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The University of New South Wales is inviting applications for Robertson Scholars Leadership Program Scholarship. Up to two places are offered to talented Australian undergraduate students each year.

The Robertson Scholars Program aims to foster collaboration between Duke and UNC-Chapel Hill. In addition, it aims to provide an opportunity for students with proven academic ability to benefit from what the two universities have to offer.

The University of New South Wales is an Australian public research university located in the suburb of Kensington in Sydney. Established in 1949, it is regarded as one of the country’s leading universities.

Course Level: This award is for a four year undergraduate program, provided the Scholar maintains good academic performance and conducts himself/herself in accordance with the expectations of the Program at either Duke and UNC-Chapel Hill.

Study Subject: The Scholarship is available for students of most courses of study including pre-medicine and pre-law. Study in medicine and law past undergraduate level is excluded.

Scholarship Award: The Program valued at up to $50,000 per annum provides full tuition, room and board. Robertson Scholars at UNC will receive an additional living stipend (to cover travel, books, etc). In addition, support is provided for three summers of service, research and travel.

Number of Scholarships: Up to two places are offered to talented Australian undergraduate students each year.

Scholarship can be taken in the Australia

Eligibility:Applicants must meet the following area for these scholarships:

  • Students who applied to the Robertson Scholars Leadership Program in high school are eligible apply as first-year students. The Robertson Selection Committee will not review first-year students’ high school applications submitted in the previous year’s selection cycle.
  • Transfer students are not eligible to apply.
  • Students must be enrolled as full-time, degree-seeking students at Duke or UNC-Chapel Hill (a minimum of four full credits per semester at Duke, and a minimum of 12 credit hours per semester at UNC-Chapel Hill).
  • Students who currently receive a full-tuition or near-full tuition merit scholarship from the university are not eligible to apply (including OUSF scholars at Duke and Morehead-Cain, Innovation, Carolina, Pogue, and Colonel Robinson scholars at UNC). Students on partial scholarship are considered on a case-by-case basis. Outside scholarships do not affect students’ eligibility for the program.

Nationality: Australian citizens are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: First-year applicants are not required to have a minimum GPA in order to apply. However, the Robertson Scholars Leadership Program anticipates that applicants will be competitive in the pool with a minimum GPA of approximately 3.2 after their first semester at Duke or UNC-Chapel Hill. Applicants must also be enrolled as full-time students for both semesters.

Test Requirement: The Robertson Scholars application requires that students self-report either their SAT score OR ACT score. Students may also choose to report both scores. SAT Subject scores are not required, but students may choose to report these scores as well if they choose.

English Language Requirement: The candidate should have a very good command over English language.

How to Apply: Application must be completed and returned by email. All applicants must complete the following:

  • Scholarship Application form;
  • Common Application (student form), available online at Common Application Website for admission to either or both of Duke University and University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill at the same time as submitting a scholarship application; and
  • Standardized testing. Please note that SAT and two SAT Subject Tests or ACT with Writing must be completed by all Shortlisted Applicants in January 2018 if not already undertaken. The International SAT registration dates can be found on the SAT CollegeBoard website while the ACT Registration can be found on the ACT website. 

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is December 1, 2017.

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icon  Queen Mary University of London (QMUL)

icon 31 May 2017

icon Partial Funding, €10,850 (£9,250) per year.

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The Queen Mary University of London is providing QMUL Malta/QMUL VGH Malta, Medicine Scholarships, 2017 for students enrolling in Malta courses in Medicine at the University.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants must have submitted an application for MBBS Malta or Clinical Certificate Foundations Studies Malta (CCFS) by May 31, 2017.
  • The scholarship application must also be completed by May 31, 2017.
  • Candidates applying for QMUL Malta/QMUL VGH Malta, Medicine Scholarships, 2017 must meet the following requirements:
    • MBBS:
      • AAA or equivalent; 2:1 or equivalent for graduates
      • UKCAT:
        • If taken in 2016 a UKCAT score of at least  1731
        • If taken in 2017 a UKCAT score of at least  2331
      • IELTS 7.0
    • Clinical Certificate in Foundation Studies:
      • The minimum academic entry requirement from your country.
      • UKCAT:
        • If taken in 2016 a UKCAT score of at least 1400
        • If taken in 2017 a UKCAT score of  at least 2000
      • IELTS 6.5
  • The scholarship may be withdrawn if the recipients of QMUL Malta/QMUL VGH Malta, Medicine Scholarships, 2017 fail to meet the conditions mentioned in the offer.
  • The scholarship is not deferrable.

