– Applications are currently ongoing for the 2017 CICOPS Scholarships for students from developing countries to study at University of Pavia, Italy
About the 2017 CICOPS Scholarships In Italy
Each year the University of Pavia and the Institute for University Studies (EDiSU) offer 10 scholarships for visiting scholars for a period of stay of 4 to 12 weeks at the University of Pavia. The scholarships are available for both junior and senior members of universities in developing countries and members of major research centres and international organizations with specific interests in the field of development studies.
The Technical-Scientific Committee of CICOPS approved a scholarship project aimed at fostering research collaboration between academic from Developing Countries and the University of Pavia.
The University of Pavia is one of the oldest universities in Europe. Today, it offers a total of 89 degree courses, participates in International research projects and has established strong links with the world of business.
Applicants must have good knowledge of the English Language.
Scholarships are dedicated to professors and researchers who wish to carry out research with a professor at the University of Pavia. Scholarships are awarded in the field of development studies.
Scholarship includes travel (economy class), board and lodging expenses and a pocket money of 150.00 Euro (gross) per week
-The scholarships were designed for junior and senior members of universities in developing countries or members of major research centres and international organizations with specific interests in the field of development studies.
-Applicants must have either two years of either teaching experience or activity in international organisations and institution.
-CICOPS scholarships are foreseen for research collaboration in the short period (from 4 to 10 weeks) in order to encourage the mobility of researchers from developing countries and cannot be awarded in case of doctoral studies or enrollment in a Postgraduate course at an Italian University.
Students from developing countries can apply for the scholarship.
Afghanistan Gambia, The Nepal, Bangladesh Guinea, Niger, Benin, Guinea-Bisau, Rwanda, Burkina Faso, Haiti, Sierra Leone, Burundi, Kenya, Somalia, Cambodia, Korea, Dem Rep., Tajikistan, Central African Republic, Liberia, Tanzania, Chad, Madagascar, Togo, Comoros, Malawi, Uganda, Congo, Dem. Rep, Mali, Zimbabwe, Eritrea, Mozambique, Ethiopia, Myanmar, Armenia, Kiribati, São Tomé and Principe, Bhutan, Kosovo, Senegal, Bolivia, Kyrgyz Republic, Solomon Islands, Cameroon Lao PDR, South Sudan, Cabo Verde, Lesotho, Sri Lanka, Congo, Rep., Mauritania, Sudan, Côte d’Ivoire, Micronesia, Fed. Sts., Swaziland, Djibouti, Moldova, Syrian Arab Republic, Egypt, Arab Rep., Mongolia, Timor-Leste, El Salvador, Morocco, Ukraine, Georgia, Nicaragua, Uzbekistan, Ghana, Nigeria, Vanuatu, Guatemala, Pakistan, Vietnam, Guyana, Papua New Guinea, West Bank and Gaza, Honduras, Paraguay, Yemen, Rep., Indonesia, Philippines, Zambia, India, Samoa, Angola, Fiji, Palau, Albania, Gabon, Panama, Algeria, Grenada, Peru American Samoa, Hungary, Romania, Argentina, Iran, Islamic Rep., Serbia, Azerbaijan, Iraq Seychelles, Belarus, Jamaica, South Africa, Belize, Jordan, St. Lucia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kazakhstan, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Botswana, Lebanon, Suriname, Brazil, Libya, Thailand, Bulgaria, Macedonia, FYR, Tonga, China, Malaysia, Tunisia, Colombia, Maldives, Turkey, Costa Rica, Marshall Islands, Turkmenistan, Cuba, Mauritius, Tuvalu, Dominica, Mexico, Venezuela, RB, Dominican Republic, Montenegro, Ecuador and Namibia
Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have either two years of either teaching experience or activity in international organisations and institution.
Test Requirement: No
English Language Requirements: Applicants must have good knowledge of the English Language.
Together with the online form, each applicant should email to CICOPS these documents:
-Curriculam vitae possibly in European format with a list of publications”
-invitation letter from the professor or researcher with whom she/he intends to collaborate.
How to Apply:
The students can apply online. Applications must be supported by a letter of invitation from a teacher of the University of Pavia, someone who would work with applicant on a joint research while in Pavia. Without a formal invitation from a professor of the University of Pavia their application will not be taken into consideration.
The application deadline is May 31st, 2016.