Deadline: no fixed deadline, applications accepted throughout the year
Open to: citizens of the United States of America and of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; currently enrolled in a doctoral degree or research-oriented Master’s programs
Scholarship: the scholarships have a value of 20,000 CZK per month; awarded for periods from one to 10 months
Masaryk University is pleased to offer Kohn Research Scholarships. The main objective of the Masaryk University is to provide high quality, comprehensive educational and training opportunities that are compatible to changing needs of the students.
Masaryk University, located in Brno, is the second-largest public university in the Czech Republic and the leading higher education institution in Moravia. One of Masaryk University’s top priorities... Read More »
Deadline: 8 August 2016
Open to: candidates holding a Bachelor degree or higher
Remuneration: 10.00USD per hour
Doctors without borders/ Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) published office internship position in their New York office starting from September. There are various positions available coming from different profiles like Communication, Human Resource, Development, Executive and other. This is a competitive program. Candidates will be selected on a merit basis.
Students holding a bachelor degree or higher;
Proficient in English (other languages are a plus);
All candidates are responsible for their own accommodation (and relocation, if applicable) in New York City;
Additional knowledge in the field of application is highly beneficial.
Applicants will receive 10.00 USD per hour and will work approximately 20 hours/week;
Students are responsible for finding accommodation on... Read More »
Deadline: 15 July 2016
Open to: scholars who have received a terminal advanced degree within the past seven years in the humanities, social sciences or in a professional field such as architecture or law
Fellowship: stipend of USD 4,200 per month
The John W. Kluge Center at the Library of Congress invites qualified scholars to conduct research at the Kluge Center using the Library of Congress collections and resources for a period of four to eleven months.
The Kluge Center especially encourages humanistic and social science research that makes use of the Library’s large and varied collections. Interdisciplinary, cross-cultural, or multi-lingual research is particularly welcome. Among the collections available to researchers are the world’s largest law library and outstanding multi-lingual collections... Read More »
Deadline: 11 July 2016
Open to: students/ young researchers
Venue: 12-14 November 2016, Washington DC, USA
OpenCon is a platform for the next generation to learn about Open Access, Open Education, and Open Data, develop critical skills, and catalyze action toward a more open system of research and education. OpenCon 2016 will be held in Washington DC on November 12-14, with satellite events around the world. OpenCon will convene students and early career academic professionals from around the world and serve as a powerful catalyst for projects led by the next generation to advance OpenCon’s three focus areas.
Through a program of keynotes, panel discussions, workshops, and hackathons, participants will build skills in key areas—from raising institutional awareness to coordinating national-level... Read More »
Deadline: 1 September 2016
Open to: citizens of the United States and Japan as well as to nationals of other countries, holders of a PhD or the terminal degree in their field
Fellowship: the maximum stipend is USD 23,500, including one round-trip air ticket
The Social Science Research Council (SSRC) and the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership (CGP) announce the annual Abe Fellowship Program competition. Funding for the Abe Fellowship Program is provided by CGP.
The Abe Fellowship is designed to encourage international multidisciplinary research on topics of pressing global concern. The program seeks to foster the development of a new generation of researchers who are interested in policy-relevant topics of long-range importance and who are willing to become... Read More »
Deadline: 27 July 2016
Open to: 32 years of age or younger citizens of a member country of the World Bank with 3 years professional experience
Remuneration: competitive salary based on their education and professional experience
The World Bank Group Young Professionals Program (YPP) is a starting point for an exciting career in the World Bank. It is a unique opportunity for younger talent who have both a passion for international development and the leadership potential to grow in fascinating top technical and managerial roles in the World Bank Group.
Placed directly with their respective hiring teams, Young Professionals are expected to make significant contributions towards the unit’s work program while they gain a broad overview of the WBG’s policies and work.
During... Read More »
Deadline: 13 June 2016
Open to: advanced graduate students and postdocs
Venue: 15-19 August 2016, The Pennsylvania State University, USA
The Network for Sustainable Climate Risk Management (SCRiM) links an international, transdisciplinary team of climate scientists, economists, philosophers, statisticians, engineers, and policy analysts to answer the question, “What are sustainable, scientifically sound, technologically feasible, economically efficient, and ethically defensible climate risk management strategies?”
The 4th Annual Summer School on Sustainable Climate Risk Management will take place 15-19 August 2016 at The Pennsylvania State University.
Tribal Perspectives on Climate Change;
Earth System Modeling;
Policy Analysis and Robust Decision-making;
Climate Data Analysis;
Coupled Epistemic-Ethical Analysis.
This program is targeted at advanced graduate students and postdocs.
In special circumstances, they may consider applications from other early-career professionals who... Read More »
Deadline: 13 June 2016
Open to: experienced journalists from a community underrepresented by traditional media
Fellowship: salary of USD 40,000, plus vacation, commuting, and health benefits
YES! Magazine is an award-winning, national, nonprofit media organization. The Magazine’s print publication reaches 60,000 people each quarter. This position is open for a journalist for a one-year, full-time, in-house reporting fellowship based in their Bainbridge Island, Washington, office, near Seattle. YES! established this fellowship to support journalists from communities of color and to increase the diversity of voices and perspectives in our social justice reporting and writing.
The fellowship offers the opportunity to work with experienced writers, editors, and designers to create incisive articles about solution-based responses to the news of the day and to pursue in-depth reporting projects.... Read More »
Deadline: 17 June 2016
Open to: practitioners and policy-makers working on economic, environmental, and social challenges at the urban and regional levels with at least seven years of experience
Fellowship: awards up to USD 8,000 per fellowship
The German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF) is currently inviting applicants for its Urban and Regional Policy Fellowship Program 2016, with an aim to support research proposals that explore strategies for enhancing equity and inclusion in transatlantic cities.
The Fellowship provides opportunities for practitioners and policy-makers working on economic, environmental, and social challenges at the urban and regional levels.
The goal of the Urban and Regional Policy Fellowship Program is to allow fellows to expand their professional expertise, networks, and ability to effectively... Read More »
Deadline: 18 October 2016
Open to: currently enrolled in a PhD/doctoral program and must have completed their course work, passed their qualifying examinations
Fellowship: living allowance of USD 3,000 per month and travel costs
The Beinecke Library offers a limited number of fellowships for non-Yale graduate students (doctoral candidates) wishing to conduct primary research for their dissertations or doctoral thesis.
These fellowships are extremely competitive. Only applicants demonstrating a need for in-depth consultation of Beinecke materials will receive serious consideration. Recipients are expected to be in residence during the period of their award and are encouraged to participate in the activities of Yale University.
Granted for one, two, or three months, fellowships must be taken up between 1... Read More »