The National Council for Science and Technology (CONACyT), Mexico, and TWAS offer fellowships for scientists from developing countries (other than Mexico) in natural sciences, Mexico
Study Subject(s):Natural Sciences
Scholarship Provider: TWAS-SN Bose
Scholarship can be taken at: Mexico
Applicants for these Fellowships must meet the following criteria:
-Be a maximum age of 30 years on 31 December of the year of application.
-Be nationals of a developing country (other than Mexico).
-Hold a Master’s degree in a field of the natural sciences.
-Provide an official Acceptance Letter from the host institution (see sample Acceptance Letter in the application form which can be downloaded from the link at the bottom of the page under “related content”) and be willing to register for a PhD degree in the natural sciences at a Mexican institution of higher education. Only listed higher education institutions in Mexico-listed are eligible (see point 3 above).
-Prove knowledge of Spanish according to the requirements of each Postgraduate programme, if this language is not the candidate’s mother tongue. The applicant will be informed of these requirements on applying to the relevant postgraduate programme.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: Developing Countries(other than Mexico)
Scholarship Description: TWAS and the S.N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, Kolkata, India have agreed to offer five fellowships annually to young foreign scientists from developing countries who wish to pursue research leading towards a PhD in physical sciences.
How to Apply: By post
Scholarship Application Deadline: 30 June 2012