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2013 M. Hildred Blewett Fellowship for US and Canadian Students in USA

American Physical Society is pleased to offer M. Hildred Blewett Fellowship for United States or Canadian Students. The fellowship is provided for the period of one year and covers $45,000. The fellowship is for applicants to apply in a subsequent year for one additional year of support. Applicants should have completed work towards a PhD. The fellowship is offered to the women researchers who are majoring in the field of Physics. Eligible applicants must submit their applications till June 1, 2013.

Study Subject(s): The fellowship is offered for research in physics.
Course Level: The fellowship consists of a one-year award for applicants to apply in a subsequent year for one additional year of support. Applicants should have completed work towards a PhD.
Scholarship Provider: American Physical Society
Scholarship can be taken at:USA

Eligibility:-  Applicants must:
-Currently be a citizen, legal resident, or resident alien of the United States or Canada.
-Have completed work toward a PhD.
-Provide written proof from a U.S. or Canadian institution that the applicant will have institutional affiliation during the tenure of the grant.  Institutional affiliation at the time of application is not necessary.

Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: Fellowship is open for U.S. and Canadian citizens.

Scholarship Description:To enable women to return to physics research careers after having had to interrupt those careers. The fellowship consists of a one-year award of up to $45,000 (applicants can apply in a subsequent year for one additional year of support). Allowed expenses include dependent care (limited to 50% of the award), salary, travel, equipment, and tuition and fees.The preference might be for full time, but there might be special circumstances where less than full time might be desirable.

Number of awards offered: Not Known

Duration of award(s): Fellowship is offered for 1 year.

What does it cover? Fellowship covers $45,000 (applicants can apply in a subsequent year for one additional year of support). Allowed expenses include dependent care (limited to 50% of the award), salary, travel, equipment, and tuition and fees.

Notification:Decisions will be electronically communicated to applicants by August 1.

How to Apply: Applicants must apply Online or Electronically

Scholarship Application Deadline: Applications should be submitted till  June 1, 2013

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2013-2014 The International Space University Scholarship for Masters Students in France

Masters Scholarships for International Applicants of  Europe, United States, Canada and Developing  Countries to Pursue MSc Programs at International Space University in France, 2013/14

Study Subject(s):Scholarship is Space Studies.
Course Level:This scholarship available is for pursuing masters degree.
Scholarship Provider:The International Space University
Scholarship can be taken at:France

Eligibility:
– applicants from Europe (the countries listed below have priority*)
– applicants from the United States and Canada
– applicants from developing countries
– applicants from other countries (within the limits of funds available)

Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries:This financial aid is available for:

– applicants from Europe (the countries listed below have priority*)
– applicants from the United States and Canada
– applicants from developing countries
– applicants from other countries (within the limits of funds available)

(*Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom)

Scholarship Description:The International Space University is provided funding from industry and government agencies to help support MSc students who are unable to cover all of their tuition fees. This aid is available to selected applicants, and covers a portion of their fees. It is paid directly to ISU by the sponsoring organization.

What does it cover?Funding is given for help towards tuition fees only.

Selection criteria:

Financial aid is granted on the basis of:
– academic and professional merit
– demonstrated efforts in personal fund-raising
– demonstrated financial need

How to Apply:The mode of applying is online.

Scholarship Application Deadline:Do submit your applications till 15 March 2013.

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2013 Terra Foundation’s Doctoral and Postdoctoral Research Travel Grants in USA

Terra Foundation’s Doctoral and Postdoctoral Research Travel Grants are offered by  Terra Foundation in the field of American Art and Visual Culture in USA 2013

Study Subject(s): The scholarship is provided to learn  American art and visual culture.
Course Level: This scholarship is for pursuing Doctoral and Postdoctoral Research  level.
Scholarship Provider: Terra Foundation
Scholarship can be taken at:
USA.

Eligibility: The foundation only accepts proposals from doctoral students and postdoctoral scholars (those who received their degree within ten years of the application deadline) outside the United States.

Scholarship Open for International Students: The students of any nationality can apply.

Scholarship Description: The Terra Foundation’s Doctoral and Postdoctoral Research Travel Grants enable scholars outside the United States to consult research resources that are only available within the United States. These grants provide support for travel to research topics on American art and visual culture prior to 1980. Applications are judged competitively on an annual basis.

