Each year the University of Pavia and the Institute for University Studies (EDiSU) offer 10 scholarships for visiting scholars for a period of stay of 4 to 12 weeks at the University of Pavia. The bursaries are available for both junior and senior members of universities in developing countries and members of major research centres and international organizations with specific interests in the field of development studies.
The Technical-Scientific Committee of CICOPS approved a scholarship project aimed at fostering research collaboration between academic from Developing Countries and the University of Pavia.
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Application Deadline: May 31, 2021
- University or Organization: University of Pavia
- Department: NA
- Course Level: The studentships are dedicated to professors and researchers who wish to carry out research with a professor at the University of Pavia.
- Study Subject: The studentships are awarded in the field of development studies.
- Award: Scholarship includes travel (economy class), board and accommodation expenses, health insurance policy and pocket money of 150.00 Euro (gross) per week.
- Number of Awards: 10
- Nationality: Developing countries
- The award can be taken in Italy
- Eligible Countries: Students from developing countries can apply for the opportunity .
- Entrance Requirements: The grants were designed for junior and senior members of universities in developing countries or members of major research centres and international organizations with specific interests in the field of development studies.
- Applicants must have either two years of either teaching experience or activity in international organisations and institutions.
- CICOPS opportunities are foreseen for research collaboration in the short period (from 4 to 10 weeks) in order to encourage the mobility of researchers from developing countries and cannot be awarded in case of doctoral studies or enrollment in a Postgraduate course at an Italian University.
- English Language Requirements: Applicants must have good knowledge of the English Language.
How to Apply: The students can apply online. Applications must be supported by a letter of invitation from a teacher of the University of Pavia, someone who would work with the applicant on joint research while in Pavia. Without a formal invitation from a professor of the University of Pavia their application will not be taken into consideration.