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icon PhD

icon Economics

Open to all nationals

icon  University of Barcelona

icon 06 Jun 2017

icon Partial Funding, 16.400€/year

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  • Barcelona Institute of Economics Ph.D. Scholarships, 2017 are open to students who wish to pursue a doctoral degree in Economics at the University.
  • Applicants must have completed their graduation after 2013.
  • Applicants of Barcelona Institute of Economics Ph.D. Scholarships, 2017 should be aiming to enroll in the Ph.D. program in Economics at the University.
  • The duration of the scholarship is 3 years and can be extended for another year.
  • Candidates must have completed Master in Economics by summer 2017.
  • A statement of purpose should be submitted by the applicants of Barcelona Institute of Economics Ph.D. Scholarships, 2017.

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icon Masters, MBA

icon Business Administration

Open to EU nationals

icon  University of Barcelona

icon 30 May 2017

icon Partial Funding, 50% of the tuition fees

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The University of Barcelona is offering European Talent Scholarships, 2017 to students with excellent professional skills and profile required to become a leader with influence on business.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants of European Talent Scholarships, 2017 must be nationals of one of the EU countries.
  • Candidates, to be eligible, must be admitted to EMBA program at the University.
  • Applicants of European Talent Scholarships, 2017 must possess a successful career in entrepreneur initiative, business, and innovative vision.

Documents required:

  • Motivation letter describing their reasons to apply, professional career and excellent achievements
  • A short essay in at most 500 words on “What are the main personal attributes and professional skills that a leader must have in order to become a successful top manager?”

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A PhD Fellowship is available in Advanced Electronic Materials and Devices at the Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICN2). This PhD research project is focused on the chemical vapor deposition (CVD) of 2D materials, in particular of transition metal dichalcogenides.

ICN2 – Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology is a non-profit international research institute located close to Barcelona, Spain. Its research lines focus on the newly discovered physical and chemical properties that arise from the fascinating behaviour of matter at the nanoscale.

Course Level: Fellowship is available for pursuing PhD programme.

Study Subject: This PhD research project is focused on the chemical vapor deposition (CVD) of 2D materials, in particular of transition metal dichalcogenides.

Scholarship Award:

  • Full-time work (37,5h/week)
  • Contract Length: Predoctoral Contract.
  • Salary will depend on qualifications and demonstrated experience.
  • Support to the relocation issues.
  • Life Insurance.

Scholarship can be taken at Spain

Eligibility:

Main Tasks and responsibilities

  • The PhD candidate will be working on the preparation of high quality, large area MoS2 films using nonconventional metal-organic CVD processes.
  • In order to understand the growth process of this 2D material and to assess the quality of the samples, the PhD will be involved in a detailed characterization of the films, including Raman, photoluminescence and X-ray photoelectron spectroscopies, as well as atomic force and electron microscopies. The effect of the substrate on the quality of the grown samples will be studied, for which transfer techniques will be developed.

Education, Experience, Knowledge and Competences required:
Education: The candidate should have a BSc´s and Master’s degree in Physics, Material Science, Engineering or relevant studies.
Experience: Previous experience in chemical vapour deposition, characterization techniques, microscopy and spectroscopy will be appreciated.
Knowledge: A very good level of the English language is mandatory. A strong background on materials science, with knowledge in material deposition, especially in thin materials growth, will be valued.
Competencies required: Applicants must show great motivation, excellent attitude towards research and team work, and good communication skills

Nationality: Foreign and Spanish students can apply for these fellowships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have master’s degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Students need to demonstrate that they have a good level of written and spoken English.

How to Apply: All applications must be made via the ICN2 website and include the following:

  • A cover letter.
  • A full CV including contact details.
  • 2 Reference letters or referee contacts.

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is May 31, 2017.

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Applicants are being accepted for So-ICN2 Summer Fellowships Programme. Bachelor’s/master’s degree students will be integrated into one of the ICN2 research groups under the mentorship of the corresponding group leader.

The SO-ICN2 Summer Fellowships Programme aims to promote science and support the research careers of exceptionally talented young students.

ICN2 – Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology is a non-profit international research institute located close to Barcelona, Spain. Its research lines focus on the newly discovered physical and chemical properties that arise from the fascinating behaviour of matter at the nanoscale.

Students need to demonstrate that they have a good level of written and spoken English.

Course Level: This is a summer fellowships programme.

Study Subject: Bachelor’s/master’s degree students will be integrated into one of the ICN2 research groups under the mentorship of the corresponding group leader.

