WELCOME is an institution-based mobility and scholarship project organized by a Consortium of some the most prestigious universities in Europe, Egypt and Lebanon. WELCOME allows you to live an invaluable experience by undertaking a study or research period abroad. It is open to undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and post-doctoral students and scholars and to staff. The project and the scholarships are financed by the European Commission through the Erasmus Mundus Action 2 – Strand 1 programme.
You must have the nationality of Egypt, Lebanon or of one of the European Countries represented in the Consortium. You must not have resided nor have carried out your main activity (studies, work, etc.) for more than a total of 12 months over the last five years in one of the European countries at the moment of the submission of the application. You must not have already benefited from a scholarship for the same type of mobility under another project under the EMA2-STRAND1. You need to comply with the Target group requirements, please refer to the table on the WELCOME section. – Undergraduate You are eligible to apply if you hold a Secondary School Diploma. For Target Group 1 students it is also necessary to have successfully completed at least 1 year of undergraduate university studies. Please note that specific courses or programs may have additional requirements. -Masters- You are eligible to apply if you have finished your Undergraduate studies or have completed three years of university education. Students currently enrolled in a Bachelor program, that will finish before the mobility starts may also apply, but they must declare their current situation and their commitment to obtain the necessary certification within the deadline set by each Host University -PhD – You are eligible to apply if you have completed a Master program or have started your PhD studies already. Students currently enrolled in a Master program, that will finish before the mobility starts may also apply, but they must declare their current situation and their commitment to obtain the necessary certification within the deadline set by each Host University -Postdoctorate- You are eligible if you hold a Doctorate degree. European post-doctorates only must have obtained a doctorate degree in the last two years and must have the support of one of the European partner universities to carry out a post-doctorate mobility.
Scholarship Deadline: March, 31st 2012
More info: View info