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  • Friday, November 6, 2020

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Research Grants Council (RGC) of Hong Kong is offering the PhD Fellowship Scheme for international students in Hong Kong. More than 250 PhD Fellowships will be awarded for a period of up to three years in the 2020/2021 academic year. These are available for pursuing PhD degree at eight institutions mentioned below. Hong Kong PhD Scheme (HKPFS) aims at attracting the best and brightest candidates in the world to pursue their PhD studies in Hong Kong’s universities. The Research Grants Council (RGC), which was established in 1991, operates under the aegis of the University Grants Committee (UGC) and functions as an advisory body on research matters within the organizational structure of the Committee.

Level of Field: PhD


The award provides an annual stipend of HK$301,200 (approximately US$38,600) and a conference and a research-related travel allowance of HK$12,600 (approximately US$1,600) per year for each awardee for a period up to three years.


· International applicants can apply for this PhD Scheme.

· These are awarded to study any of the courses offered by the City University of Hong Kong; Hong Kong Baptist University; Lingnan University; The Chinese University of Hong Kong; The Hong Kong Institute of Education; The Hong Kong Polytechnic University; The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology; The University of Hong Kong.

· Candidates who are seeking admission as new full-time PhD pupils in the following eight universities, irrespective of their country of origin, prior work experience and ethnic background, should be eligible to apply.

· City University of Hong Kong

· Hong Kong Baptist University

· Lingnan University

· The Chinese University of Hong Kong

· The Education University of Hong Kong

· The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

· The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

· The University of Hong Kong

Deadline: December 1, 2020

For further details and online apply please click the given below official links:

  • Thursday, November 5, 2020

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The Berlin Mathematical School (BMS) is offering international awards for applicants who wish to apply for BMS doctoral program. The BMS is a joint graduate school of the mathematics departments of the three major Berlin universities, TU Berlin, FU Berlin, and HU Berlin.

All international applicants for whom English is not the native tongue must provide proof of competence in the English language.

Level of Field: PhD


· The BMS offers scholarships, both for Phase I and for Phase II students, funded by the German Science Foundation DFG in the framework of the “Excellence Initiative” and by the three Berlin universities.

· The application for a scholarship can be included in the application for admission, there is a special section – no extra application materials are needed.

· Phase I scholarships: Typical Phase I are granted for 18 months (extendable by 6 months), and amount to at least 800 Euro per month, tax-free (no insurances included).

· Phase II scholarships: Phase II opportunities are typically granted for 24 months (extendable by 12 months) and usually amount to about 1468 Euro per month, tax-free (no insurances included). There are extra child-care funds reserved for BMS-students who take care of children.


The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the opportunity

· Students entering Phase I of the BMS are expected to have a bachelor degree or equivalent. (Thus, in particular, Berlin mathematics students in their “Hauptstudium” can apply for membership in BMS. For students who are further advanced, part of the Phase I course requirements may be waived.)

· For entering Phase II, students are expected to have a master degree or to pass the BMS Qualifying Exams. (In particular, they thus satisfy the regular admission requirements of the Berlin universities’ PhD programs.)

· Citizens of all nationalities are eligible to apply.

Deadline: The first round application deadline is 1 December 2020 The second-round application deadline is 1 April 2021

For further details please click the given below university official link:

  • Tuesday, November 3, 2020

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Center for Energy Informatics at the University of Southern Denmark in collaboration with the Sino-Danish Center is offering their PhD International Scholarships. The programme is available to worldwide students for the academic session 2020/2021. The PhD programme encourages talented students who want to undertake a 3-year PhD degree in artificial intelligence for demand-side load prediction and scheduling.

Level of Field: PhD

Subject: Faculty of Engineering (Artificial Intelligence)

Grants: The funding program will provide employment as a PhD fellow is a 3-year salaried position (start salary amounts to approx. 3.378, – EURO per month incl. supplements).

Eligibility: All nationalities.