Scholarship Award: 800 € gross/month. Some funding for travel is available for foreign students upon request.

Scholarship can be taken in Spain

Eligibility: Eligible candidates must be in the final year of their BSc, Masters or equivalent studies. Only students with an excellent academic background will be considered for this fellowship. Overall grades must be indicated in the online application form in order for the application to be considered.

Nationality: Foreign and Spanish students can apply for these fellowships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Students need to demonstrate that they have a good level of written and spoken English.

How to Apply: All applications must be made via the ICN2 website and include the following:

  • CV
  • BSc and Master´s grades must be indicated in the application form
  • Academic transcript for the BSc (in Spanish, Catalan or English)
  • Motivation letter
  • Contact details for two referees, or two recommendation letters

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is May 28, 2017.

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The Universitat de Barcelona Business School is pleased to announce its scholarship scheme for EU students to study Executive MBA.

The main aim of this scholarship scheme is to reward students with proven track record of professional practice, entrepreneur initiative and innovative vision.

The Universitat de Barcelona Business School is the centre for research and postgraduate and executive education in business at the Faculty of Economics and Business of the University of Barcelona (UB). Established in 1450, UB is the main public university in Catalonia, offering the widest and most complete range of subjects. Moreover, it is one of the largest research centres in Europe, both in terms of the research programmes offered and the level of excellence achieved in this field.

Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue Executive MBA programme.

Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of Business Administration.

Scholarship Award: Students may apply for a grant of 50% of the tuition fees of the Executive MBA programme at the University of Barcelona (the scholarship does not cover the administrative fee).

Number of Scholarships: Only two grants will be awarded.

Scholarship can be taken in Spain

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

Scholarships are awarded to candidates that have already gained admission to the Executive MBA.

This master’s programme is targeted at professionals with extensive experience – entrepreneurs, business owners, senior executives and middle managers in a variety of company areas – and professionals who want to gain a deeper understanding of management systems in the private sector.

Whether you aim to reach leadership roles in your organisation or expand beyond your technical specialisation, the Executive MBA will allow you to take a step forward in your career.

To be considered for the MBA programme, applicants must have:

  • An official degree;
  • At least three years of full-time working experience in relevant positions;
  • A good command of Spanish;
  • Strong leadership skills, global perspective, functional expertise and innovation;
  • The aptitude to succeed in a rigorous academic programme.

Nationality: Students from European Union Countries:

Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, and UK are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Students must have at least three years of full-time working experience in relevant positions

English language Requirements: The official language of the master is the Spanish and good command of the language is needed.

MBA Scholarships

How to Apply:  Applicants should send an email to business.school-at-ub.edu with the following documents attached:

  • Motivation letter in which you state the reasons for your application, your professional career and outstanding achievements.
  • A short essay (500 words maximum) about the following topic: “What are the main personal attributes and professional skills that a leader must have in order to become a successful top manager?”

Application Deadline: Applications may be submitted until May 30th, 2017, for the first round, or June 30th, 2017, for the second round.

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The Barcelona Institute of Economics (IEB) at the University of Barcelona is offering PhD Scholarships for September 2017 intake. Funding is provided initially for three years, followed by a possible extension of one year.

The University of Barcelona (UB) offers students the opportunity to undertake research in a wide range of fields of economics taking part of an international PhD programme in the vibrant city of Barcelona.

The University of Barcelona School of Economics is the centre for research and postgraduate education in economics at the Faculty of Economics and Business of the University of Barcelona (UB). Its mission is to build a reputation for internationally excellent research in major fields of economics.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing PhD programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered at the School of Economics.

Scholarship Award: The yearly gross amount of the stipend is 16.400€ (Salary comes with full social security benefits). The scholarships also cover PhD tuition fees and travel grants for conferences.

Scholarship can be taken in Spain

Eligibility: University y is looking for students who have graduated after 2013 and who aim at enrolling on the PhD program in Economics (University of Barcelona). The candidates must have a Master in Economics completed by summer 2017 and apply to the PhD program in Economics, University of Barcelona.

Nationality: Citizens of all nationalities are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement:  Master in Economics with a satisfactory scholastic average (GPA).

