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 ISID/ESCMID Fellowships – Closing date: Monday, 1st April, 2019

The International Society for Infectious Diseases (ISID) and the European Society for Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID) established their joint fellowship program to foster international, peer-to-peer collaboration and the exchange of scientific knowledge and best practice. The program enables young investigators, from low and low-middle income countries outside of the region, to travel to Europe for multidisciplinary clinical and laboratory training. Two fellowships of up to US$7,500 and up to three months in duration are awarded annually. Click here for further information.


Call for application: 2020 - 2024 cohort of ISID's Emerging Leaders in International Infectious Diseases – Closing date: Monday, 15th April, 2019
The ISID Emerging Leaders in International Infectious Diseases program is designed to give selected early career investigators and physicians in global infectious diseases an unusual opportunity to become involved in a major international organization, work closely with influential experts in their field, and gain invaluable experience at a senior level with program development and management.Click here for further information.


Wellcome Trust International Training Fellowships in Public Health – Closing date: Thursday, 25th April, 2019
Wellcome Trust is pleased to announce International Training Fellowships in Public Health. The scheme offers nationals of low- and middle-income countries the opportunity to receive training at the postgraduate or postdoctoral level. Click here for further information.


2019 TEG Postgraduate Training Fellowship in Medical Statistics for African Scientists – Closing date: Friday, 26th April, 2019
The TEG Training Fellowship Scheme is a key part of TEG’s investment in capacity development strategy. The Scheme enables promising research students from Sub-Saharan Africa to undertake MSc training in Medical Statistics at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine followed by a year working as a statistician at one of our partner centres in Africa. Click here for further information.


L’Oreal UNESCO for Women in Science Sub-Saharan Africa Programme – Closing date: Monday, 29th April, 2019
L’Oreal UNESCO for Women in Science Sub-Saharan Africa programme aims to promote and encourage young African women in science. This programme identifies and rewards talented young female scientists in the field of formal sciences, life sciences, physical sciences, engineering and technical sciences. Click here for further information.


Call for application: OWSD Early Career Fellowship - Closing date: Tuesday, 30th April, 2019
The OWSD Early Career Fellowship is a prestigious award of up to USD 50,000 offered to women who have completed their PhDs in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects and are employed at an academic or scientific research institute. The OWSD Early Career fellows will be supported to establish an environment at their institution where they can maintain an international standard of research and attract scholars from all over the world to collaborate. Click here for further information.


The Call for Application: PhD Fellowships for Women Scientists – Closing date: Thursday, 30th May, 2019
The OWSD Fellowship aims to contribute to the emergence of a new generation of women leaders in science and technology, and to promote their effective participation in the scientific and technological development of their countries. The fellowship offers two study schemes, fulltime and sandwich fellowship. Click here for further information.


 Arturo Falaschi Postdoctoral Fellowships – Closing date: Sunday, 31st March, 2019 and Monday, 30th September, 2019

ICGEB offers competitive Postdoctoral Fellowships in Life Sciences to highly motivated scientists wishing to pursue postdoctoral research in a world-class scientific environment. The Fellowships comprise of a very competitive package including stipend, health insurance and additional benefits. Successful fellows will be eligible, upon completion, to apply for ICGEB Early Career Research Grants to support their own research programmes as young PIs upon return to an ICGEB Member State. Click here for further information.


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