Number of awards offered: 6-9 Scholarships are offered.

Tenure of award:  Not Known 

Value: Total offer is of up to $6,000 per grant for doctoral students and up to $9,000 per grant for postdoctoral scholars. Grant funds will be disbursed in two installments. 

Other Benefits: Not Known 

Selection criteria: Not Known 

Notification: Awards will be announced in May 2013.

How to Apply: The mode of applying is by Electronically.

Scholarship Application Deadline: Do submit your applications till 15 January 2013.

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Research Associate Position at UNU-EHS in Germany 2012

United Nations University – Institute for Environment and Human Security offers Research Associate Position for Applicants from Developing Countries in the field of Social Sciences, Geography, Economics, Environmental Science in Germany 2012

Study Subject(s):The scholarship is provided to learn Building Resilience to Climate Change: Turning Research into Action
Course Level:This scholarship is for pursuing research level
Scholarship Provider: United Nations University – Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS)
Scholarship can be taken at:  Germany

Eligibility:
-PhD or Master’s Degree in Social Sciences, Geography, Economics, Environmental Science, or other relevant fields with an emphasis on Disaster Risk Management, Adaptation to Climate Change, Resilience;
-Minimum of five (5) years of internationally recognized scientific working experience related to climate impacts and adaptation, and/or risk management;
-Demonstrated skills in use of social science and other relevant scientific methods to research adaptation-related questions (mixed methods approaches).
-Experience using participatory research approaches, quantitative research (modelling, mapping, surveys, data analysis and management);
-Excellent communication skills with fluency in oral and written English; -Strong ability to carry out work independently and in an international team;
-Proven background and strong skills in managing projects in multicultural surrounding, preferably related to climate change impacts, resilience, early warning systems for weather-related risks, flood risk management, community based adaptation;
-Knowledge in networking and collaborative projects and research;
-Good team player with strong interpersonal skills demonstrated by the ability to work well in a multicultural, multi-ethnic environment with sensitivity and respect for diversity;
-Advanced computer skills (Microsoft Office), statistical packages (SPSS, etc.) and GIS.

Scholarship Open for International Students:The students of developing countries can apply.

Scholarship Description: The project will address building resilience in Bangladesh through three groups of activities: expanding knowledge through research, building capacity through a South-North and North-South training program, and translating learning and new capacities into action that will benefit communities affected by climate variability and exposed to longer-term climate change.

Number of awards offered: Not Known

Tenure of award: It is applicable for two years.

Value: Not Known

Other Benefits: Not Known

Selection criteria:Not Known

Notification: Not Known

How to Apply: The mode of applying is electronically.

Scholarship Application Deadline: Do submit your applications till 21 October 2012

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PhD Scholarship in Analytical Models for Learning Processes in FLOSS Communities, 2013

United Nations University – International Institute for Software Technology (UNU-IIST) offers PhD Scholarship in Peer-Production Approaches to e-Learning within a collaboration between UNU-IIST, the University of Macau, China and the University of Pisa, Italy 2013

Study Subject(s):Subject is Analytical Models for Learning Processes in FLOSS Communities
Course Level:This Scholarship programme is available for PhD level
Scholarship Provider: UNU-IIST
Scholarship can be taken at: Macau (China)

Eligibility:
-Candidates for the position should have a Master degree in computer science, software engineering, or information and communication technology, or in a similar discipline;
-background and experience in information retrieval, data mining and text mining techniques, machine learning techniques and ontology engineering; strong programming ability;
-good English writing ability; ability to work both independently and in a team.
-Previous experience in Free/Libre Open Source Software (FLOSS) project participation and in empirical software engineering, knowledge of antipattern technology, pedagogical metrics and standardised models for learning behaviours and background in statistics are advantages.

Scholarship Open for International Students: This scholarship is open for Italy and China Students.

Scholarship Description: The United Nations University – International Institute for Software Technology (UNU-IIST), located in Macau, is accepting applications for one scholarship as PhD candidate to carry out research as part of a project on Peer-Production Approaches to e-Learning within a collaboration between UNU-IIST, the University of Macau and the University of Pisa, Italy. The PhD candidate will be directly involved in the analysis of collaborative networks and Free/Libre Open Source Software (FLOSS) projects, with a special focus on the identification and description of learning processes, development of e-learning models based on the peer-production paradigm, definition of pedagogical metrics for such models and continuous monitoring of their implementation as well as benchmarking towards the outcomes of the preliminary data analysis.

