Extended: TWAS-SISSA-Lincei Research Cooperation Visits Programme 2020 (Funded)

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The call for application to the TWAS-SISSA-Lincei Research Cooperation Visits Programme has been extended.

TWAS, in collaboration with the Lincei Academy and Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati(SISSA), invites young scientists from Least Developed Countries to apply for the 2020 Lincei Research Cooperation Visits Programme in Italy.

This Programme offers young science researchers from LDCs the opportunity to visit research laboratories in Trieste, Italy, such as Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati(SISSA), to carry out research work in scientific fields within the SISSA.

Research proposals must fall under the category of sustainability science and thus be relevant to areas that support the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs):

  • Physics
  • Neuroscience
  • Mathematics
  • Science outreach

The purpose of this exchange fellowships is:

  • to enhance the research capacity of promising scientists, especially those at the beginning of their research career,
  • to catalyze the formation of research links for further collaboration.
Location: Trieste, Italy
Duration: 3 months
Benefits
  • Travel expenses will be cared for
  • provision of subsistence costs throughout the stay in Italy
Eligibility
  • This programme is open to Young scientists from Least Developed Countries who hold an MSc or higher degree.
  • Applicants must be a maximum age of 40 years
  • Applicants must hold a research position in the least Developed Country
  • Particular attention will be given to research projects that fall under the category of sustainability science
  • Applications from women scientists are especially encouraged
  • Only applicants in the scientific fields listed in the application form will be considered.
Application Process
  • Applications should be submitted with the complete application form duly signed and sent to the TWAS Secretariat.
  • Applications with signatures should be sent as scanned documents
  • the completed application form
  • CV
  • copy of passport
  • Applications with signatures should be sent as scanned documents
  • list of publications
  • letters of recommendation by two referees(signed)
  • Applications should be submitted in English.
Deadline: November 2, 2020

For more information application, visit the official site.

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