Undergraduate Scholarship at the University of Science and Technology Beijing, China

USTB is one of the universities selected into the “National 211 Project”,  the “985 Strength Discipline Innovation Platform” project and the“Double First-Class”university project.  More than 6000 international students from more then 150 countries have graduated USTB from 1954 to now on. Continue reading “Undergraduate Scholarship at the University of Science and Technology Beijing, China”

Call for NGOs to apply for ECOSOC Consultative Status with the United Nations

 

1 June 2018 is the last day for Non-Governmental Organizations to apply for consultative status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), in order to have an opportunity to take part in UN deliberations. ECOSOC consultative status is governed by ECOSOC resolution 1996/31, which outlines the eligibility requirements for consultative status, Continue reading “Call for NGOs to apply for ECOSOC Consultative Status with the United Nations”

African Union Calls for Participation: AGA 2018 Regional Youth Consultations

AGA YESThe African Governance Platform through its Secretariat based at the Department of Political Affairs, African Union Commission will convene Regional Youth Consultations under the theme ‘Leveraging Youth Capacities for the fight against corruption in Africa’.This is line with the AU theme of the Year: Winning the Fight Against Corruption: A sustainable path to Africa’s Transformation. Continue reading “African Union Calls for Participation: AGA 2018 Regional Youth Consultations”

South Africa/France PROTEA Call for Proposals 2019

Foundational Biodiversity Information Programme (FBIP) – Small Grants 2018 – South Africa

The primary focus of the Programme is to generate, mobilize, co-ordinate and make accessible foundational biodiversity knowledge in line with the needs of society, the Department of Science & Technology (DST) Global Change Programme and the bio-economy. Continue reading “Foundational Biodiversity Information Programme (FBIP) – Small Grants 2018 – South Africa”

Community Engagement Programme 2019 – South Africa

Joint Institute for Nuclear Research (SA-JINR) Collaboration 2018 – South Africa

As part of this agreement, outbound travel grants are awarded to South African researchers travelling to JINR laboratories. Funding is also made available to researchers in South Africa to host JINR research experts for short periods of up to three weeks, in order to enrich local expertise in their field.  Continue reading “Joint Institute for Nuclear Research (SA-JINR) Collaboration 2018 – South Africa”

South African NRF/NCBR Joint Science & Technology Research Collaboration 2019

The National Research Foundation (NRF) of South Africa and the National Centre for Research and Development (NCBR) of Poland signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on 11 December 2014. The principle objective of the cooperation between the Parties is to foster scientific and technological cooperation by facilitating brain circulation between the two countries. Continue reading “South African NRF/NCBR Joint Science & Technology Research Collaboration 2019”

ADD-ON FELLOWSHIPS FOR INTERDISCIPLINARY LIFE SCIENCE

The Joachim Herz Stiftung launched a fellowship program to foster interdisciplinary skills and support the careers of young scientists from various disciplines who aim to answer biological research questions. The “Add-on Fellowships for Interdisciplinary Life Science” do not cover living expenses. Instead, they allow PhD candidates and postdocs who are interested in further training in neighboring disciplines to attend conferences, finance research stays or undertake professional training needed in order to gain new insights into relevant research methods. Continue reading “ADD-ON FELLOWSHIPS FOR INTERDISCIPLINARY LIFE SCIENCE”

The Journalist-in-Residence programme of the Institute of Tropical Medicine Antwerp, Belgium

2017 Journalists-in-Residence

Through fundamental and applied research, advanced education and expert services, ITM advances medical science to solve tropical, poverty-related and global health threats. The Journalist-in-Residence programme offers a unique opportunity for reporters, producers, and editors to work on an exciting project in the realm of tropical medicine and global health (a documentary, or a series of articles, for instance). Continue reading “The Journalist-in-Residence programme of the Institute of Tropical Medicine Antwerp, Belgium”

Nikon Small World Contest – Recognizing Excellence in Photography through the Microscope

The Nikon International Small World Competition first began in 1975 as a means to recognize and applaud the efforts of those involved with photography through the light microscope. Since then, Small World has become a leading showcase for photomicrographers from the widest array of scientific disciplines. Continue reading “Nikon Small World Contest – Recognizing Excellence in Photography through the Microscope”

University of Canterbury International First Year Scholarship – New Zealand

2018 Info Evenings

This scholarship recognises and supports top-achieving international students commencing an undergraduate degree programme at the University of Canterbury. The scholarship is currently awarded with values of $10,000, $15,000 or $20,000. Up to twenty-five scholarships may be awarded.

