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TWAS Fellowships: 2012 Call for Applications

March 16, 2012

Postgraduate, postdoctoral, visiting scholar and advanced research fellowships available to scientists from developing countries. TWAS, the academy of sciences for the developing world, www.twas.org, is now accepting applications for its postgraduate, postdoctoral, visiting scholars and advanced research fellowship programmes.

The fellowships are offered to scientists from developing countries and are tenable at centres of excellence in various countries in the South, including Brazil, China, India, Kenya, Malaysia, Mexico, Pakistan and Thailand. 

Two new programmes with Iran and Pakistan are launched this year, with the Iranian Research Organization for Science and Technology (IROST) and the National Centre for Physics (NCP). 

Eligible fields of the different programmes include one or more of the following: agricultural and biological sciences, medical and health sciences, chemistry, engineering, astronomy, space and earth sciences, mathematics and physics. 

Please see http://twas.ictp.it/prog/exchange/fells/fells-overview for the latest information regarding all these programmes, including eligibility criteria, deadlines, etc, and to download the application forms and guidelines. 

Women scientists are especially encouraged to apply.

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