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The University College Dublin is currently accepting applications for UCD Ad Astra Academic Scholarship Programme to be undertaken an undergraduate degree programme.

The programme is designed to further foster their talents by providing these students with a range of benefits, mentoring and development opportunities to allow them to perform to their full potential.

UCD is strongly committed to encouraging students with exceptional talents to develop their abilities to their full potential.

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.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing the undergraduate programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of Science, Law, Business, Medicine, Nursing, Engineering, Actuarial & Financial Studies, Psychology, Physiotherapy and Veterinary Medicine.

Scholarship Award: Ad Astra scholars benefit from a scholarship, mentoring and a range of tailored supports. The value of the scholarship for new scholars entering the programme in September 2017 is €3,000 which can be used to offset the cost of fees, accommodation, or used as a bursary. If wishing to live on campus, Ad Astra scholars may avail of allocated on-campus accommodation and have their scholarship allowance applied in part payment. In addition to this scholars receive a range of academic privileges which include:

  • The support of a dedicated academic mentor
  • A programme of workshops and seminars by academics, distinguished alumni and guest speakers throughout the year to develop the scholars’ academic and personal potential.
  • Networking and development opportunities
  • The scholarship is tenable for 4 years or for the duration of the programme, whichever is the lesser, subject to meeting the criteria for scholarship renewal each year.

Scholarship can be taken in Ireland

Eligibility: Prospective Students – School Leavers

Ad Astra Academic Scholarships for September 2016 onwards will be awarded on the basis of the academic criteria of 6 H1’s in the first sitting of the Leaving Cert (or A Level equivalent), as well as an online application. The application will consist of a personal statement and a statement of achievement ‘beyond the classroom’.  Achievement ‘beyond the classroom’ could include:

  • Achievement in national competition such as Young Scientist, Maths Olympiad or Debating
  • Evidence of active citizenship or volunteering for example through a Silver or Gold Gaisce Award
  • Evidence of innovation or entrepreneurship
  • Evidence of leadership in a school, club or sporting context
  • Achievement in cultural, musical or artistic pursuits

Nationality: Citizens of all nationalities are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: The Academic scholarship is only available for people who have no prior degree.

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.

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How to Apply: Students must complete the UCD Ad Astra Academy – Academic Scholarship application form online.

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is August 21, 2017.

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The Curtin University is offering Up Nature Scholarship to pursue the undergraduate degree programme in the field Nursing, Medicine, Biosciences, Dentistry and any other area related to health & medicine. This scholarship is available to the Australian citizens for the academic year 2017-2018.

 The aim of this scholarship is helping to improve the world health and well-being.

The Curtin University (a trademark of Curtin University of Technology) is an Australian public research university. The university has over 50,000 students.

 Course Level: This scholarship is available to pursue the undergraduate degree.

Study Subject: This scholarship is following in these subjects:

  • Nursing
  • Medicine
  • Biosciences
  • Dentistry
  • Any other area related to health & medicine

Scholarship Award: This scholarship will cover $1,000 one-off payment.

 Number of scholarship: Not known

 Scholarship can be taken in Australia

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

  • Must be at least 18 years old (at the time of disbursement).
  • Must be a citizen of the United States, Canada or Australia.
  • Must be enrolled in an academic program in a related field.

 Nationality: Australian Citizens are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

 Entrance Requirement: Applicants must be enrolled in an academic program in a related field.

