Follow Us

Call for Applications PhD Fellowships for Women Scientists from Developing Countries


OWSD is proud to announce that the call for applications is now open and the forms are online! The applications deadline is 19 June 2017.

The Fellowship is offered to women scientists from eligible countries to undertake PhD research in science subjects at a host institute of recognized international reputation in the South.

Each fellowship is offered for up to four years and can cover the following:

    Monthly allowance to cover basic living expenses while in the host country
    Travel allowance to attend international conferences
    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

For details, please go to

Mailing list:

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.