APPLY: Scholarship Programme for Young African Researchers

Scholarship Programme for Young African Researchers

APPLY: Scholarship Programme for Young African Researchers

Deadline: March 31, 2017

 

Coimbra Group Universities have been providing, since 2008, young researchers from universities in Sub-Saharan Africa with the opportunity to spend a short period (1 to 3 months) at a Coimbra Group University to carry out part of their research there.

 

THE CALL FOR APPLICATIONS IS NOW OPEN 

Deadline for applications: 31 March 2017

 

Eligibility criteria and list of participating universities – 2017 edition

 

Submit your application here

 

ALSO SEE: CAS-TWAS President’s Fellowship Programme for Doctoral Candidates (Fully-funded)

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR APPLICANTS

PLEASE READ THIS BEFORE APPLYING

1 – Applicants should provide the name and contact details of an academic supervisor in the receiving Coimbra Group University who will supervise their work during their stay abroad. If you do not have any contacts, we suggest you visit the website of your chosen institution or get in touch with the contact person whose email address is indicated in the brochure. The Coimbra Group Office is not in the position to provide assistance in this.

2 – All applicants are requested to provide a letter/e-mail of acceptance (to be submitted together with your application) written by the head of the academic supervisor or administrative unit of the host university where you would like to carry out the proposed working plan. The letter should state that the supervisor is willing to work with you in case you obtain a Coimbra Group Scholarship.

ALSO SEE: UNESCO/Poland co-sponsored Fellowship Programme (Science, Technology and Engineering)

3 – Applicants can select one institution only. Multiple applications from the same candidate will be rejected.

4 – Please fill in your application form only when you have all the data available (i.e. name of and letter of acceptance by supervisor at Coimbra Group University, etc.). Incomplete applications will be rejected, no exceptions will be made.

5 – The dates of your stay should be agreed upon between the applicant and the academic supervisor at the Coimbra Group University. Typically this will be during the academic year 2017/2018.

 

ALSO SEE: Full MSc Scholarships in Agroforestry, Environment and Business Management and others (Bangor University)

 

Submit your application here

 

For more information, click here.

 

 


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Kunlere Idowu

Kunlere is an environment and sustainable development strategist with years of active experience in environmental compliance monitoring and enforcement. You may follow him on Twitter via @kunlere_idowu

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