 How to Apply: All documents will send via online.

  •  Be concise but do highlight your recent personal achievements in the application.
  • All information must be 100% accurate.
  • Photos, videos, and further validation documents are welcome as proof or supporting content.

Online application

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

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Helmholtz Zentrum München offers Postdoctoral Fellowship Program in Life Sciences (f/m) 2017/0144. Helmholtz Zentrum München announces the 3rd call of its international Postdoctoral Fellowship Program.

Number of fellowships: up to 8 highly talented postdocs in the development of a competitive scientific profile for a successful scientific career in academic research or industry.

Fellowship value: Fully-funded

Research Areas:

  • Allergy
  • Stem Cells
  • Diabetes
  • Big-Data-Projects

Duration: 3-year

Qualifications:

  • Applications are invited from highly qualified and motivated early-career scientists of all nationalities.
  • Applicant must have received PhD degree within the last three years or who will receive their doctoral degree by the start of the program and who have not been recruited to the Center for more than 6 months.
  • Applicant must hold Doctoral or equivalent degree in Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Bioinformatics, Physics, Mathematics, Veterinary or Human Medicine or related life sciences
  • Applicant must demonstrate strong interest in basic and translational research
  • Applicant must be able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Applicant must possess excellent English skills

Applications:

  • Applications can only be submitted online
  • All entries on the application form must be in English. Following documents must be uploaded (in English and German) as pdf files (max. size of all uploads is 4 MB):
  • CV including personal details, current position, education, interest, experience, skills (max 2 pages)
  • List of publications and presentations
  • Certificates: doctoral degree, bachelor’s degree, master’s degree, diploma etc.
  • Certificate of proficiency in English (recommended for non-native speakers)
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Organization German Research Center for Environmental Health (GmbH)
Fellowship Level Postdoctoral
Country Germany
Subject areas Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Bioinformatics, Physics, Mathematics, Veterinary, Human Medicine
Fellowship amount Fully-funded
Eligibility Open to all nationalities
Deadline April 30, 2017
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MPI of Immunobiology and Epigenetics invites applications for the position of a Scientist, Bioinformatician to start as soon as possible for an initial period of 2 years, with the possibility of extension.

Tasks and Responsibilities of Bioinformatician:

  • Responsibilities include the development, comparison and testing of software solutions for the analysis of deep-sequencing data.
  • In close interaction with the experimental partners, scientist will provide algorithmic solutions to their analyses and data interpretation.
  • Selected candidate will also help with established training programs and help our partners with experimental design, quality control and the analysis of genome-wide data.

Qualifications:

  • Applicant must be motivated team player with strong communication skills and the desire to work in a dynamic environment.
  • Applicant must have proven experience with deep-sequencing analysis and specific computational skills.
  • Applicant must hold PhD degree or MSc with relevant work experience in bioinformatics or in a related field.
  • Applicant must possess experience with analysis of genome-wide data
  • Applicant must possess very good command of English language

Salary: Salary will be based on previous experience according to TVöD guidelines.

Application:

  • Submit complete application with the following materials:
  • Cover letter
  • CV
  • Contact details of referees
  • Apply directly via the online application portal
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Organization Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics
Fellowship Level Scientist
Country Germany
Subject areas Developmental and Evolutionary Biology & Genetics, Immunobiology and Infection Biology & Medicine, Bioinformatics
Fellowship amount Varies
Eligibility Open to all nationalities
Deadline 2 May 2017
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Aarhus University Research Foundation is offering scholarships for PhD programme at the Graduate School of Health. The grant awarded is a scholarship to international PhD students enrolled at a non-Danish university.

Calls for AUFF grants are with the purpose of improving the internationalization of the PhD education at Health.

The Graduate School of Health is one of Denmark’s largest graduate schools and holds long-standing traditions for recruiting students from the entire health science area.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing PhD programme at the Graduate School of Health.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the field of Biomedicine, Public Health, Clinical Medicine, Dentistry and Oral Health and Department of Forensic Medicine.

