Research and Training opportunities Repertory No. 02/JAN/20

We are publishing here a bi-monthly repertory of call for proposals, study scholarships, conferences, short-term training and contests as well as internship opportunities notified to the UCB community (lecturers, researchers, students, etc.). The Catholic University of Bukavu cannot be held responsible of these opportunities but rather institutions which published them (see the link next to each opportunity).

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Deadline Call Grant type Funding organization Applicant’s profile Research fields Duration Budget Link to announcement
01-Feb-20 Holland Scholarship Study scholarship Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science Junior Staff, Students Any A year 5000-15000 €
01-Feb-20 Leiden University Excellence Scholarships (LExS) Study scholarship Leiden University Junior Staff, Students Medicine, Law, Social sciences Not specified 10000-15000 €
01-Feb-20 Maastricht University Holland-High Potential Scholarships for International Students Study scholarship Maastricht University Junior Staff, Students Any 1-2 years 29000 €
01-Feb-20 University of Laval Masters Scholarships for African and European Students Study scholarship University of Laval Junior Staff, Students Law, Agriculture, Social sciences 1-2 years 7000 $/year
01-Feb-20 VU Amsterdam Fellowship Programme for International Students Study scholarship Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam Junior Staff, Students Any 1-2 years Unavailable
03-Feb-20 Kyoto University Amgen Scholars Program Travel grant, Research scholarship Kyoto University Junior Staff, Students Sciences 2 months unavailable
03-Feb-20 The King Carl Gustaf Scholarship Study scholarship Uppsala University Junior Staff, Students Any
03-Feb-20 Uppsala University Global Scholarships Study scholarship Uppsala University Junior Staff, Students Any A year Unavailable
03-Feb-20 Uppsala University President’s Club Scholarship Study scholarship Uppsala University Junior Staff, Students Any
04-Feb-20 Doctoral Grants for candidates from developing countries North-South “Sandwich” type grants Study scholarship Ghent University Junior staff Any 24 months 2150€/month
04-Feb-20 Ghent University Full-fee Doctoral Scholarships for Developing Countries Study scholarship Ghent University Junior Staff Any 2 years Unavailable
04-Feb-20 University of Gothenburg Doctoral Studentships in Political Science for International PhD Students Study scholarship University of Gothenburg Junior Staff Law 4 years Unavailable
05-Feb-20 Erasmus+ Programme Capacity Building in the field of Higher Education Call for proposal European Union All Any Depend on the project
06-Feb-20 ARCHIPELAGO Call for Proposal European Union Junior Staff, Students Economics 4 years 400000-500000€
07-Feb-20 ARES Scholarships in Belgium for Developing Countries Study scholarship ARES Junior Staff, Students Economics, Agriculture, Computer science, Environment 4-6 months Unavailable
07-Feb-20 Cadbury Research Fellowship Scheme 2020 for African Scholars Fellowship University of Birmingham Senior Staff, Junior Staff Any 27 April- 6 June 2020
07-Feb-20 In-Region Scholarship Programme South Africa Study scholarship DAAD Junior Staff, Students Sciences 1-3 years Unvailable
07-Feb-20 Masters and Training Programs in Belgium Study scholarship ARES Junior Staff, Students Law, Economics, Medicine 4 months-1 year unavailable
10-Feb-20 Edition 2020 du Prix international pour soutenir les projets innovants et à fort impact social sur le thème “Pouvoir d’agir des femmes” Competition Fondation “La France s’engage” All (Women) Economics
13-Feb-20 Soros Equality Fellowship Fellowship Open Society Foundations Junior Staff Any 18 months 100000 $
14-Feb-20 Columbia Centre Executive Training on Sustainable Investments in Agriculture for Developing Countries Conference Columbia University All Agriculture 9 days 3800 $
15-Feb-20 2020 European Learning & Teaching Forum Conference European University Association Senior Staff, Junior Staff Computer science 13-14 Feb 2020 Unavailable
15-Feb-20 American University Cairo (AUC) African Graduate Fellowships Study scholarship American University in Cairo Junior Staff, Students Any 2 years Unavailable
15-Feb-20 Bergen Summer research school 2020 Actionable knowledge to meet global challenges Research fellowship University of Bergen Senior Staff Any 8-18 June 2020
15-Feb-20 Hult University Global Generation Scholarship Program Study scholarship Hult International Business School Junior staff, Students Any 3-4 years 15000-20000$
