The CERN gives the opportunity to oartecipate to research activities through a fellowship for talented graduates 

 

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Organization/Company: The European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) is an European Organizations which operates on physic researches. CERN is known for having the bigger particle accelerator of the world. There are 22 member states in this organization, and Israeli is the only non-European country with the granted full membership. One of the most recent achievement was in 2012 with the discover of  A boson with mass around 125 GeV/c2 consistent with the long-sought Higgs boson

 

Duty Station:  Geneva, Switzerland

 

Open To: Graduates from universities or higher technical institutes in a wide range of applied sciences, computing and engineering

 

Timeframe: from 6 to 36 months

 

Deadline: 4 September 2017

 

Job description: The trainees will have the privilege to collaborate with some of the most famous scientist of the last decade. They will have the opportunity to work in the sector of quantum and nuclear physics. It is posssible to apply as Senior Fellowship Programme and Junior Fellowship programme according to qualifications and degree.

 

Qualifications:  There are two levels of Fellowship within the programme:

- The Senior Fellowship Programme, addressed to people with a Ph.D. or at least four years of experience after the Master diploma (or equivalent diploma which has given access to doctoral programmes

- The Junior Fellowship Programme, for holders of at least a Technical Engineer degree (or equivalent) and at most a Master degree (or equivalent) with not more than 4 years of experience (N.B.: the Junior Fellowship programme is only open to nationals of CERN Member States)

 

Wage/Fees: 5165 CHF* to 7963 CHF* per month (stipends are calculated individually) 

*Swiss Franc

 

Application process: The candidates should provide the following documents:

- a Curriculum Vitae

- a list of publications if relevant (for collaborations, please indicate simply the number of publications and only provide details of the most important ones)

- a photocopy of the most recent (highest) qualification

- three recent letters of recommendation (not older than a year at the time of the deadline for applications) to give as broad as possible overview of your academic and/or professional achievements.

Candidates for research fellowships (Theoretical and Experimental Physics) should also include a CV containing:

- A list of publications to which you have made a significant contribution

- Conferences at which you have given presentations

- Statement of research interests

To apply see “useful links”

 

Useful links: Announcement

Apply HERE

Fellowship programme

Cern website

 

Contact information:

CERN

CH-1211 Geneva 23

Switzerland

 

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Are you an African descent living in the Diaspora? If so join the Fellowship Programme that provides the participants with an intensive learning opportunity to deepen their understanding of the United Nations human rights system, instruments and mechanisms, with a focus on issues of particular relevance to people of African descent

For more similar opportunities visit our section International Organizations 

 

Organization: The United Nations is an international organization founded in 1945. It is currently made up of 193 Member States. The mission and work of the United Nations are guided by the purposes and principles contained in its founding Charter. Each of the 193 Member States of the United Nations is a member of the General Assembly. States are admitted to membership in the UN by a decision of the General Assembly upon the recommendation of the Security Council

 

Duty station: Geneva, Switzerland

 

Open to: The selection of the fellows will reflect gender and regional balance. The human rights situation of People of African Descent in the respective countries will also be taken into consideration

 

Deadline: 31.05.2017

 

Time frame: In 2017 the Fellowship will be held from 13 November to 1 December 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland

 

Description: The Fellowship Programme will allow the participants to better contribute to the protection and promotion of civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights of people of African descent in their respective countries

 

Qualifications:
-The candidate must be an individual of African descent living in the Diaspora
-The candidate must have a minimum of 4 years of work experience related to the rights of People of African Descent
-The candidate needs to have sufficient command of the English language to be able to participate fully in the programme
-The candidate has to submit a letter from an organization working on issues related to People of African Descent or minority rights certifying their status
-The candidates must be available to attend the full duration of the programme. The selected fellows will be expected to participate in different activities and to strictly follow the programme

 

Application process: Applicants are requested to submit the following documents in one single e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.:

-A Curriculum Vitae
-A completed, signed and scanned Application Form in one single document.
-A Personal Statement (maximum 500 words) in which the candidate will explain his/her motivation for applying, and how he/she will use the knowledge gained from the fellowship to promote the interests and rights of people of African descent.
-An Official Letter of Support from the nominating organization or community
-A copy of the applicant’s passport.
Please note that submissions with more than five attachments will not be accepted


Wage/fees: not specified

 

 

Further info: Each fellow is entitled to a return ticket (economy class) from the country of residence to Geneva; basic health insurance; and a stipend to cover modest accommodation and other living expenses for the duration of the Programme.