(!) To enter a doctoral programme at the University of Barcelona, it is necessary to have completed 300 ECTS credits, and 60 of those have to correspond to an official graduate, research-oriented master’s programme.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

How to Apply: Only complete applications will be considered. Candidates must:

  • Apply to PhD program in Economics
  • Submit a statement of purpose to ieb.calls-at-ub.edu indicating in the title of the message ‘PhD Scholarships’

Application documents (one pdf file) uploaded to the application form in this order:

  • ID/Passport
  • CV
  • BSc transcript of grades
  • MSc transcript of grades (provisional or final version)
  • Proof of English level (not compulsory if you are from or have studied in an English-speaking country)
  • GRE test result (not compulsory)
  • Letter of motivation
  • Master dissertation (If you are currently working on your Master dissertation or it is not in English, Spanish or Catalan please send an extended abstract in English, typically 3-5 pages)

(i) Two letters of recommendation will be automatically requested to the referees indicated in the online application form.

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is June 6, 2017.

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Institute for Cross-Disciplinary Physics and Complex Systems is delighted to offer IFISC (CSIC-UIB) Scholarships Mobility Grants for students for International students.

IFISC (Institute for Cross-Disciplinary Physics and Complex Systems) is a joint research institute of the Universitat de les Illes Balears (UIB) and the Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC) created in 2007. Its mission is to develop Cross-Disciplinary and Strategic Research in complex systems following the established scientific approach of physicists.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue Master degree programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of Physics of Complex Systems.

Scholarship Award: The scholarship will amount a total of € 6,000 (six thousand euros), in two instalments: € 2,000 at the beginning of the first semester, after the student has actually enrolled in the master and € 4,000 at the beginning of the second semester. The scholarship is aimed at covering all or part of the costs of travel and living (including the cost of food and accommodation) detailed in the application of the selected students.

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in Spain

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

CSIC offers JAE-INTRO grants (2000 €) open to those who have scored a minimum of 7.8/10 in the bachelor’s degree.

Nationality: International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have their bachelor’s degree.

English language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

Spain Scholarships

How to Apply: Applications must be submitted electronically using the form available at the website ifisc.uib-csic.es/master/fellowships. To be considered for the scholarships, additionally, the applicant must have pre-enrolled to the master using the application form at http://www.uib.eu/study/master.

The following documentation must be attached:

  • The copy of ID card or passport.
  • Personal academic certificate, including the topics, covered and the grades obtained.
  • Curriculum Vitae.
  • A brief description of the interest in pursuing this Master and a justification of the need for the support of mobility costs.
  • Optionally, a list of professionals to whom the Selection Committee may, if necessary, request letters of recommendation.

Application Form

Application Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is June 30, 2017.

Scholarship Link

The new “Deusto Business School-Fundación Vizcaína Aguirre Grants Programme” is on offer for Spanish as well as foreign students to study in Spain. Grants are open to students enrolled in bachelor’s degree studies and postgraduate studies at Deusto Business School – University of Deusto.

This financial aid is offered though a grants programme to enable students with limited means and a good academic record to begin and/or continue their studies.

The University of Deusto is a Spanish private university owned by the Society of Jesus, with campuses in Bilbao and San Sebastián, and the Deusto Business School branch in Madrid. The University of Deusto is the oldest private university in Spain.

Course Level: Grants are available to pursue undergraduate as well as postgraduate programme.

Study Subject: Grants are awarded for the following programmes:

  • Master’s degree in Business Administration
  • Master’s degree in Human Resources
  • Master’s degree in European & International Business Management
  • Master’s degree in Advanced Marketing
  • Master’s degree in Finance
  • Master’s degree in Competitiveness & Innovation
  • Master’s degree in International Business

Scholarship Award: The DBS-Fundación Vizcaína Aguirre Grants are awarded in the form of a 20% to 40% percent reduction in the tuition fee (the contribution fee and credit recognition fees are not included) for first time enrolment in subjects. This reduction is to be applied to each of the monthly tuition payments.

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in Spain

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

Students who have been admitted to postgraduate studies of Deusto Business School (except Master’s degree in Accounts Auditing) and who have a grade point of average of 6 on a scale of 0-10 (or the equivalent for foreign degree programmes) are eligible to apply for the DBS-Fundación Vizcaína Aguirre Grants.

Candidates’ CVs, academic and personal reasons for studying the Master’s degree and their relationship with the University of Deusto will be evaluated for the final decision.

Nationality: Spanish and foreign students are eligible to apply for this Grant programme.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have their previous degree.
English language/Test Requirements: To find out the language(s) of instruction for each degree please see the full list of courses in the Academic Offer sections.
Applicants must prove your language competence. The University of Deusto prefers internationally recognized language tests.

