The Faculty of Science of the University of Geneva offers a fellowship programme to deserving students with a Bachelor recognized by the University, Submit now and go to study to Geneva!

 

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Organization: The Faculty of Science of the University of Geneva is an internationally recognized leading research institution. This cutting-edge research covers a broad range of scientific disciplines: astronomy, biology, chemistry and biochemistry, computer science, mathematics, physics, pharmaceutical sciences, earth sciences and the environment. The Faculty hosts three National Centres of Competence in Research of the highly competitive Swiss National Sciences Foundation as well as many European research projects.

 

Duty Station: Geneva, Switzerland

 

Open To: The Faculty of Science, with the support of external partners, has established an Excellence Fellowship program open to outstanding and highly motivated students who wish to pursue a Master of Science degree in one of the disciplines covered by the Faculty.

 

Timeframe: The duration of Master is 3-4 semesters.

 

Deadline: 15th March 2019

 

Job description: The Masters of the internationally top-ranked Faculty of Science constitute an ideal entry for professional and academic careers. They cover a broad range of scientific disciplines: Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biology, Prehistoric Archaeology, Geology, Environmental Science, Pharmacy, Neuroscience and Proteomics and Bioinformatics.

 

Qualifications: The ideal candidate has a bachelor recognized by the University of Geneva.

 

Award: The Excellence Fellowship consists of a grant amounting to CHF 10'000 to CHF 15’000/year (no teaching duties); it is awarded for one year and extended for the regular duration of the chosen Master's program (three or four semesters) provided the applicant is academically successful at the end of his/her first semester of studies.

 

Application process: The application is made online. After registering, the student will receive an e-mail containing a personal link allowing him to fill out the application form.



Useful links:

Link of the offer

About the University of Geneva

 

Contact Information:

Faculty of Science

30, quai Ernest-Ansermet

CH-1211 Genève 4

Tel: +41 22 37 96111

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The Faculty of Science of the University of Geneva an internationally recognized leading research institution is offering a cutting edge research that covers a broad range of scientific disciplines: astronomy, biology, chemistry and biochemistry, computer science, mathematics, physics, pharmaceutical sciences, earth sciences and the environment. Take this opportunity and fly to Geneva.




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Organization: The Faculty of Science of the University of Geneva is an internationally leading research institution. The Faculty hosts three National Centers of Competence in Research of the highly competitive Swiss National science Foundation as well as many European research projects. The master of the faculty of Science constitute an ideal training base for an academic but also a professional development, opening careers in industry, teaching administration in science, communication and media etc.

Duty Station: Geneva

Open To: Students

Timeframe: The duration of the master program



Deadline: 15 March 2019

Job description: The Faculty of science of the University of Geneva is offering a Excellence Master Fellowships for a range of scientific disciplines such as astronomy, biology, chemistry and biochemistry, computer science, mathematics, physics, pharmaceutical science, earth science and environment. The Masters of the Faculty of Science constitute an ideal training base for an academic but also professional development, opening on careers in industry, teaching, administration science, communication and media. The programs Master’s degree are either entirely in English or in English and French. For details about each program visit the website.

Qualifications: In order to apply for a Master Program the student must be doing a brilliant bachelor degree.

Wage/Fees: The Excellence Fellowship consist of a grant amounting to CHF 10.000 to CHF 15.000 per year and it is extended for the regular duration of the chosen Master’s program.

Application process:  The application is made online and must include the following documents:

-   A scan of your national Identity card or passport;

-  A curriculum Vitae (max 2 Pages)

-  The transcript of exams passed during the bachelor education with all grades.

-   A motivation letter in which you describe your specific scientific interests and your motivation to pursue a Master of Science program at the University of Geneva.

-   If possible Letters of reference from two professors preferably sent by them directly to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , attending your attitude to this program.

-    Any other pertinent information like the result of  GRE, General requirement examination, of TOEFL or other language test.

Useful links:

Excellent Master Fellowship

Admission office website

Contact Information:

University of Geneva

Rue du General Dufour 24

1211 Geneva 4

Tel: +41(02)223797111

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Japanese Association of University of Women, JAUW, is opening the application for the fellowship programme for International non japanese women which allow promising researchers/ graduate students in any fields to spend a period time in a graduate/research institute in Japan. Apply now and take this great opportunity to enrich your carrier.

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Organization: Japanese Association of University of Women, established in 1946 is a member of GWI, the world’s leading organization for women. JAUW shares IFUW’s mission together with 50 members associations around the globe. Their mission is to improve the status of women and girls, promote lifelong education and enable women graduates to use their expertise to effect change. JAUW is committed to improve higher education for women, promote gender equality in the society and advocate world peace and international understating.

 

Duty Station: Japan

 

Open To: Women with master degree or above, below the age of 45.

 

Timeframe: 4- 6 months

Deadline: 31 March 2019

 

Job description: The objective of the International fellowship programme is to allow promising researchers/ graduates students in any field to spend a period time  in residence in graduate/research institute in japan.

 

Qualifications: In order to be eligible for this fellowship programme Applicants must:

- Applicants must be of non-Japanese women in the age below 45.

- Applicants must live outside Japan at the time of application.

- Applicants must hold a Master’s Degree or above.

