PhD Fellowships available for women in science

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The Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD) PhD Fellowship is now open and accepting applications from women from developing countries who wish to pursue a PhD degree in a science subject.    

Applicants have the option to apply for either

  1. Full time PhD study of up to 4 years at a host institution


  1. Sandwich (part-time) programme that allows the applicant to enroll for a PhD in their country and undertake research visit or at least 6 months in a laboratory or institute abroad

All applicants must submit a preliminary acceptance letter from at least one host institute and a letter of commitment from the prospective host supervisor.

All applicants are to be submitted online

Application deadline: June 19, 2017

To learn more about this opportunity, visit OWSD PhD Fellowship link

For enquiries, send an email to