Useful links:

Call for the fellowship
UN

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Are you a student interested in doing an amazing experience in a stimulating environment? Would you like to discover what it’s like to study abroad in a Canadian university? You can try it out now! Apply and don’t miss this great opportunity!

 

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Organization: The University of Manitoba, Western Canada’s first university, is an academic institution ranked one of the top 50 research-intensive universities in Canada. The institution is located in the heart of Canada, Winnipeg, Manitoba, and offer more than 100 programs. It provides a wide variety of courses amongst which 47 doctoral, 90 master’s and one diploma program. Every year the faculty members secure more than $160 million in external funding

 

Duty Station: Manitoba, Canada

 

Open to: All students interested and possessing the required qualifications

 

Timeframe: There are different timeframes depending on what study course the fellowship is given for:

- Master’s program: for the first 24 months

- PhD program: for the first 48 months

 

Deadline:

- Fall session from September: 1 april

- Winter session from January: 1 august

- Summer session from May: 1 december

 

Job description: The Graduate Fellowship is intended to determine the recipients of the listed supplemental awards, which are meant to be held with the UMGF. The same process is used to upgrade new Master’s UMGF recipients to the Manitoba Graduate Scholarship for Master’s students. These supplemental award offers and MGS upgrades will occur in July of each year. Only students who have received an offer as of July will be included in the supplemental offers and upgrades

 

Qualifications: Ideal candidates should possess the following qualifications:

- Students with a minimum GPA of 3.75 (above B+) at a recognized university based on a Bachelor, Masters, Graduate Diploma or a Doctoral degree

- Students in all fields of graduate study (with the exception of those in the College of Medicine and in the Master of Business Administration) are eligible to apply, provided their program is eligible for tri-council funding

 

Wage/Fee:

- Master’s Program: $14.000 

- PhD Program: $18.000

 

Application process: In order to apply, candidates must open the page here

 

Useful links:

 

University of Manitoba Official Website

Vacancy Page

 

Contacts information:

 

500 University Centre

University of Manitoba

Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2 Canada

Office: 204.474.9377

Fax: 204.474.7553

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Each year, Rotary selects up to 100 individuals from around the world to receive fully funded academic fellowships at one of our peace centers. 

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ORGANIZATION: The mission of The Rotary Foundation is to enable Rotarians to advance world understanding, goodwill, and peace through the improvement of health, the support of education, and the alleviation of poverty. The Rotary Foundation helps fund our humanitarian activities, from local service projects to global initiatives. Your club or district can apply for grants from the Foundation to invest in projects and provide scholarships. The Foundation also leads the charge on worldwide Rotary campaigns such as eradicating polio and promoting peace. In just over a decade, the Rotary Peace Centers have trained more than 900 fellows for careers in peace building. Many of them go on to serve as leaders in national governments, NGOs, the military, law enforcement, and international organizations like the United Nations and World Bank

 

DUTY STATION: There are a lot of universities which the Rotary Foundation has established partnerships with and they are widely spread al around the world which The Rotary Foundation has established partnerships

 

OPEN TO: The Rotary Peace Fellowship is designed for professionals with work experience in international relations or peace and conflict prevention and resolution. Our fellows are committed to community and international service and the pursuit of peace.