- Applicants need to identify an institution/university in Japan where to conduct research. They need to have contacted and obtained a consent from a host at the identified institution/university before application. The period of stay in Japan under this award is for 4 to 6 months between October 2019 and March 2020.

- Applicants have to answer the financial aid questionnaire (in Application Form Part 1), related to other fellowship applications.

- Applicants have to give a brief account of the use of this fellowship (e.g.: tuition including entrance fee, if any, and transportation expenses).

- Applicants should understand that the program cannot be extended in any event



Wage/Fees: The program will allow maximum of 2 recipients, each winning between Yen500,000 and up to Yen1,000,000 to support transportation to and from Japan and cost for her stay in Japan.

 

Application process:

- Applicants must submit a full set of the Application documents specified in the table below  showing in document at the time of application.  

- Applicants must use the designated forms for Application Form Part 1 & 2 that can be downloaded from http://www.jauw.org/english/e_index.html  

- Applicants have to find a host university or institution in Japan by themselves, and have to submit, at the time of application, a Letter of Acceptance from that host or from your prospective supervisor thereof. The Letter of Acceptance needs to be prepared using the designated form of letter downloadable from http://www.jauw.org/english/e_index.html. JAUW will not extend any help regarding this matter.

- Application documents must be typed in English. Application documents prepared in languages other than English as well as in hand-writing will not be reviewed.  

- Please be sure that all the Application documents inclusive of the recommendation letters, a copy of the acceptance letter and the medical certificate must be placed in one single packet to send to JAUW .  

- Applications must arrive and be received by JAUW no later than March 31, 2019. Application documents received later than that date will be excluded from the review

 

Useful links:

JAUW International Fellowship Programme

 

Contact Information:

Mail Address to send your Application Documents

International Fellowship Committee

Japanese Association of University Women

11-6-101 Samoncho, Shinjuku-ku,

Tokyo 160-0017, JAPAN

 

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Every year, the Knight Science Journalism Program (KSJ) offers 10 science journalists a nine-month fellowship, geared to the August-to-May academic year, designed to enable them to explore science, technology, and the craft of journalism in depth, to concentrate on a specialty in science, and to learn at some of the top research universities in the world. Apply now!

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Organization:The Knight Science Journalism Program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, KSJ@MIT for short, seeks to nurture and enhance the skills of a select breed of journalist: those who toil at the complex and often fractious intersection of science and public life.

Our nine-month fellowship program brings together a small group of elite journalists from across the globe for two semesters of study, intellectual growth, and exploration at MIT, Harvard, and other institutions in Cambridge and greater Boston. Founded in 1983, the program is among the most distinguished journalism fellowships in the world, and KSJ@MIT has evolved to include a variety of grants, publications, and other resources aimed at fostering vigorous, accurate, and independent coverage of the sciences.

 

Duty Station: Massachusetts, USA

 

Open To: Journalist, reporters, producers, writers, editors, illustrators, filmmakers or photojournalists.

 

Timeframe: From August to May Academic Year



Deadline: 28 February 2019

 

Job description: Each Fellow largely designs his or her own course of study, with consultation offered by the director and the KSJ staff. Fellows are required to produce a research project during the academic year, which can form the basis of a future story, the foundation of a book proposal, or simply be a detailed report on an area of science. All fellows will do a formal presentation on their projects at the conclusion of the fellowship year.

Among the many Knight Fellowship programs and activities:

- Seminars: Fellows meet regularly for seminars with top researchers and media professionals.

- Field Trips: The program organizes several trips each year to locations of special interest to science and technology writers.

- Digital Media Training: The number of storytelling channels open to journalists is multiplying, and we want our Fellows to return to the workforce with more technical skills than they had coming in. We offer workshops in various technologies, including mobile video, still photography, digital editing, data journalism and podcasting.

- Workshops: With support from the Kavli Foundation, the program organizes an annual workshop on an essential issue in science journalism, which may range from policy-based questions to basic science backgrounders, such as a series of lectures from leading nanotechnology researchers. These workshops are open to the larger science writing community on a competitive basis but all Knight Fellows are offered automatic admission to these workshops if they choose to attend.

 

Qualifications: In order to be eligible for the fellowship programme a candidate must have the following qualifications:

- Be full-time journalists, whether on staff or freelance. Part-time writers or producers are not eligible.

- Have at least three full years of experience covering science, technology, the environment, or medicine.

- Be reporters, writers, editors, producers, illustrators, filmmakers, or photojournalists. This includes work for newspapers, magazines, television, radio, and digital media.

Wage/Fees: Fellows receive a stipend of 70.000 $ and other benefits including basic health insurance.

 

Application process: The application for the fellowship programme be online by clicking the button of the bottom of your page of the application. Every candidate must send the following documents:

- Professional Autobiography, a brief statement about 500 word about why you want to participate in the Knight Science Journalism and your professional goals.

- Resume or Curriculum Vitae

- Research proposal, in consultation with the KSJ staff, Knight fellows will develop and produce a research project in a chosen area of science or science journalism, which should be designed to allow a fellow to explore a particular interest in depth.

- Five relevant work samples.

- Three Letters of recommendation.

 

Useful links:

Knight Science of Journalism Fellowship Programme



Contact Information:

KSJ@MIT

77 Massachusetts Ave

Cambridge, MA 02139

1-617-452-3513

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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

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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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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

 

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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

 

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