07-Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences

TWAS-FAPESP Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme for Least Developed Countries (LDC)

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Timeline of Call:

  • Call Opening Date: 30 November 2023
  • Deadline for submission of preliminary proposals: 29 March 2024
  • Announcement of the list of potential supervisors: 12 April 2024
  • Deadline for submission of full proposals: 30 May 2024
  • Publication of proposals selected by FAPESP and approved by UNESCO-TWAS: August 2024
  • Start of approved projects: From 1st September 2024

(Deadlines are intended on midnight BRT — Brasília Time). 


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TWAS-TÜBİTAK Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme

The call is closed
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The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Türkiye (TÜBİTAK) and TWAS have established a fellowship programme for foreign scholars from developing countries in the South who wish to pursue postdoctoral research in a field of the natural and related applied sciences in the departments and laboratories of public and private universities of Türkiye (Turkey) and TÜBİTAK Research Centers and Institutes.

Opening date of this fellowship call:  15 September 2023

Closing date of this fellowship call: EXTENDED to 26 February 2024

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TWAS-TÜBİTAK Postgraduate Fellowship Programme

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The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Türkiye (TÜBİTAK) and TWAS have established a sandwich fellowship programme for foreign scholars from developing countries in the South who wish to pursue part of their research toward a PhD in a field of the natural and related applied sciences, in departments and laboratories of public and private universities of Türkiye  (Turkey) and TÜBİTAK Research Centers and Institutes.

Opening date of this fellowship call   : 15 September 2023

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OWSD Early Career Fellowship

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The Early Career fellowship for women scientists is a prestigious award of up to USD 50,000 offered to women who have completed their PhDs in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects and are employed at an academic or scientific research institute in one of the eligible Science and Technology Lagging Countries (STLCs).

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TWAS-SRMGI DECIMALS Funds Research Grants

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The DECIMALS fund has been set up to provide grants to small research teams in developing countries, allowing them to analyze the impacts that SRM might have in their regions. It was launched in response to a common concern voiced at SRMGI’s engagement workshops, where local participants often proposed and widely supported the idea that scientists in developing countries should undertake research on the potential local impacts of SRM, noting that there is typically very little funding available to support research in this area.

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OWSD PhD fellowships for women scientists

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The PhD fellowship for women scientists from Science and Technology Lagging Countries (STLCs) supports them 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:

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