Scholarship Award:

  • Recruitment of talented international candidates to the PhD program at Health: DKK 15,000 for 1-3 months as funding for a research stay at Health. The purpose of the research stay is an assessment of the candidate’s suitability for PhD studies at Health.
  • Travel grant for a research stay at Health for international PhD students: DKK 15,000 for 3-6 months as funding for a research stay at Health. The purpose of the research stay is PhD studies and project work relevant to the candidate’s PhD program.

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in Denmark

Eligibility: The grant awarded is a scholarship to international potential PhD students with a qualifying degree from a non-Danish university.

Nationality: International students are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have master’s degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: Applicants must have a high level of English proficiency. This means that applicants are expected to have English language qualifications comparable to the English B level from the Danish upper secondary school (gymnasium). International qualifications comparable to this level are:

  • TOEFL test results of at least 560 (paper based test) or 83 (internet based test)
  • IELTS test with a minimum score of 6.5 points
  • C1 level obtained by examination from a CEFR-validated English language course

How to Apply: Please use the application form. Applications must be emailed as one PDF file to graduateschoolhealth-at-au.dk. Enrolment and scholarship

  • Project description 3-5 pages*
  • Main supervisor statement
  • Transcript of records (+Bachelor’s diploma if achieved)
  • CV
  • Motivation for applying for a Research Year and funding
  • Documentation of submitted applications for other foundations (receipts or refusals, not the application(s).)
  • (Co-supervisor statement(s))
  • (A listing of planned PhD courses you plan to participate in, during your research year)

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is April 17, 2017.

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The new Quercus Taught Masters Academic Scholarships are on offer for all EU as well as international students to study in Ireland. Up to 33 scholarships are available to pursue master’s degree programme.

The University College Cork aims to lead the world in research and education.

UCC was established in 1845 as one of three Queen’s Colleges – at Cork, Galway and Belfast. These new colleges were established in the reign of Queen Victoria, and named after her. Queen’s College, Cork (QCC) was established to provide access to higher education in the Irish province of Munster.

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

Study Subject: Scholarships are available within the following schools as well as programs below:

  • College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences (CACSSS): All taught masters courses in CACSSS apart from Master of Education courses.
  • College of Science, Engineering and Food Science: All taught masters courses in CoSEFS.
  • College of Medicine and Health: 9 scholarships available for these
  • College of Business and Law – School of Law: All taught masters courses.
  • College of Business and Law – Cork University Business School: All taught masters courses.

Scholarship Award: The Quercus Taught Masters Academic Scholarship is a 50% contribution towards postgraduate fees for the duration of the postgraduate course to self-funded applicants.

Number of Scholarships: 33 scholarships will be awarded.

Scholarship can be taken in Ireland

Eligibility: Quercus Taught Masters Academic Scholarships will be awarded to top-performing postgraduate applicants to masters courses in 2017/18.

  • 33 scholarships will be awarded to candidates who have a minimum 1H (or equivalent) in their undergraduate degree and who are deemed by their college of choice to demonstrate an exceptional level of academic excellence and commitment to their masters course of choice, as evidenced by their personal statement.
  • The Quercus Taught Masters Academic Scholarship is a 50% contribution towards postgraduate fees for the duration of the postgraduate course to self-funded applicants.

Nationality: EU, as well as international students, are eligible to apply for these scholarships.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Candidates must have a minimum 1H (or equivalent) in their undergraduate degree and are deemed by their college of choice to demonstrate an exceptional level of academic excellence and commitment to their master’s course of choice, as evidenced by their personal statement.

English language Requirements: All applicants whose first language is not English must provide evidence of English language proficiency. English language tests must be undertaken no more than two years prior to the commencement of a programme.