 

TIMEFRAME: Programs last 15 to 24 months and require a practical internship of two to three months during the academic break. For experienced professionals working in peace-related fields who want to enhance their professional skills, Rotary offers a three-month program in peace and conflict prevention and resolution at Chulalongkorn University in Thailand

DEADLINE: 31 May 2017

DESCRIPTION: These fellowships cover tuition and fees, room and board, round-trip transportation, and all internship and field-study expenses. You can apply for two offers: 

1. DIPLOMA OF MASTER: The studies, focusing on various aspects of the peace, preventing and resolving conflicts, taking place at some of the most prestigious international universities. The programs last between 15 and 24 months and require an internship of two / three months during the academic year hiatus. The scholarships offered by Rotary, up to a maximum of 50 a year, allow to study at the following universities: 

-Duke University and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, United States

-International Christian University, Japan

-University Of Bradford, England

-University Of Queensland, Australia

-Uppsala University, Sweden

2. CERTIFICATE OF PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: This program, which lasts three months, is aimed at professionals already experts in the field of peace. The course, held in Thailand at Chulalongkorn University, Thailand includes an internship of 2-3 weeks. Every year there are up to a maximum of 50 scholarships

QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must meet the following requirements:

- Proficiency in English; proficiency in a second language is strongly recommended

- Strong commitment to international understanding and peace as demonstrated through professional and academic achievements and personal or community service

- Excellent leadership skills

- Master's degree applicants: minimum three years of related full-time work or volunteer experience, bachelor's degree

- Certificate applicants: minimum five years of related full-time work or volunteer experience, strong academic background

Rotary Peace Fellowships may not be used for doctoral study. And the following people are not eligible for the master's degree program:

- Active and honorary Rotary members

- Employees of a Rotary club or district, Rotary International, or other Rotary entity

- Spouses, lineal descendants (children or grandchildren by blood or legal adoption), spouses of lineal descendants, or ancestors (parents or grandparents by blood) of any living person in these categories

- Former Rotary members and their relatives as described above (within 36 months of their resignation)

Take the eligibility quiz

APPLICATION PROCESS: Find everything you need to complete the application process on the Peace Fellowships Application page

USEFUL LINKS: 

Rotary Peace Fellowship application instructions

Rotary Peace Fellowship Application FAQs

USEFUL INFORMATION: Rotary Peace Fellows obtain a professional development certificate in peace and conflict resolution, or a master's degree in international relations, sustainable development, peace studies and conflict resolution. The fellowships by Rotary Peace includes: tuition fees, room and board, travel round-trip expenses, and internship / field studies

 

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The OSCE Parliamentary Assembly International Secretariat regularly engages eight or nine graduate students of political science, law and international relations from universities in OSCE countries as Research Fellows

Organization: The Parliamentary Assembly of the OSCE is the parliamentary dimension of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, whose 57 participating States span the geographical area from Vancouver to Vladivostok. The primary task of the 323-member Assembly is to facilitate inter-parliamentary dialogue, an important aspect of the overall effort to meet the challenges of democracy throughout the OSCE area

 

Duty station: Copenhagen and Vienna

 

Open to: Graduate students

 

Timeframe: Fellowship positions are available twice a year for six months periods. Autumn session intake: September/October - Spring session intake: February/March

 

Deadline: Autumn intake: 1 May of each year - Spring intake: 1 October

 

Job description: Students join the International Secretariat in order to gain practical experience in the field of international affairs, and the Assembly, in turn, benefits from increased language capacity as well as a strong research capacity. The primary duty of Research Fellows is to conduct substantive research on various projects for the Assembly and to provide assistance to its officials and staff members. Research Fellows regularly prepare briefing reports for parliamentary delegations, including for election observation missions and official visits by Parliamentary Assembly Members. They also assist in the planning and execution of meetings of the Assembly, work with Assembly Committees, follow the work of OSCE Field Missions, and assist in the drafting of various Assembly reports. In addition, Fellows are at times asked to help draft speeches and statements and write papers on special projects undertaken by the Assembly's Secretariat. They also assist with day-to-day practical work in the office such as copying, filing and other necessary chores

 

Qualifications:

