Follow Us

OWSD 2017 CALL FOR APPLICATIONS for the PhD Training Fellowship for Women Scientists from STLCs

 

 
      *PhD Training Fellowships for Women Scientists from Science and Technology Lagging Countries *
 
The Fellowship is offered to women scientists from *Science and Technology Lagging Countries**(STLCs)*
undertake PhD research in the Natural, Engineering and InformationTechnology sciences at a host institute in the South.
 
The "South to South PhD Training" fellowships for Women Scientists from *Science and Technology Lagging Countries (STLCs)*
to undertake PhD research in the Natural, Engineering and Information Technology sciences at a host institute in the South. The fellowships
are to be held at a centre of excellence in a developing country outside the applicant's own country.
 
Each fellowship will be offered for up to four years and will cover the following:
 
*The OWSD fellowship covers:*
 
  * A monthly allowance to cover basic living expenses such as accommodation and meals while in the host country
  * A special allowance to attend international conferences during the period of the fellowship
  * A return ticket from the home country to the host institute for the agreed research period
  * Visa expenses
  * Annual medical insurance contribution
  * The opportunity to attend regional science communications workshops, on a competitive basis
  * Study fees (including tuition and registration fees) in agreement with the chosen host institute which is also expected to contribute
 
 
 
For details, please go to