The following approved English language qualifications are currently accepted at UCC:

  • IELTS Minimum Requirements
  • TOEFL Minimum Requirements
  • Cambridge Proficiency Exam
  • Cambridge Advanced Exam
  • Pearson PTE

Ireland Scholarships

How to Apply: Checklist before beginning Application Form

  • Is there a scholarship for your course? Check box above, you must be applying for a taught masters.
  • Have you/Are you expecting a 1H final result (To find out your equivalent please check here) in your undergraduate degree?
  • Are you a self-funded applicant availing of no additional grants/scholarships etc.?
  • Have you a full application on PAC?
  • Have you read our terms and conditions?
  • If the answer is YES to the above questions, please fill out the application form available here.

Application Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is June 1, 2017.

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Medical University of Vienna and the Veterinary University of Vienna are announces the admission to the PhD Program Molecular, Cellular and Clinical Allergology, MCCA.

Selected candidate will be admitted to the MCCA program on the basis of excellence and dedication for science as documented by their application files and the personal interview on-site (for short-listed applicants).

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicant must hold a MSc or equivalent university degree (final degree) in a subject-relevant or -related diploma study like Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Medicine or a related discipline at the time of enrollment and fulfill the admission criteria for PhD-students of the MUV as documented by transcript and degree certificate.
  • Applicant must have fluency in English (written and spoken) and to be documented by TOEFL test, GRE test, or similar. The knowledge of the German language is not required; however, interested international students will be offered opportunities to take German language courses
  • Applicant must not be older than 26-28 years of age

Requirements:

  • Motivation letter explaining the commitment to science
  • Detailed CV including scholarships, prizes, awards and high school degree transcripts
  • synopses of diploma- and bachelor-theses
  • 2-3 letters of recommendation
  • Applicant must have strong communication skills as well as the ability and the ambition to work in a team in an international environment
  • Applicant must be willing to work on a flexible time schedule if required by the project
  • Applicant must express strong interest for 2-3 projects (Faculty members) they would like to work on (with).
  • Applications to be sent to:

MCCA PhD Program

att Mag. Metka Luckmann-Wagner

Institute of Immunology

Medical University of Vienna

Lazarettgasse 19

1090 Vienna, AUSTRIA

T: +43 1 40160 33263

E: meta.luckmann-wagner@meduniwien.ac.at

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Organization Medical University of Vienna
Fellowship Level Doctoral
Country Austria
Subject areas Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Medicine
Fellowship amount Financial help is provided
Eligibility Open to all nationalities
Deadline April 19, 2017
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SERB (Science and Engineering Research Board) National Post Doctoral Fellowship (N-PDF) is intended to identify motivated young scholars and provide them support for research in cutting edge areas of science and engineering.

Eligibility:

  1. The candidate should be a legal citizen of India.
  2. The candidate should have a PhD. degree in Science/Engineering/M.D/M.S degree in any area of medicine from a reputed university not before two years from the date of application.
  3. Those candidates who have submitted their PhD/M.D/M.S thesis and are awaiting award of the degree are also eligible to apply.
  4. The age should not be more than 35 years at the time of the submission of application. Age relaxation- 5 years to SC/ST/OBC/Physically Challenged & Women candidates.

Duration of Fellowship:

  1. The fellowship can be availed only in India and can be implemented in any of the accepted academic institutions, national laboratories and other recognized Research & Development institutions. The host institution should be able to support (administrative and infrastructural).
  2. The fellowship is a temporary assignment, and is available for 2 years initially and can be extended to 3 years only in exceptional cases. It cannot be extended beyond three years.

Application Procedure and documents required:

  1. Application available online.
  2. Documents required in PDF format.
  3. CV
  4. Proof of Age
  5. Qualification Certificate
  6. Category Certificate (in case of Age Relaxation)
  7. Undertaking Certificate by the applicant
  8. Endorsement Certificate from the Mentor & Host Institute
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Organization Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB)
Fellowship Level Postdoctoral
Country India
Subject areas Life Sciences, Engineering, Medicine
Fellowship amount Rs. 55,000/month (consolidated)
Eligibility PhD, Indian Citizen
Deadline 30 April 2017
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