KU Leuven PhD Position Belgium

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

Deadline: 31 March 2017 Open to: international students Scholarship: varied and challenging job with an attractive salary package

Description

KU Leuven University is inviting applications for PhD Position for international students. Applicants are part of a multidisciplinary research group working on the topic of Life Cycle Engineering under the supervision of Dr Jef Peeters, Prof. Joost Duflou and Prof. Dirk Cattrysse. The Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, also known as KU Leuven or the University of Leuven, is a Dutch-speaking university in Leuven, Flanders, Belgium. Due to the continuously increasing complexity of products and the rapid development of new sorting and recycling processes, there is a constant need to determine the optimal combination of existing and recently developed sorting and recycling processes for both... Read More »

United Nations University PhD Internship

Posted on March 20th, 2017 in Jobs & Internships, PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 March 2017  and 30 September each year Open to: international students living or working in developing countries and on their later stages of the PhD Remuneration: monthly stipend of EUR 1,600, travel grant, medical insurance

Description

Applicants must be enrolled in a PhD programme and have shown the ability to conduct research on developing economies. Preference will be given to candidate living or work in developing countries and who are at later stages of the PhD. The PhD Internship Programme gives registered doctoral students an opportunity to utilize the resources and facilities at UNU-WIDER for their PhD dissertation or thesis research, and to work with UNU-WIDER researchers in areas of mutual interest.

Eligibility Applicants must be enrolled in a PhD programme and... Read More »

Urban Land Governance Specialization Internship

Posted on March 10th, 2017 in Jobs & InternshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: rolling  Open to: student at a Dutch or foreign university Remuneration: 300 EUR per month for undergraduate students and 500 EUR per month for master students.

Description

The Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies (IHS) is a center of urban expertise of Erasmus University Rotterdam. Looking at cities from different perspectives, they educate urban professionals from diverse backgrounds, consult national and local governments from the Global South and engage in cutting-edge urban research. Bringing practical experience from real-life projects back to the classroom, they inspire collaboration and co-creation of urban knowledge. Together with the partners, they work at the forefront of urban development to improve the wellbeing of people living in cities across the globe.

 Eligibility The candidate should be a student at a Dutch or foreign university... Read More »

Korean Government Scholarship

Posted on March 8th, 2017 in Master, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 20 March 2017 Open to: International students Scholarship: full tuition, monthly stipend and round-trip airfare

Description

The KGSP (Korean Government Scholarship Program) is a scholarship program sponsored by the NIIED (National Institute for International Education) and designed to provide higher education in Korea for international students in the aim of promoting international exchange in education and mutual friendship amongst the participating countries. The KDI School of Public Policy and Management is a government-run graduate school affiliated with the Korea Development Institute (KDI), and a member of the National Research Council for Economics, Humanities, and Social Sciences.

Eligibility Be non-Korean citizens whose parents are also non-Korean citizens. Applicants must be from designated countries; Be physically and mentally healthy; Be under 40 years of age as of September 1st,... Read More »

Taiwan Government Scholarships

Posted on March 6th, 2017 in Bachelor, Master, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 17 March 2017 Open to: international students (except Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macao SAR student) Scholarship: return airfare, housing, tuition, insurance, textbook costs and a monthly allowance

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The Ministry of Education (MOE) in the Republic of China (Taiwan) established the Huayu Enrichment Scholarship (HES) program to encourage international students (except Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macao SAR students) to undertake Mandarin language courses in the Republic of China (Taiwan), to provide opportunities to increase understanding of Taiwanese culture and society, and to promote mutual understanding and interactions between Taiwan and the international community.

Eligibility Applicants applying for a TaiwanICDF scholarship must meet both the general eligibility criteria and be a national of a country on the List of Countries... Read More »

Schwarzkopf Foundation Travel Grants

Posted on March 6th, 2017 in GrantsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 19 March 2017 Open to: young people residing in the Council of Europe member states Prize: 550 EUR

Description

With its travel grants the Schwarzkopf Foundation Young Europe wants to give young people the opportunity to travel and explore Europe. The Schwarzkopf Foundation Young Europe offers young people the chance to get to know European neighbours as well as to become aware of current cultural or political developments of the continent. The travel grantees report about their insights and experiences with a travel report.

Applicants can freely choose their European country or countries of destination. The trip needs to have a specifically defined research topic regarding a current cultural or political development in the context of European integration or... Read More »

Krzysztof Skubiszewski Scholarship

Posted on March 3rd, 2017 in PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 13 April 2017 Open to: candidates from Central Europe, the Balkans, the Baltic States, Eastern Europe, Russia, Central Asia & the Caucasus Scholarship: include accommodation, transport

Description

The scholarship and the research grant are established to promote democracy, the respect of human rights, the rule of law, and the respect of law in international relations. Krzysztof Skubiszewski was the first Polish Minister of Foreign Affairs to be appointed after Poland regained its independence; he served from 1989 to 1993. Scholarships are available to pursue research and are awarded in the field of law, political science or contemporary history. The Foundation will grant one scholarship and two research grants for the academic year. Applications are invited for the Krzysztof Skubiszewski Scholarship and Research Grant for the... Read More »

Alpbach Scholarship Programme

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

Deadline: 31 March 2017 Open to: people under the age of 30 Scholarship:  covers the participation fee for all Alppbach events

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Broaden your horizons and attend the European Forum Alpbach 2017 as a student. Immerse yourself in an environment bursting with novel ideas, new ways of thinking and opportunities for making new contacts. Every summer at the European Forum Alpbach some 700 young people from over 70 nations immerse themselves in a unique environment of new ideas, new ways of thinking and new contacts. This year the programme includes 20 academic seminars chaired by respected scholars and over 200 plenary discussions and breakout sessions on the general theme of “Conflict and Cooperation”..

Eligibility

The offer is aimed at people... Read More »

PhD in Economics at CERGE-EI in Prague

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

Deadline: 30 April 2017 Open to: prospective PhD students, master graduates Scholarship: full tuition waiver and stipend to cover living costs starting from USD 6,050 annually

Description

The CERGE-EI PhD in Economics is a US-style program designed for outstanding students who desire a rigorous graduate education in Economics at a prestigious international institution. The students aim is to pursue academic careers in respected university departments around the world, or to enter high level positions in international organizations, central banks, government ministries, or in private sector organizations.

The program consists of two years of coursework, followed by approximately two to three years of supervised PhD dissertation research. The program leads to an MA degree in Economics awarded under an absolute charter granted by the State of New York, USA,... Read More »

2nd ASEF Young Leaders Summit

Posted on March 1st, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 20 March 2017 Open to: young leaders ranging from entrepreneurs, students, academics to professionals Cost: no registration or participation fee

Description

The 2nd edition of the ASEF Young Leaders Summit (#ASEFYLS2) is for young thinkers and doers to dismantle the conventional and to bring forward fresh ideas and solutions to a more inclusive, fair and accessible employment market for the youth. Themed “Access to Youth Employment”, ASEFYLS2 contributes to the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), in particular, goal 4 (on education), 5 (on gender equality), 8 (on decent work) and 9 (on industry and innovation). The project focuses on eight thematic areas linked to job-creation and inclusion: Age; education, disability, finance, gender, location, social backgrounds, technology; 

Eligibility Citizen of any of the 51 Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Partner... Read More »