English Language Requirement: Applicants intending to attend courses in English are advised to have at least a B2 English level according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages. A B2 level is equivalent to:

  • First Certificate in English (Cambridge)
  • a minimum TOEFL score 61 iBT (internet based), 173 CBT (computer based), 500 PBT (paper based)
  • IELTS 5.0

Spain Scholarships

How to Apply: Grant applications may be sent:

  • By post to the Grant Service of the University of Deusto (both Campus)
  • To the email becas-at-deusto.es
  • Or submitted at the Grants Service during office hours

Supporting documents:

  • Application form
  • Academic transcript of the studies giving access to the Master’s degree programme (UD graduates are exempt). In the event that the grade point average is not shown (on a scale of 0-10), certification providing proof of this mark.
  • Curriculum Vitae in Europass format
  • Letter of motivation stating the academic and personal reasons for studying the Master’s degree.
  • Proof of residence which includes a list of all the persons residing in the home.
  • A complete photocopy of the 2016 income tax and/or assets declaration for all the computable family members. In the event that any computable family members should not have to file an income tax and/or assets declaration, a certificate from the Treasury with the revenue account assignment for that exercise.
  • Certificates of all the family’s income during 2016 from unemployment benefits, pensions, promotion funds, etc. which are not shown in detail on the income tax and/ or assets declaration.
  • In cases of separation or divorce, proof of the updated amount of the pension received must be presented, or, if applicable, proof that it has not been collected.
  • Proof of the following, if applicable to the applicant’s situation:
    • Member of large family
    • Legally qualified disability.
    • Document providing proof of the student’s economic – independence.
  • Foreign students must provide the equivalents of the above documents issued in their home country.

Application Form

Application Deadline: Grant application deadline is June 16, 2017.

Scholarship Link

icon Masters

icon Neuroscience

Open to all nationals

icon  Institute of Neurosciences of Alicante (Instituto de Neurociencias de Alicante)

icon 30 Apr 2017

icon Partial Funding, 500 €/month + Costs of Master registration (aprox. 2000 €)

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Institute of Neurosciences of Alicante is offering IN Master in Neuroscience Scholarship, 2017 to students enrolling into Master’s program in Neuroscience.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants of IN Master in Neuroscience Scholarship, 2017 can be of any nationality.
  • Candidates must have received a Bachelor’s degree in Medicine, Biology, Chemistry, Pharmacy, Physics or Psychology of courses 2015-16 or 2016-2017.
  • An average record of at least  8,5/10 is required.
  • Previous research experience and mobility will be beneficial.
  • Applicants must have pre-registered to UMH – Master of Neuroscience.

Documents required:

Non-Spanish candidates applying for IN Master in Neuroscience Scholarship, 2017 must submit the following documents before the deadline:

  • Pdf of passport
  • CV in less than a page
  • Academic records of Bachelor’s degree
  • A letter of motivation written in English in not more than a page with at most 3 PIs to support their research work

The “Institute of Neurosciences of Alicante” is offering five international scholarships for the 2017-2018 academic year. Scholarships are available to pursue master degree programme in Neuroscience.

The “Institute of Neurosciences of Alicante” (IN) was formally founded in February 1990 by the Valencian Regional Government (Generalidad Valenciana), as a University Institute assigned to the University of Alicante. The objectives of that institute were to develop different scientific activities in addition to research, such as a PhD Program, conferences and seminars, and to establish and manage common services and budgets.

Course Level: Scholarships are available to pursue master degree programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of Neuroscience. Topics focus on the research agenda of the Instituto de Neurociencias (IN): developmental, molecular, cellular and systems neurobiology.

Scholarship Award: Scholarships of 4500 € (500 €/month) + Costs of Master registration (aprox. 2000 €) value will be awarded.

Number of Scholarships: Up to 5 scholarships will be awarded.

Scholarship can be taken in Spain

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:

  • The call is open to candidates of all nationalities
  • Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Medicine, Pharmacy, or Psychology of courses 2015-16 or 2016-2017
  • Average record above 8,5/10
  • Pre-registration to UMH – Master of Neuroscience
  • Mobility and previous research experience are very positively valued in this call

Nationality: Scholarships are open to students of all nationalities.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Students must have a Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Medicine, Pharmacy, or Psychology of courses 2015-16 or 2016-2017.

English language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

How to Apply: Just send us (so_scholar-at-umh.es) before April the 30th 2017:

  • Passport (pdf version).
  • CV (no longer that one page).
  • Academic records (Bachelor’s degree, up-to-date official length in academic years, subjects and marks).
  • A letter of motivation (in English, no longer that one page), including up to three, preferred PIs to supervise your Master research work.

Application Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is April 30, 2017.

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