15-Feb-20 Science@Leuven Scholarships for International Students Study scholarship KU Leuven Junior Staff, Students Any A year 10000 €
18-Feb-20 Senior Fellowships Plus 2019 Call for proposal EDCTP All Any 750000 €
20-Feb-20 La théorie du complot dans les Afriques mondialisées: discours, imaginaires et enjeux anthro-politiques Conference Association for the anthropology of social change and development Senior Staff, Junior Staff Social Sciences 23-26 June 2020
20-Feb-20 Swedish Institute Scholarships for Global Professionals Study scholarship Swedish Institute Junior Staff Any 1-2 years 10000 SEK/month
21-Feb-20 JSPS-UNU Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme 2020 for International Researchers Research fellowship Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) & United Nations University (UNU) Senior Staff Economics, Socials sciences, Computer science 24 months 562000 JPY
24-Feb-20 8th Annual International Humanities and Social Sciences Student Congress (IHSSSC) Conference Maltepe University Students Social sciences 02-03 April 2020
28-Feb-20 Call for New Applications for the IsDB Scholarship Program for the Year 2020-2021 Study scholarship Islamic Development Bank Junior Staff, Students Any
28-Feb-20 Clinical Research and Product Development Fellowships (CRDF) Fellowship EDCTP All Medicine 100000 €
28-Feb-20 DELTAS Africa Phase II Call for Applications Call for proposal The African Academy of Sciences All Any Depend on the project
28-Feb-20 Prix Numérisation pour le Développement (D4D) Competition Musée Royal de l’Afrique Centrale (MRAC) All Computer science’en
Between November 2019 – March 2020 VLIR-UOS Scholarships For Master Programmes (ICP) Study scholarship VLIR-UOS Junior Staff, Students Arhchitecture, Development, Antrhopology, Ede;iology, Statistics, transport, aquaculture 1-2 years 1150€ /month
01-Mar-20 Radboud Scholarship Programme for International Students Study scholarship Radboud University Junior Staff, Students Law, Social sciences, Medicine 1-2 years 9328-10502 €
01-Mar-20 WMF Empowerment Through Education Scholarships for Developing Country Study scholarship Wells Mountain Foundation Junior Staff, Students Medicine,  Law, Computer science, Agriculture Not specified 300-3000 $
03-Mar-20 JPI – Novel imaging and brain stimulation methods and technologies related to neurodegenerative diseases – 2020 Call for proposal European Union All Medicine 18 million euros
Round 3 : 05-Mar-20           Round 4 : 22-Apr-20 Mo Ibrahim Foundation MBA Scholarships Study scholarship London Business School Students Various A year unavailable
06-Mar-20 Appel à candidatures- Bourses du Gouvernement Français 2020/2021 Study scholarship French government Students, Junior Staff Economics, Environment, Medicine Unavailable
07-Mar-20 Hague Academy of Local Governance/Nuffic Scholarships 2020 Study scholarship Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs Students Law, Economics Unavailable
12-Mar-20 Doctoral Scholarships for Researchers from the South Study Scholarship KULeuven Junior Staff, students All 4-5 years Unavailable
15-Mar-20 Master of Science in Architectural Engineering Study scholarship Vrije Universiteit Brussel Junior Staff, Students Architecture 2 years Unavailable
15-Mar-20 University of Geneva Excellence Masters Fellowships Study scholarship University of Geneva Junior Staff, Students Sciences Not specified 10000-15000 CHF/year
15-Mar-20 USTC Chinese Government Scholarship – Chinese University Program Study scholarship Chinese Government Junior Staff, Students Any 2-4 years 3000-3500 CNY/month
16-Mar-20 Technovation Girls Competition 2020 for Global Problem Solvers Competition Technovation Girls Students Computer science 10000$
23-Mar-20 Japan International Award for Young Agricultural Researchers (Japan Award) 2020 Competition Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences Junior Staff Agriculture 5000 $
25-Mar-20 Dalarna University International Students Scholarships Study scholarship Dalarna University Junior Staff Any Depend on the programme Unavailable
26-Mar-20 Fortis Fellowship for Outstanding 2nd Year University Students Research fellowship Fortis Society Students Any 3 years Unavailable
30-Mar-20 Support to Doctoral schools, Re-building scholarly infrastructures and academic communities in the Humanities in African Universities Call for proposal Council for the Development of Social science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) All Medicine Unavailable