· Acceptable Course or Subjects: PhD degree programme focuses on the application of artificial intelligence (AI) for demand-side load prediction and scheduling.

· Admissible Criteria: To be eligible, applicants must have a master’s degree (equivalent to a Danish master’s degree) at the time of enrollment and employment.

How to Apply: In order to apply for the funding programme, applicants must have to take admission in the PhD degree coursework at the University of Southern Denmark. After that, candidates must submit an online application.

· Supporting Documents: Must submit completed TEK PhD application form, motivation letter, detailed curriculum vitae, verified copies of the official bachelor diploma and master’s diploma and transcripts of exams, references, list of publications and maximum 2 examples of relevant publications, if available. · Admission Requirements: For taking admission, students are required to meet the entry requirements of their chosen program.

· Language Requirement: If English is not your first language, you should provide evidence of English language ability: IELTS, TOEFL, or other acceptable proof. Please see the English Language Requirements section for more details.

Deadline: November 25, 2020

For Application form for PhD position please see given below link:

  • Monday, November 2, 2020

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The University of British Columbia is inviting applications for Killam Postdoctoral Research Fellowship available for outstanding scholars from around the world.

Fellowships are awarded to engage in innovative research that will enhance interdisciplinary collaborations and help establish them in leadership positions in the academic and wider community.

The University of British Columbia is a public research university with campuses and facilities in British Columbia, Canada. UBC encourages bold thinking, curiosity, and initiative, so you can realize your greatest potential.

Level of Field: Post-doctoral research program

Grants: It consists of a $50,000 annual stipend for a maximum of two years, plus a travel research allowance of $4,000 over two years.

Eligibility: Citizens of any country can apply for these Fellowships.

· Must have completed all requirements of their Ph.D. no more than 24 months prior to the anticipated fellowship start date.

· Completion of Ph.D. requirements refers to the date that the applicant completed all the steps required for obtaining their degree.

· These requirements may vary by institution and degree type; they normally include thesis defense corrections and thesis deposition. It is not the convocation date.

· The period of eligibility may be extended for applicants who have had their career interrupted or delayed for the purpose of childrearing, illness, or health-related family responsibilities.

· The interruption(s) or delay(s) must have occurred after the applicant completed all the requirements of their Ph.D. Note that the eligibility window will only be extended by the duration of the delay(s) or interruption(s), to a maximum of one year. Justification for the extension must be provided in the Special Circumstances attachment.

· Maybe citizens of any country; though there are no restrictions regarding the nationality of applicants, successful candidates must be able to meet all Canadian immigration requirements in keeping with the original spirit of the Killam Endowments.

Deadline: November 13, 2020

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  • Thursday, October 29, 2020

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Applications are now open for the Harvard University MBA Scholarship by the Boustany Foundation 2021 to study at the Harvard Business School in the United States of America. The Scholarship offers financial aid amounting to US$102,200 (US$51,100 per year) towards tuition fees; travel and accommodation expenses related to the internship.

The Harvard MBA is one of the world’s leading business programmes, taught at one of the world’s most prestigious Universities. The Boustany MBA Harvard Scholarship is granted once every two years for a two year course at Harvard Business School. The next Scholarship will be awarded for the class commencing autumn 2021.

Subjects: Business Administration

Level of Field: Master/Post Graduate

Grants: The Scholarship offers the following:

· Financial aid amounting to US$102,200 (US$51,100 per year) towards tuition fees;

· Travel and accommodation expenses related to the internship.

Successful scholars are expected to complete a two-month unpaid internship with the Foundation. Projects are varied and relate to the Foundation’s activities or those of its partners.


Candidates must have an excellent academic background and show considerable promise. Although the Scholarship can be awarded to candidates of any nation, priority will be given to candidates of Lebanese descent.

Candidates may apply for the Scholarship only after receiving an offer of admission from the Harvard MBA programme.

Deadline: June 1, 2021

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