- graduate students between the ages of 21 and 26 with strong research and writing abilities and a solid academic background in political science, law or international relations

- citizens of OSCE participating States

- specific interests in the politics of the OSCE region, and particularly the former Soviet Union, are desirable

- excellent written and spoken English is required (this is the working language)

- one other official OSCE language (French, German, Italian, Russian or Spanish) is desirable

- computer skills for word-processing and research are necessary

 

Wage/fees: Housing is provided free of charge and all Research Fellows receive a small stipend of 564 euros per month, which covers minimum living expenses in Copenhagen or Vienna

 

Application process: Applications must include: the completed application form; a short cover letter; a curriculum vitae; a transcript of grades; two letters of recommendation; a recent photograph. Please submit completed applications either by post or by email to:

Dana Bjerregaard - Assistant to the Secretary General

OSCE Parliamentary Assembly

Tordenskjoldsgade 1

1055 Copenhagen K, Denmark

Tel.: +45 33 37 80 40

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Useful links: Fellowship OSCE-PA

 

Contact information: Consult the information above

 

Edited by Tatiana Camerota

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The Visiting Fellowships in Canadian Government Laboratories Program offers opportunity to young researchers in Canadian governamental laboratories and research units. Keep on reading to know more about it!

Organization: NSERC (National Scientific and Engineering Research Council of Canada) aims to make Canada a country of discoverers and innovators for the benefit of all Canadians. The agency supports university students in their advanced studies, promotes and supports discovery research, and fosters innovation by encouraging Canadian companies to participate and invest in postsecondary research projects. NSERC researchers are on the vanguard of science, building on Canada’s long tradition of scientific excellence. NSERC invests in people by supporting postsecondary students and postdoctoral fellows in their advanced studies

 

Duty Station: Canada

 

Open To: Applicants of all nationalities with a doctoral degree in the natural sciences or engineering are eligible (There are no restrictions on the nationality of applicants, but awards are subject to a citizenship quota.)

 

Timeframe: Fellowships are awarded for one year with the possibility of renewal for a second and third year, at the discretion of the government department concerned

 

Deadline: None – open throughout the year. Applications are processed and reviewed as they are received

 

Job description: The Visiting Fellowships in Canadian Government Laboratories (VF) Program provides promising emerging scientists and engineers with the opportunity to work with research groups or leaders in Canadian government laboratories and research institutions. The number of awards varies according to the budgets of participating departments and agencies

Departments and agencies that support fellowships (some changes may occur in this list): Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Canadian Conservation Institute, Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Environment Canada, Fisheries and Oceans, Health Canada, Industry Canada, National Defence, Natural Resources Canada, Parks Canada

 

Qualifications:

- doctoral degree in the natural sciences or engineering from a recognized university within the past five years. Your application will be accepted if you are currently enrolled in a doctoral program at a recognized university and you will complete all requirements for your degree within six months of submitting your application

- academic excellence

- research ability or potential

- communication skills

- interpersonal and leadership abilities

- justification for location of tenure and potential benefits to the government department

 

Wage/Fees: $50,503 salary per year (one year, renewable for up to two more years)

 

Application process:

To create or access an application, select On-line System Login. To view forms and instructions, select PDF Forms and Instructions. Moreover, applicants must consult and fill in the Terms and Conditions of Applying Form and Form 200 – Application for an Industrial Postgraduate Scholarship, an Industrial R&D Fellowship or a Visiting Fellowship in Canadian Government Laboratories (PDF form available online).

Selection committees will be responsible for the pre-selection of applicants, recommending only the most meritorious applicants whose names will be placed on the inventory of approved candidates for a Visiting Fellowship in Canadian Government Laboratories.

 

Useful links:

Fellowship

NSERC website

 

Contact information:

General Inquiries: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. - Toll free: 1-855-275-2861 - Fax: 613-992-5337

Mailing Address:

NSERC

350 Albert Street

16th Floor

Ottawa, ON

K1A1H5

For more information, consult the Contact list

 

Edited by Tatiana Camerota

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