international training courses 2014

2013-2014 DAAD Scholarships for International Developing Countries

The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) – Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst – supports a range of postgraduate courses at German universities which aim at providing academically educated young professionals from Developing Countries with further specialized studies. The DAAD supports these selected programs with a certain quota of scholarships and with financial assistance for a special tutoring system. At the end of the course (programs run 12 to 36 months, depending on the particular institution) participants can obtain an internationally recognized Master’s or in some courses PhD degree. -Age limit: 36 years of age at the time of…

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2012 The CIE International Achievement Awards for Undergraduate and Graduate Students, USA

Each year the Center for International Education honors students who excel in academics or who promote cross-cultural understanding. Please read the descriptions below and apply for one award for which you qualify. INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS: 1. Allen & Lily Huang Global Citizenship Scholarship: $850. This award is given in the name of UNC’s long-time Provost and supporter of international education, Dr. Allen Huang, and his wife, Lily. The award is presented to a continuing international graduate or undergraduate student who has shown exceptional leadership in promoting understanding between cultures as well as exceptional academic achievement while at UNC. 2….

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2012 Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Scholarship, Canada

The Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Scholarships provide more than 340 annual Scholarships of $1,000 each.The scholarships are designed to recognize the excellence of Alberta apprentices in a trade, and trainees in a designated occupation, and to encourage recipients to complete their apprenticeship or occupational training programs. This Scholarship Program is cosponsored by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board, Private Industry and Alberta Enterprise and Advanced Education. Applicants for an Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Scholarship must be both: -A Canadian citizen or landed immigrant; -And an Alberta resident, as defined by Alberta Scholarship Programs To be…

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2011 Vienna International Postdoctoral Training for Molecular Life Sciences (VIPS), Austria

The VIPS Post-doctoral training is a pioneer programme with special support from the Austrian government and the City of Vienna. The mission of this programme is to offer an excellent environment to post-doctoral scientists and to support them on their way to scientific independence. VIPS offers new international PostDocs a 3 to 5 year long post-doctoral training at the MFPL with the specific aim of preparing them for a career as principal investigators. To increase the chances for success and the establishment of their own research groups, the VIPS PostDocs…

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Vienna International Postdoctoral Training in Molecular Life Sciences (VIPS) at the Max F. Perutz Laboratories (MFP), Austria

The VIPS Post-doctoral training is a pioneer programme with special support from the Austrian government and the City of Vienna. The mission of this programme is to offer an excellent environment to post-doctoral scientists and to support them on their way to scientific independence. VIPS offers new international PostDocs a 3 to 5 year long post-doctoral training at the MFPL with the specific aim of preparing them for a career as principal investigators. To increase the chances for success and the establishment of their own research groups, the VIPS PostDocs will be encouraged to develop their own research…

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