International Research Fellowships in Critical Digital and Social Media Studies

Posted on October 12th, 2016 in Fellowship, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 28 October 2016 Open to: current and future research leaders holding a PhD at the time of application Fellowship: a scholarship of £7,500 (minus taxes) for a period of a three months, airfare to and from London, the opportunity for independent, critical research, office space and access to the university’s library


The Research Fellowship Programme is one of the key features of the Westminster Institute for Advanced Studies’ (WIAS) and it attracts and brings together current and future academic leaders. It enables fellows to undertake independent and collaborative research on original topics in a stimulating academic environment in London.

Applications for fellowship research projects in the field of critical social and digital media research for the duration of... Read More »

DAAD Scholarships in Germany for Development-Related Postgraduate Courses

Posted on September 22nd, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 October 2016 Open to: young professionals working either for a public authority or a state or private company in a developing country Scholarship: monthly payments of EUR 750 for graduates or EUR 1,000 for doctoral candidates


The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) provides scholarships in Germany for international students for a range of postgraduate courses at German Universities which aim at providing academically educated young professionals from developing countries with further specialized studies. With its development-oriented postgraduate study programmes, the DAAD promotes the training of specialists from development and newly industrialised countries. Well-trained local experts, who are networked with international partners, play an important part in the sustainable development of their countries. They are the best guarantee for a better... Read More »

Facebook Fellowship Program 2017

Posted on September 9th, 2016 in Fellowship, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 November 2016 Open to : full-time Ph.D. students who are currently involved in on-going research in areas related to computer science and engineering Remuneration: 35,000 USD,  and 5,000 USD in conference travel support


Applications are invited for Facebook Fellowship Program available to Ph.D. students globally who are enrolled in an accredited university in any country. International and domestic students can apply for the facebook fellowship program. The Facebook Fellowship Program is designed to encourage and support promising doctoral students who are engaged in innovative and relevant research in areas related to computer science and engineering.

Facebook is accepting applications from students with research related to one of the following areas:

Artificial Intelligence; Computer Vision; Connectivity; Data Mining;  Databases; Distributed Systems, Networking & Operating Systems; Economics and... Read More »

President’s PhD Scholarships at Imperial College London, UK

Posted on September 9th, 2016 in PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline:  11 November 2016 Open to: talented candidates with outstanding academic performances from Imperial College London, the UK and worldwide Scholarships full funding for tuition fees, a stipend of £20,800 per annum, a consumables fund of £2,000 per annum for the first 3 years of study


If you are a high performing undergraduate or Master’s student and have a strong desire to undertake a PhD programme at a world class research institution, you could be selected to receive full tuition fees and a generous stipend for a PhD place at Imperial College London. The President’s PhD Scholarships aims to provide up to 50 research students with great potential the opportunity to work within their chosen research field with the support of an excellent supervisor.

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Master’s and Doctoral Scholarships at Central European University

Posted on September 6th, 2016 in Master, PhD, Scholarships, We RecommendRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 February 2017 Open to: graduate students from any country Scholarship: generous financial aid packages available ranging from tuition awards to full scholarships with stipends


Central European University (CEU) brings together students and faculty from some 100 countries to exchange ideas in an open and dynamic academic community in Budapest. Listed among the top 100 universities worldwide by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) in a variety of subjects, it offers world-class master’s and doctoral programs in English to address key issues of the 21st century. Besides interdisciplinary courses taught by an outstanding faculty, the University boasts a highly research-intensive learning environment and a remarkable student/faculty ratio of 8:1. CEU is accredited in the U.S. and Hungary.

Academic areas:

CEU offers degree programs in... Read More »

PhD Fellowship in Majorana Fusion Rules at University of Copenhagen

Posted on September 6th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 September 2016 Open to: applicants should have a MSc degree in physics, experience in experimental quantum device design, fabrication and measurement, data analysis, and programming and good English skills Fellowship: the starting salary is currently at a minimum DKK 306,667 including annual supplement


The Center for Quantum Devices and Station Q Copenhagen is looking to hire one or more PhD students to work on experimental implementation of majorana fusion rules and braiding of Majorana fermions.

Research involves nanofabrication, low-temperature physics using a cryofree dilution refrigerator, rf signal generation and detection, rf electronics in general, programming, data analysis, interaction with theoretical physicists, and aptitude for scientific writing in English.  The Center for Quantum Devices is a Center of Excellence... Read More »

One-Year Scholarships at Bavarian Universities

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

Deadline: 1 December 2016 Open to: graduates from Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia and Ukraine Scholarship: monthly 700 EUR and amounts to EUR 8.400 per year


The Free State of Bavaria will sponsor scholarships for the academic year 2017/18. The objective of the annual scholarship program is to support scientific cooperation and academic exchange between Bavaria and Central-,Eastern- and Southeastern Europe. The scholarships are meant to finance doctoral or postgraduate studies at Bavarian universities. The one-year scholarship can be extended twice for up to 3 years.


Graduates from Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia and Ukraine are eligible to apply. 

 Scholarship The scholarship is paid out monthly (EUR 700 ) and amounts to EUR... Read More »

Geo.X Research School PhD and PostDoc Positions in Germany

Posted on August 30th, 2016 in PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 October 2016 Open to: candidates who have a MSc degree or equivalent at the time of appointment in at least one of the following fields as well as a strong affinity with interdisciplinary research: Earth Sciences, Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Social Sciences, or related fields Scholarships: the salary is determined by the collective bargaining agreement for public employees in Germany


The Geo.X open call creates a cohort of junior researchers pursue research together in an interdisciplinary context. The overlap between the methodological field of Data Science and the geoscientific research topics Natural Hazards and Risks and Geo-Bio-Interactions is the focus of this first call. This interdisciplinary focus covers two of the four Geo.X research topics and bridges... Read More »

Asian Development Bank – Japan Scholarship Program

Posted on August 26th, 2016 in Master, PhD, Scholarships, We RecommendRespond to this post »

Deadline: six months prior commencing with studies Open to: qualified citizens of ADB’s developing member countries to pursue postgraduate studies in economics, management, science and technology Scholarship: full tuition fees, a monthly allowance for expenses, housing, books and instructional materials, medical insurance and travel


Asian Development Bank (ADB) – Japan Scholarship Program (JSP) aims to provide an opportunity for well-qualified citizens of ADB’s developing member countries to pursue postgraduate studies in economics, management, science and technology and other development-related fields at participating academic institutions. Upon completion of their study programs, scholars are expected to contribute to the economic and social development of their home countries. The ADB-JSP enrolls about 300 students annually in participating academic institutions located in 10 countries within the region. The ADB-JSP... Read More »

Fully-Funded International PhD Scholarships at Scuola Normale Superiore

Posted on August 25th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 August 2016 Open to: international and Italian students Scholarship: full financial support: including tuition, fees, and a cost-of-living stipend;


Scuola Normale Superiore is awarding up to 91 fully funded Ph.D. scholarships for the academic year 2016-2017. The mission of Scuola Normale is to select the best students and provide them with the most favorable conditions to develop their talents. Scholarships are available for pursuing Ph.D. research programme.

Scholarships are awarded in the following fields: Classics; Cultures and Societies of Contemporary Europe; Cultures and Societies of Modern Europe; Financial Mathematics; Mathematics; Methods and Models for Molecular Sciences; Nanosciences; Neurosciences; Philosophy; Physics and Political Science and Sociology.

Eligibility International and Italian students; Candidates who, irrespective of their citizenship, have an Italian Laurea Magistrale (MA/MS degree) or an equivalent degree from... Read More »