Fellowships for women in STEM

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Date and time: 
Tue, 2018-08-28 10:19

The Schlumberger Foundation is inviting applications from women from developing and emerging economies to pursue PhD or Post-doctorate studies in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines for its 2019-2020 Faculty of the Future Fellowships.

Faculty of Future Fellowships will be accepted from September 5, 2018 to November 7, 2018.

The Fellowships are worth a maximum of USD 50,000 per year for a PhD and maximum of USD 40,000 per year for a Post-doc and may be renewed through to completion of studies subject to performance, self-evaluation, recommendation from supervisors and strong evidence of re-integration plans in the home country.

Eligibility

Candidates:

  • Should have applied to, have been admitted to, or be currently enrolled in a university abroad when submitting their grant application.
  • Must hold an excellent academic record and illustrate their commitment to teaching and research or to using their scientific knowledge in public policy advocacy.
  • Should demonstrate leadership skills, community outreach interest and have a track record in encouraging young women into the STEM fields.
  • Should also prove their commitment to returning to their home countries to contribute to the economic, social and technological advancement of their regions, pursuing careers in the teaching and research faculties of their home institutions and also taking positions in the public sector.

Call for the Faculty of the Future Fellowships

 

Expiry Date: 
Wed, 2018-11-07 23:00