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Flinders University: Australian Government Research Training Program (AGRTP) Scholarship (International)

The Australian Government Research Training Program (AGRTP) Scholarships (International) are specifically intended to support international students to undertake a research higher degree at Flinders University. The Scholarship covers international tuition fees and a stipend. Continue reading “Flinders University: Australian Government Research Training Program (AGRTP) Scholarship (International)”

Westerwelle Young Founders Programme – Autumn 2018 in Berlin, Germany

The Westerwelle Young Founders Programme is a fully funded year-long programme for 25 exceptional entrepreneurs from developing and emerging economies. As part of the programme, the Westerwelle Foundation hosts an annual conference in Berlin: the Young Founders Conference. Its focus is to connect young founders from developing and emerging economies with each other and with the German startup scene.  Continue reading “Westerwelle Young Founders Programme – Autumn 2018 in Berlin, Germany”

Multiple Volunteer Vacancies at the United Nations (UN)

Approximately 2,000 assignments become available per year. Most assignments are filled through the Global Talent Pool without being advertised. Only special calls for assignments in highly specialized areas or in high demand are advertised. Below are currently advertised opportunities Continue reading “Multiple Volunteer Vacancies at the United Nations (UN)”

Call for young professionals, students, recent graduates from Western Balkans for 2018 OSCE scholarship programme at European Innovation Academy

The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) opens today a Call for Candidacies for 18 fully-paid scholarships at the European Innovation Academy (EIA), one of the world’s leading summer entrepreneurship programmes for young professionals, students, recent graduates and young start-uppers. Continue reading “Call for young professionals, students, recent graduates from Western Balkans for 2018 OSCE scholarship programme at European Innovation Academy”

Junior Professional Officer Programme at the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE)

Students, teachers and other curious residents of Luhansk accepted the open invitation of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission in Ukraine (SMM) to join an informal public discussion on what the SMM does.

The overall goal of the Programme is to provide the selected JPOs with a comprehensive overview of the Organization, and in particular familiarize them with the OSCE programmatic approach and managerial framework. JPOs will be offered the opportunity of gaining hands-on work experience in two different subject areas during a six-month period at the Secretariat (September 2018 – February 2019) and a six-month period in a field operation (March – August 2019).  Continue reading “Junior Professional Officer Programme at the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE)”

African Union Calls for Applications for 2018 Master’s Scholarship Tenable at Universities in the People’s Republic of China

For an integrated, prosperous and peaceful AfricaThe Government of The People’s Republic of China has made scholarship offers to the African Union Commission, through the Department of Human Resources, Science and Technology, to enable African students to study in China in the 2018/2019 Academic Year. The scholarships are intended for studies leading to the award of Master’s and Doctoral Degrees

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OHCHR 2018 Fellowship Programme for People of African Descent – Call for Application

The Fellowship Programme for People of African Descent 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. Continue reading “OHCHR 2018 Fellowship Programme for People of African Descent – Call for Application”

Ministry of Education awards foreigners to Taiwan for short-term studies

TAFSThe Ministry of Education has set up a Ministry of Education Award to assist foreigners to come to Taiwan for short-term research and encourages foreigners (excluding mainland China, Hong Kong, and Macau) to come to Taiwan for short-term research, to learn about Taiwan’s culture and society, and to increase exchanges and understanding between China and other countries in the world.  Continue reading “Ministry of Education awards foreigners to Taiwan for short-term studies”

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