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SANCOLD Scholarship for Master’s Studies in Dam Engineering 2012-13, South Africa

These scholarships will allow the holder’s mobility, as well as the freedom to select supervisors in their chosen fields. The purpose of these scholarships is to support persons who are committed to contributing significantly to research, teaching and professional practice in the field of Dam Engineering in their future careers Applications for a scholarship for Master’s studies may be submitted by the following persons: • Students or graduates who have either successfully completed or are enrolled for the Fourth Year of their Undergraduate studies in the case of degree courses which directly allow access to a Master’s…

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2012 Commonwealth/Chevening Scholarships For African Human Rights Advocates at University Of Oxford, UK

The five scholarships provide fully funded opportunities for part-time postgraduate study in international human rights law at the University of Oxford, starting September 2012. The course of study is taught over 22 months and consists of two residential sessions in Oxford and two periods of distance learning. The scholarships are intended for human rights advocates from African Commonwealth countries (see Appendix 1 for list of eligible countries) who would be unable, without assistance, to take up their place on this course. Subject to satisfactory progress, the scholarships lead to the award of a Master of Studies (MSt) in…

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PhD Research Fellowship Positions in the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

Three Ph.D. Research Fellowship positions within foundation of offshore wind turbines The Faculty of Engineering Science and Technology at The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) invites applicants for three Ph.D. fellowships within geotechnical engineering applied to foundation of offshore wind turbines. Research topics for the Ph.D. fellowships are: Ph.D. 1: Numerical modelling of soil-wind turbine interaction An important design criterion for offshore wind turbines is to ensure that the eigenfrequencies are sufficiently far from the main excitation frequencies. The stiffness of the foundation gives an important contribution to the global stiffness and the eigenfrequency. The aim…

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2012 Research Fellow Partnership Programme for PhD and Postdoctoral Applicants at ETH Zurich, Switzerland

The RFPP is a grant scheme providing doctoral and post-doctoral fellowships. Doctoral fellowships are funded for three years, post-doctoral fellowships for two years. The following criteria must be fulfilled to apply for a fellowship: The research: -deals with agriculture, forestry or natural resource management for development; -is embedded in an international research partnership (see below); -is in accordance with the thematic and geographic priorities of SDC; -is professionally supervised and backstopped by the involved institutions. The RFPP is a grant scheme providing doctoral and post-doctoral fellowships. Doctoral fellowships are funded for three years, post-doctoral fellowships for two…

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2012-2013 Cardiff University International Scholarships for Undergraduate and Postgraduate, UK

Please ensure that you read these Guidance Notes before completing the Cardiff University International Scholarships application form. Completing the application form incorrectly may result in your application becoming invalid. Please note that the Cardiff University International Scholarships application form is for the following scholarships only: Vice Chancellor’s Honorary International Scholarships – Cardiff University Undergraduate International Scholarships -Cardiff University Country-specific Undergraduate Scholarships Cardiff University USA Alumni Scholarships -Cardiff University Postgraduate (Taught) International Scholarships -Cardiff University Postgraduate (Research) International Scholarships If you wish to apply for a subject-specific scholarship (e.g. Business, Engineering, etc), or a scholarship offered in association with…

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