PhD and Postdoctoral Awards for Women in Science
Faculty for the Future fellowships are awarded to women from developing and emerging economies who are preparing for PhD or post-doctoral study in the physical sciences, engineering, or related disciplines to pursue advanced graduate study at top universities in their disciplines abroad.
be a citizen of a developing or emerging country
be preparing for PhD or post-doctoral study in the physical sciences or related disciplines
have a proven track record of teaching experience
can demonstrate active participation in faculty life and outreach work to encourage young women into the sciences
hold an excellent academic record
Faculty for the Future fellows are expected to return to their home countries to continue their academic careers after their study abroad.
Faculty for the Future grants are based on actual expenses to be incurred and can be up to USD 50,000 per year.
The online application opens on October 5,
Please DO NOT register for an account before October 5.
A successful application will have been through five rounds of review, with the reviewers paying particular attention to the following criteria:
quality of references
commitment to teaching
relevance of research to home country
commitment to inspiring young woman into the sciences
quality of host-country university
Application Deadline; November 30.
For More Information and Application, Please Visit; PhD and Postdoctoral Awards for Women in Science Website