31-Mar-20 FIG Foundation Academic Research Grants Research fellowship International Federation of Surveyons Senior Staff Agriculture 4 years 40000€
31-Mar-20 7th Continental Essay Competition Competition Africa Organization for Standardization (ARSO) Junior staff, Students Social sciences, Law A year 200-1000$
31-Mar-20 Future Food Fellowship – Appel à projets 2020 Call for proposal Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) & Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Zurich (ETHZ) Junior Staff Agriculture, Computer science Unavailable
01-Apr-20 Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme – closing gender gaps over the life-course 2020 Call for proposal European Commission All Law 3933 million euros
15-Apr-20 Rolex Awards for Enterprise Call for proposal Rolex All (18 years and above) Science and health, applied technology, exploration, cultural heritage and the environment. 200.000 Swiss Francs
15-Apr-20 EPFL Excellence Fellowships Study scholarship EPFL Junior Staff, Students Any 1-2 years 24000-32000 CHF
Round 1: 25-Apr-20                        Round 2: 25-Jun-20                                  Round 3: 15-Jul-20 University of Lincoln Africa Scholarship for African Students Study scholarship University of Lincoln Junior Staff Any Not specified 5000 £
30-Apr-20 Xiamen University China call for PhD and Masters scholarship Study scholarship Xiamen University China Junior staff and Students Economics, International Relations, Finance, Mathematics, Chemistry, Environmental Science 2-4 years Unavailable
30-Apr-20 Full Tuition fee Graduate School Development Trust scholarship for African students Study scholarship Loughborough University Junior Staff, Students Any A year Unavailable
01-May-20 University of Twente Scholarships (UTS) Study scholarship University of Twente Junior Staff, Students Computer science, Medicine 2 years 3000-25000 €
01-May-20 University of Sussex Chancellor’s International Scholarships Study scholarship University of Sussex Junior Staff, Students Law A year 50% reduction of tuition fee
15-May-20 Sida, santé et développement: genre et VIH Call for proposal Fondation de France All Medicine Unavailable
18-Jun-20 2nd World Congress On Infectious Diseases & Vaccines – Theme: “Prism of Possibilities to Prevent Infectious Diseases” Conference Gavin Conference All Medicine 22-23 July 2020 899-999 $
Oct to Jan of each year Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degrees Study scholarship European Commission Junior staff and Students Various 12-24 months Unavailable
Open Climate and Clean Energy Projects and Businesses in Sub-Saharan Africa and Asia Call for proposal PFAN All Environment Unavailable
Open Gender-responsive Researchers Equipped for Agricultural Transformation (GREAT) Call for proposal Cornell University All Agriculture 5000000 $
Open Macquarie University Africa Development Scholarship Study scholarship Macquarie University Australia Junior Staff, Students Any 5000 $ AUD/year
Ouvert toute l’année Appel Fondation Dannielle Mitterand Appel à propositions Fondation Danielle Mitterand Faculté de sciences sociales, CERDHO, ISPR, etc. Sensibilisation, Information, Renfocerment de capacité 6-18 months 8000-12000€
 All year round EDUFI Doctoral Fellowships in Finland Fellowship EDUFI Senior Staff Any 3-12 months 1500 €/month
 All year round Masters in Economics – Africa, Americas and South/South East Asia Excellence Scholarships Study scholarship University of Leeds Junior Staff, Students Economics A year Full-fee
 All year round Nestlé Foundation grants Study Scholarship and Research Grant Nestlé Foundation Junior Staff, students Human nutrition in low-income and lower middle-income countries 2-4 years 20000-100000$
 All year round Postdoctoral Fellowships in Germany For Former DAAD In-Region/In-Country Scholarship Holders from Sub-Saharan Africa Postdoctoral fellowship DAAD Senior Staff Economics, Medicine, Law, Social science 2-6 months 2000€
All year round The Open Society Initiative for Eastern Africa invites applications from pro-democracy organizations in the region. Call for proposal Open Society Foundation Faculté de Droit; sciences sociales, CERDHO, ISPR, ERSP, CEGEC. etc. Democratic governance and rule of law, Economic governance, Health and rights, Equality and non-discrimination Depending on the proposal Based on the proposal
 All year round University of Toronto President’s Scholars of Excellence Program for International Undergraduate Students Study scholarship University of Toronto Students Any A year 10000 $