PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 20 March 2017 Open to: citizens of non-EU countries Scholarship: includes tuition, accomodation and monthly stipend

Description

Applications are invited for Romanian Government scholarships available for citizens of non-EU countries. Up to 85 scholarships are awarded for undergraduate and postgraduate studies in Romania. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is the institution of central public administration which implements the foreign policy of Romania, in accordance with the legislation in force and with the Government’s Program. In order to promote Romanian language and culture, the Ministry of National Education Scientific Research has decided that the beneficiaries of the scholarships should study only in the Romanian language.

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Foreign citizens of Romanian origin and those belonging to the neighbouring historic Romanian communities benefit from other... Read More »