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


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


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 Fellowship at the Max Planck Sciences Po Center, Paris

Posted on January 17th, 2017 in Fellowship, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 March 2017 Open to: candidates who hold a Master’s degree in history, sociology, or political science, with additional training in related fields such as economics, management, philosophy or antropology Fellowship: EUR 2,188 / month (gross salary, about 1,600 EUR net); three-year contract starting in October 2017


The Max Planck Sciences Po Center on Coping with Instability in Market Societies invites applications for doctoral fellowships. PhD fellowship recipients will work under the supervision of Prof. Jenny Andersson or Prof. Olivier Godechot and are required to apply for formal enrollment in the doctoral program in sociology or political science at Sciences Po in Paris.

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University of Bamberg Scholarships

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

Deadline: 28 February 2017 Open to: international students holding a Master’s degree in sociology, psychology, educational sciences, political science, economics, demographics, or statistics Scholarship: amounts to 1,365.00 EUR per month plus a grant for material costs


The Bamberg Graduate School of Social Sciences (BAGSS) is a multidisciplinary Graduate School funded by the German Science Foundation (DFG) as part of the German Excellence Initiative. The School was established in 2010 to create an innovative working and learning environment for exceptionally qualified doctoral researchers. The primary goal of the school is to provide doctoral scholars with an outstanding, supportive environment for learning, research, and career development.

Eligibility Applicants should hold a master’s degree or an equivalent in one of the following fields: sociology, psychology, educational sciences, political... 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


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.

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Shanghai University Scholarship

Posted on December 29th, 2016 in Bachelor, Master, PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 April 2017 Open to: international students Scholarship: includes waiver of tuition fee, accomodation provided, monthly stipend and health insurance


Shanghai University, abbreviated as SHU or Shangda, is a public research university located in Shanghai, China. Shanghai University is one of the nation’s leading research universities. Shanghai University is offering scholarships to new international students. These scholarships are available for pursuing bachelor, master and doctoral degree programme (except MBA and MTCSOL)

Eligibility Be a non-Chinese citizen in good health; Not be an enrolled degree student in Chinese universities at the time of application; Be a high school graduate under the age of 25 when applying for the undergraduate programs; Be a Master’s degree holder under the age of 40 when applying for doctoral... Read More »

Fellow Vacancy at School of Slavonic and East European Studies

Posted on December 27th, 2016 in Jobs & InternshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 5 February 2017 Open to: Phd holders, with the degree related to Slavonic and East European Studies Remuneration: salary for the position inclusive of London allowance is from 34,056 -41,163 GBP/ per annum

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Post-doctoral Mellon research fellowship focused on ‘Critical Area Studies and the Production of Knowledge’ is funded for one year and is embedded within a six-year themed research programme established at UCL in 2012, entitled New Horizons in Russia and Eastern Europe: A New Vision through Language-Based Area Studies. This one-year strand will focus specifically on the production of knowledge on educational practices in Area Studies. The fellowship is to be taking place at the School of Slavonic and East European Studies.

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2017 Buffett Award for Leadership in African Conservation

Posted on December 23rd, 2016 in GrantsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 January 2017 Open to: anyone interested in conservation, and supporting ongoing work in conserving nature or culture in Africa Grant: the award includes a USD 25,000 grant


The National Geographic Society (NGS) is currently soliciting nominations for the 2017 Buffett Award for Leadership in African Conservation.

Since 2002, the award has honored the unsung heroes of conservation, celebrating the recipient’s achievements and supporting ongoing work in conserving nature or culture in Africa. 

Past recipients of the National Geographic Society/Buffett Award have conducted conservation research on elephants and the bush-meat trade in Tanzania, worked to ensure that local communities in Uganda benefit from conservation initiatives, developed sustainable agricultural practices for small farmers in Cameroon, and more.

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Berlin Potsdam Research Group Fellowship

Posted on December 22nd, 2016 in Fellowship, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 January 2017 Open to: applicants worldwide with a doctorate in international law or in international relations. Scholarship: stipend of 2500,00 Euro plus a roundtrip (economy)


Developments in recent years give rise to the question whether the move towards an international rule of law, which seems to continue in some areas, has lost momentum in others. The research group Kolleg-Forschergruppe has an opening for a fixed-term position for a period of 12 months which may be extended by up to a further year. Fellows will work at Humboldt University Berlin. They will cooperate with the group’s senior researchers and participate in the academic exchange of the Research Group and expected to complete a peer-reviewed publication project during their fellowship.

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Internship Web Content Management

Posted on December 21st, 2016 in Jobs & InternshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 January 2017 Open to: recent graduate, between 22 and 29 years old (maximum) Remuneration: internship stipend (800 EUR per month for holders of a Bachelor’s degree, 1,000 EUR per month for holder of a Master’s degree)


The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) is a joint international institution of the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group of States and the European Union (EU). CTA has an opening for an intern within the Knowledge Management and Communication (KMC) Programme.

The successful candidate will report to and work within the Associate Programme like a Coordinator for Web Content Management for tasks related to digital content management. He/she will report to and work with the Programme Coordinator for tasks related... Read More »