Fellowships for women scientists from Science and Technology Lagging Countries (STLCs) to pursue their PhD in the sciences in another country in the South.
The fellowships are to be held at a centre of excellence in a developing country outside the applicant's own country.
Age limit: None. Sandwich option: yes.
Fields: Agricultural Sciences; Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology; Biological Systems and Organisms; Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences; Chemical Sciences; Engineering Sciences; Mathematical Sciences; Physics.
Each fellowship will be offered for up to 4 years and will provide: 1) A monthly allowance to cover basic living expenses such as accommodation and meals while in the host country; 2) A special allowance to attend international conferences during the period of the fellowship; 3) A return ticket from the home country to the host institute for the agreed research period; 4) Costs of Visa expenses; 5) Annual medical insurance contribution; 6) Study fees.
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The minimum qualification is an MSc degree in one of the above listed study fields.
Eligible applicants should start gathering all requested documentation as soon as possible; sometimes it takes weeks to receive all relevant letters.