Objective of the Awards: The PhD candidate will be enrolled in the double degree PhD programme in ICT for Sustainable Development of the United Nations University and the University of Pisa, will work under the direction and supervision of Dr. Antonio Cerone, UNU-IIST Research Fellow, and will be also co-supervised by Dr Simon Fong, University of Macau, and by one of the leading members of the Knowledge Discovery and Delivery Laboratory – KDD Lab, a joint research lab of the University of Pisa and ISTI-CNR.

Number of Awards: 1 scholarship

Tenure of Awards: The duration of the study and the scholarship is 42 months, of which at least 6 months will be spent in Pisa.

Value: Monthly stipend will be USD 1,000 during the stay in Macau and USD 1,500 during the stay in Pisa. Health insurance is provided free of charge. During the stay in Macau accommodation (except utility costs) is also provided free of charge.

How to Apply: Applications should be sent via email to: [email protected]

Scholarship Application Deadline: The Deadline of the Scholarship is 15 November 2012

Further Scholarship Information and Application

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The United World College Scholarship at Quest University, Canada 2013

Quest University offers Undergraduate Scholarship for Canadian and Non Canadian Students, Canada 2013

Study Subject(s):Arts and Science
Course Level:Undergraduate
Scholarship Provider: Quest University,Canada
Scholarship can be taken at: Canada

Eligibility:
Eligibility for the UWC Scholarship is determined once the student completes his or her Application for Admissions to Quest and is admitted to the University. To remain eligible for the United World College Scholarship while at Quest, recipients must meet our general scholarship renewal requirements. Evaluations will take place at the end of the student’s second term at Quest University Canada, and annually thereafter in the Spring Term. Quest’s academic calendar enables a student to enroll for up to three full terms per year: Fall, Spring and Summer. Students may retain their scholarships, awards, grants and bursaries for up to eight terms (sufficient time to complete a degree). They must maintain appropriate academic standing, and/or demonstrate continued financial need. Students seeking support beyond an eighth term will need to submit a written petition outlining any special circumstances that merit such consideration.

Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes

Scholarship Description: A number of United World College students call Quest home. Like UWCs, Quest’s international foundation brings a global community of learners together to build cultural bridges and to foster a better understanding of today’s complex world. As a UWC student, you will undoubtedly bring diverse global perspectives with you to Quest’s innovative and interdisciplinary program; your completion of an IB diploma tells us that you are hard-working, self-motivated, and able to handle the academic rigour of our program.

Objective of Scholarship: Mission to engage students from around the world in its innovative educational enterprise, and in recognition of the enormous contribution students

Number of awards offered: Not known

Tenure of award: Each year

Value: $10,000/year

Notification: Winners will be notified no later than April 1, 2013

Selection Criteria:Not Known

How to Apply: By post & By electronically

Scholarship Application Deadline: 15 March 2013

Further Scholarship Information and Application

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2012 United States–Timor-Leste (USTL) Scholarship Program, USA

East-West Center offers United States–Timor-Leste (USTL) Scholarship Program for Undergraduate  and  Associate students of Timor-Leste, USA, 2012

Study Subject(s):Agriculture, business, communication, computer science, economics, education, environmental sciences, international relations, political science, psychology, urban planning
Course Level:Undergraduate and associate
Scholarship Provider: Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State
Scholarship can be taken at: USA

Eligibility:
-Applicants must be citizens of Timor-Leste. Applicants with dual citizenship, one of which is United States citizenship, are not eligible.
-Applicants must have graduated from secondary school in good academic standing. (At least a 60 or greater overall high school score.)
-Applicants with no prior college/university experience are invited to apply.Applicants who have completed some undergraduate (S1) study from an accredited tertiary institution are also invited to apply. Applicants must provide documented evidence of this course work for admissions and transfer credit consideration.
-Preference will be given to applicants who have a strong academic record as evidenced by a grade point average of 2.5 or above
-Applicants must demonstrate English proficiency equivalent to a TOEFL.

Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes (Timor-Leste)

Scholarship Description: Pending U.S. Department of State funding, the East-West Center is pleased to announce the 2012 United States–Timor-Leste (USTL) Scholarship Program competition. The Program, funded by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State, is a competitive, merit-based scholarship program open to East Timorese who meet specific selection criteria. The objective of the Program is to identify and support the education of academically talented East Timorese who are in the future expected to assume leadership roles in Timor-Leste. Following a “bridge” year of intensive English language preparation, the scholarship provides the opportunity to pursue the associate of arts (two-year) degree or a bachelor’s (S1) (four-year) degree study at a university in the United States, in fields that are directly relevant to the needs of the country. It will also enable the recipients to obtain a broader understanding of the United States. The scholarship program will include a summer internship in Washington, D.C. as well as a four to five week community service project in Timor-Leste.

How to Apply: By Post

Scholarship Application Deadline: August 17, 2012

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2012 Borlaug Fellowship Program for Developing Countries Students, USA

United States Department of Agriculture offers Borlaug Fellowship Program for Graduates from Developing Countries in the field of Agriculture and related fields, USA 2012

Study Subject(s):Agricultural Science
Course Level:Graduate
Scholarship Provider: United States Department of Agriculture
Scholarship can be taken at: USA

Eligibility:
-Citizens of country in which the Borlaug Fellowship Program is offered Early to middle stage of their professional career Good working knowledge of the English language Minimum of a Master’s degree Two or more years of practical work experience and currently employed in an university, government, non-profit, or private agricultural research entity in the recipient country.
-Demonstrate intention to continue working in the home country after completing their Borlaug fellowship in the U.S.

Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes

Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: Developing Countries

Scholarship Description: The Norman E. Borlaug International Agricultural Science and Technology Fellowship Program (Borlaug Fellowship Program) helps developing countries strengthen sustainable agricultural practices by providing scientific training and collaborative research opportunities to visiting researchers, policymakers, and university faculty. The Borlaug Fellowship Program has provided over 500 fellowships for agricultural professionals from 64 developing countries worldwide.

How to Apply: By post

Scholarship Application Deadline: July 31, 2012

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The United Nations/Italy Long-term Fellowship Programme in Global Navigation Satellite Systems, 2012 Italy

Masters Fellowship Programme in the field of Aerospace Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Communication Engineering, Information Technology or related subjects, 2012 Italy

Study Subject(s):Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) and Related Applications
Course Level:Master
Scholarship Provider: Politecnico di Torino (School of Information Technologies) and Istituto Superiore Mario Boella (ISMB), with the collaboration of Istituto Elettrotecnico Nazionale Galileo Ferraris (IEN), Turin, Italy
Scholarship can be taken at: Italy

Eligibility:-The MNA Programme candidates are required to have completed Master Degree or equivalent (5 years University degree) in Aerospace Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Communication Engineering, Information Technology or related subjects.
-Other degrees in different technological fields can be considered by the Master Commission.

Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes

Scholarship Description: The Master in Navigation and Related Applications (MNA) Programme starts in September 2012 and lasts for 12 months, including a period ranging from 3 to 4 months for hands-on pilot project (internship). The MNA Program study provides extensive background knowledge in navigation/localization systems as well as a detailed analysis on NAV/COM integration and environmental monitoring applications. The MNA Programme includes 80 Educational European Credits (ECTS). Among the 80 credits, 50 credits are earned through taking courses, and 30 are completed as internship in Office for Outer Space Affairs, United Nations Office at Vienna.

How to Apply: Online

Scholarship Application Deadline: By 15 May 2012

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JFUNU Scholarship for Master’s Students from Developing Countries at United Nations University ISP, Japan

The Japan Foundation funded JFUNU Scholarship for Master’s students from developing countries in the field of Science in Sustainability, Development, and Peace at United Nations University ISP, Japan

Study Subject(s):Natural sciences, social sciences, and humanities
Course Level:Master’s
Scholarship Provider: The Japan Foundation
Scholarship can be taken at: Japan

