Archive for the ‘Conferences’ Category

icon Conferences & Travel Grants

icon Medicine

Open to all nationalities

icon  Ethicon Foundation Fund

icon 14 Sep 2017

icon Partial Funding, £1,000

iconVisits to all over the world

More about this scholarship

Ethicon Foundation Fund Travel Grants is offered by Royal College of Surgeons to aid fellows and members of the College.

Eligibility

  • Fellows and members of the Royal College of Surgeons are eligible for the award.
  • Applicants with a good academic standing will be considered.
  • Candidates will normally be in training grade appointments.
  • Senior candidates may be considered at the discretion of the committee.
  • Applicants of Ethicon Foundation Fund Travel Grants who want to upgrade a specialty skill or experience that may not be available in their home country are welcome to apply.
  • Applicants are required to obtain prior approval for the visit from the concerned training authority in the country of application.
  • UK trainees must provide confirmation/evidence of prospective approval from the GMC.

 

Advertisements

icon Conferences & Travel Grants

icon Archaeology

Open to US citizens

icon  Archaeological Institute of America

icon 01 Nov 2017

icon Partial Funding, $25,000

iconStudy and travel to Greece, the Aegean Islands, Sicily, Southern Italy, Asia Minor or Mesopotamia

More about this scholarship

  • The Olivia James Traveling Fellowship, 2017 is open to US citizens.
  • Candidates must be members of the AIA for at least two consecutive years at the time of application.
  • Applicants involved in dissertation research will be preferred for Olivia James Traveling Fellowship, 2017.
  • Candidates who received their Ph.D. within five years of the application deadline will be given preference.
  • Applicants must not hold other major fellowships during the requested tenure of the Olivia James award.
  • Candidates applying for Olivia James Traveling Fellowship, 2017 are required to submit a report on the use of the stipend to the Chair of the AIA Fellowships Committee after the completion of the fellowship.

 

icon PhD, Post Doc, Conferences & Travel Grants

icon Natural Resources Challenge, Sustainability in Practice and the Food Chain

Open to nationals and permanent residents of countries participating in the Co-operative Research Programme

icon  The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

icon 10 Sep 2017

icon Partial Funding, EUR 400 – 450 per week + Travel and other allowances

iconInstitutions in another member countries of the Co-operative Research Programme

More about this scholarship

The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development is offering OECD CRP Research Fellowships, 2017 to research scientists interested in conducting research abroad.

Eligibility criteria:

  • The candidates applying for OECD CRP Research Fellowships, 2017 should have a Ph.D. or equivalent expertise.
  • Applicants should have at least four years of postdoctoral training.
  • The successful applicants should have a contract with his/her employer, who should ensure their employment after completion of the fellowship.
  • If the candidate has received the award already, he/she can apply for the second award only after 5 years after the year of their first fellowship.

Selection criteria:

  • The candidates applying for OECD CRP Research Fellowships, 2017 are selected based on the quality of the research proposal and its relevance to the Programme’s Research Themes.
  • The feasibility of achieving the goals set in the proposed work is taken into consideration.
  • Scientific excellence and the potential impact of the candidate is considered.

 

icon Conferences & Travel Grants

icon Arts and Culture

Open to citizens or permanent residents of New Zealand

icon  Asia New Zealand Foundation

icon 31 Jul 2017

icon Partial Funding, $2,000 – $5,000

iconArts and cultural organisations in New Zealand (Not applicable for Festival/major event funds)

More about this scholarship

There are two types of Asia New Zealand Foundation Arts grants, 2017. They are listed below:

  • Contestable arts grants: For art professionals and organizations to contribute to the New Zealanders’ understanding of Asian arts and culture by supporting their projects.
  • Festival/major event fund: They are provided to bring international artists, performers, speakers etc working in an Asian context to take part in the event.

Eligibility criteria:

  • The participating organizations must be based in New Zealand.
  • Applicants of Asia New Zealand Foundation Arts grants, 2017 should be citizens or permanent residents of New Zealand.
  • Organizations and candidates belonging to one of te following categories will be eligible to apply:
    • individual arts professionals
    • local and regional councils
    • festival and major event organizers
    • arts administrators
    • Arts and cultural organizations – galleries, museums, universities, theater companies etc.
  • Candidates belonging to the following categories will be ineligible:
    • Organization/individuals/anyone linked with any organization/individual that has previously received a grant from Asia New Zealand Foundation for 3 years in a row. Festivals are excluded from this condition.
    • Organization/individuals/anyone linked with any organization/individual that has previously received a grant from Asia New Zealand Foundation during the current financial year.
    • Previous grantees who have not reported sufficiently regarding the grant.
    • Amateur artists or organizations that are not professional art organizations.

Documents required:

  • Candidates applying for Asia New Zealand Foundation Arts grants, 2017 should provide the following mentioned documents before the deadline:
  • Reports on all the previous grants they have received
  • Competitive quotes should be accompanied by all the applications

 

Brief Description:

OFID is a long standing supporter of One Young World and has enabled more than 150 young leaders to participate in the One Young World Summit since 2011.  This year, OFID will sponsor 16 young leaders (including five Colombian nationals who also reside in Colombia) who are active in international development to participate in the One Young World Summit 2017 which takes place in Bogotá, Colombia from 4 – 7 October.

Host Institution(s):

OFID

Level:

One Young World Summit 2017 in Bogotá, Colombia

Number of Scholarships:

16

Target Group:

Nationals of eligible developing countries

Scholarship Value/Inclusions:

  • • Access to the One Young World Summit 2017 in Bogotá, Colombia
  • • Hotel accommodation on a shared basis between 4 October and 7 October
  • • Catering which includes breakfast, lunch and dinner.
  • • Transport between the Summit accommodation and the Summit venue.
  • • Summit hand-outs and support materials.
  • • The cost of travel to and from Bogotá.

Eligibility:

In order to apply you must be:

  • • Aged 18 – 30
  • • A national of one of the listed eligible countries. Refer to the official website to view the list.
  • • Please note that five of the places available are reserved for Colombian nationals who also reside in Colombia.

Application Instructions:

To apply, you must submit an online application in English before midnight 20 June 2017.

It is important to  visit the official website (link found below) to access the online application portal and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Website:

Official Scholarship Website:  https://www.oneyoungworld.com/ofid-development-leaders-scholarship-2017