Eligibility:
Applicants for the Master of Science in Sustainability, Development, and Peace are required to have met the following requirements by the application deadline in order to be considered:
1. A completed bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) from a recognised university or institution of higher education Those who expect to graduate and have a bachelor’s degree or its equivalent conferred before enrolment may also apply.
2. A particular interest and career aspiration in at least one of the following thematic areas: Global Change and Sustainability Peace and Security International Cooperation and Development For more information on these areas, please refer to the Research page.
3. English language proficiency The minimum score requirements for English language qualifications required by UNU-ISP are:
600 in TOEFL – Paper-Based Testing (PBT)
100 in TOEFL – Internet-Based Testing (iBT)
7.0 in IELTS – Academic format
Applicants, except for the cases below, must submit original TOEFL or IELTS score reports (from a test taken within the last two years) to Admissions Office at the time of application:
Applicants whose first language is English.
Applicants who graduated from a university or a postgraduate school located in an English speaking country.
Applicants who completed an undergraduate or postgraduate degree programme where the language of instruction and examination was English. In this case, an official statement from the academic institution will be required, confirming the use of English as the language of instruction and examination.

Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes

Scholarship Description: The programme addresses pressing global issues of sustainability, climate change, development, peacebuilding, and human rights through an innovative interdisciplinary approach that integrates the natural sciences, social sciences, and humanities. The programme is intended for recent graduates, professionals, and practitioners, offering the unique opportunity to study at a global university within the framework of the United Nations. It provides students with the knowledge and skills to make important contributions towards solving global issues, whether through employment by UN agencies, other international organizations, governments, civil society, or the private sector.
The Japan Foundation for UNU (JFUNU) Scholarship is available for outstanding applicants from developing countries who can demonstrate a need for financial assistance, and they will be considered as candidates for the award of the scholarship. The JFUNU scholarship covers the full tuition fees, and provides a monthly allowance of 150,000 JPY* for living expenses for a maximum of 24 months. Travel costs to and from Japan, visa handling fees, and health/accident insurance costs must be covered by the student. *150,000 JPY is the average monthly living cost for an international student without dependents in Tokyo, although this amount may vary depending on the lifestyle of the student.

How to Apply: Online

Scholarship Application Deadline: 30th April 2012

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United Nations/ Japan Long-term Fellowship Programme on Nano-Satellite Technologies, 2012 Japan

The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs and the Government of Japan in cooperation with the Kyushu Institute of Technology (KIT) have established a United Nations/Japan Long-term Fellowship Programme on Nano-Satellite Technologies for nationals of developing countries or countries with economy in transition, 2012 Japan

Study Subject(s):Nano-Satellite Technologies
Course Level:PhD
Scholarship Provider: The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs and the Government of Japan
Scholarship can be taken at: Japan

Eligibility:-Be nationals of developing countries or countries with economy in transition; be duly nominated by their institutions.
-Be not older than forty (40) years by 1 October 2012; have the academic and professional backgrounds required by the specific fellowship programme.
-Candidates for the DNST Programme are expected to have completed studies ending with a Master Degree or equivalent (5 years university degree) in engineering-related subjects.
-Degrees in different technological fields can be considered by the Doctor Commission; and be able to make professional use of the experience gained in the fellowship programme.

Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes

Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: Developing Countries

Scholarship Description: This “Doctorate in Nano-Satellite Technologies (DNST)” Fellowship Programme entails participation in a three-year PhD programme, concluding with the award of a doctorate degree in Nano-Satellite Technologies (Doctor of Engineering) after successful thesis defence. Tuition, living and travel cost for up to two candidates per year will be covered by KIT and the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs. The second round of the Fellowship Programme will begin in October 2012 and lasts for three years for each participant. The Programme will provide extensive research opportunities in nano-satellite systems through the use of the nano-satellite development and testing facilities available at KIT.

How to Apply: By Post

Scholarship Application Deadline: April 30, 2012

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Call for Proposals: HERA Joint Research Programme in Cultural Encounters, 2012

European Science Foundation Research Proposals in the field of Humanities for conducting research at Host institutions, 2012

Study Subject(s):Humanities
Course Level:Research
Scholarship Provider: European Commission and European Science Foundation
Scholarship can be taken at: Host institutions

Eligibility:Only researchers located in the following HERA JRP countries are eligible to apply, irrespective of their nationality: Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, Sweden and United Kingdom.
-Each Collaborative Research Project (CRP) must comprise at least three Principal Investigators, each based in an eligible university or a research institute in a different HERA JRP country.
-Each participating researcher (e.g. senior, post-doc, Ph.D.) must be based at an eligible institution and be considered eligible for funding by the funding organisation of the HERA JRP country where he/she works.
-The PI status is not limited to researchers at any specific career stage after Ph.D., although in some countries applicants with equivalent research experience are also eligible to apply.

Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes

Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, Sweden and United Kingdom.

Scholarship Description: The HERA (Humanities in the European Research Area) Network is pleased to announce a new Joint Research Programme (JRP) on Cultural Encounters (CE). Nineteen research councils from 18 countries and the European Commission are making up to €18.5 million available. The research programme will fund new and exciting humanities-centred projects on Cultural Encounters involving researchers from three or more participating countries.

How to Apply: Online

Scholarship Application Deadline: 4 May 2012

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Diversity Network Summer Undergraduate Scholarship, 2012

Undergraduate Summer Scholarship enroll at a university or community college based in the Australia, Canada, UK, USA, 2012

Study Subject(s):Courses offered by the University
Course Level:Undergraduate
Scholarship Provider: The Diversity Abroad Network “Diversity Network”, in cooperation with the STA Travel
Scholarship can be taken at: USA,Australia, Canada, UK

Eligibility:-Applicants must be full-time undergraduates at a university or community college based in the Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom or the United States.
-Economically disadvantaged students, African-American/Black, Asian, Hispanic/Latino, Multiracial/ethnic or Indigenous/Native-American, students with disabilities and first generation college undergraduate students are strongly encouraged to apply.

Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes

Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom or the United States

Scholarship Description: The Diversity Abroad Network “Diversity Network”, in cooperation with the STA Travel, will offer twenty summer scholarships in the amount of $500 for full-time undergraduate (both community college and university level) students attending a member institution in Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom or the United States.

How to Apply: By electronically

Scholarship Application Deadline: April 13, 2012 for Summer 2012

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Postdoctoral Research in Physics at the United Arab Emirates University, 2012 UAE

2012 Postdoctoral Research in the field of Physics at the United Arab Emirates University, UAE

Study Subject(s):Physics
Course Level:Postdoctoral
Scholarship Provider: United Arab Emirates University
Scholarship can be taken at: UAE

Eligibility:
Ph.D degree wtih Post doctorate experience Experience with numerical methods for solving nonlinear partial differential equations and in symbolic programming with Mathematica is required

Scholarship Open for International Students: No

Scholarship Description: A postdoctoral research position in open for work on a project on solitons in optical fibers and Bose-Einstein condensates. The main focus of the project is to study interaction between solitons with the aim of increasing the bit-rate of data transfer in optical fibers. Both analytical and numerical methods will used. Duration of job will be for one year with possible extension for another two years depending on production and hence availability of funds. Experience with numerical methods for solving nonlinear partial differential equations and in symbolic programming with Mathematica is required.

How to Apply: Online

Scholarship Application Deadline: 03-18-2012

Further Scholarship Information and Application

United World College International Baccalaureate Diploma Scholarship, Malaysia

International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma bursary/partial Scholarship for the international and Malaysian students at United World College, Malaysia

Study Subject(s):Courses offered by the university
Course Level:Diploma
Scholarship Provider: UWC National Committee (NC) – Malaysia
Scholarship can be taken at: Malaysia

Eligibility:
1. Malaysian citizen. 2. Resident in Malaysia and having completed Form 5 and sat for the SPM (or currently in the final year of ICGSE or equivalent) in Malaysia. A student who purports to be resident in another country straight after Form 5, without their family being with them would not qualify as IQ and the application would be carefully scrutinised. 3. Between the ages of 16-19 years as of the 1st August in the year of entry to UWC. (4. Those on refugee status should contact the NC directly.)

Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes

Scholarship Description: Each year the UWC National Committee (NC) – Malaysia will receive from the UWC colleges a specific number of places (which may include a scholarship, bursary/partial scholarship or fee-paying place) for which they select students to study the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma. Although strong academic achievement is valued highly at UWC, academic achievements are put into perspective with a demanding mix of community engagement, international affairs, physical activities and creative pursuits. Our student intake is deliberately diverse and each of the schools and colleges draws together students from many different nations and backgrounds. Our bursaries, scholarships and fee structures aim to ensure a broad socio-economic mix within the student body that adds value to the student experience and the organisation

How to Apply: By Post

Scholarship Application Deadline: 17 February 2012

Further Scholarship Information and Application