American Psychological Association Graduate Student Scholarships

Award Amount: $1,000 to $5,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: June 30, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The American Psychological Association (APA) is excited to announce the “Graduate Student Scholarships”. Graduate students enrolled in an interim master’s program or doctoral program are eligible to apply. The purpose of the scholarship program is to assist graduate students of psychology with research costs associated with the master’s thesis or doctoral dissertation.

Host Institution:

The American Psychological Association is the largest scientific and professional organization of psychologists in the United States. The purpose of the APF Conflicts Policy is to set forth a policy statement regarding conflicts and to provide guidelines to protect the Foundation, its trustees, and its mission.

Eligibility:

To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Graduate students enrolled in an interim master’s program or doctoral program are eligible to apply.
  • If a student is currently enrolled in a terminal master’s program, the student must intend to enroll in a Ph.D. program.
  • Students at any stage of graduate study are encouraged to apply.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the candidates can enter online by submitting their email a new account through the given link: https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=apa&

Supporting Documents:

Applicants are required to provide all of the following documents in order to be considered (use 12-point font):

  • A letter of recommendation (three-page maximum) from the nominee’s graduate research advisor, with an original On the online application form, there will be a space for you to enter your graduate advisor’s email address. He or she will receive a link to upload the letter.
  • A brief outline: The nominee’s thesis or dissertation research project (even if in progress) along with titles and abstracts. Outlines may be single or double-spaced, margin sizes are at the discretion of each applicant, and the outline may be followed by up to two additional pages of references.
  • A curriculum vitae and a transcript (an unofficial/student copy is acceptable) of all graduate coursework completed by the nominee.

Award Description:

The American Psychological Association will provide an award up to $1,000 to $5,000 for the winning candidates.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.apa.org/apf/funding/cogdop.aspx?tab=3

Johns Hopkins Center Emerging Leaders in Biosecurity Fellowship

Award Amount: Fellowship provides travel expenses (air and ground), meals, and lodging 

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: December 22, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth is pleased to announce “The Emerging Leaders in Biosecurity (ELBI) Fellowship” to inspires and connects the next generation of leaders and innovators in the biosecurity community. Students who are currently enrolled in or have graduated from a masters or doctoral program are eligible to apply for the fellowship. The Emerging Leaders in Biosecurity (ELBI) Fellowship inspires and connects the next generation of leaders and innovators in the biosecurity community. 28 fellows accepted into each class, 24 are typically US citizens, 2 are UK citizens, and 2 are Canadian citizens.

Host Institution:

The Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth is a gifted education program for school-age children founded in 1979 by psychologist Julian Stanley at Johns Hopkins University. The Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security works to protect people’s health from the consequences of epidemics and disasters and to make communities more resilient to major challenges.

Eligibility:

To receive the ELBI Fellowship, a beneficiary must:

  • A citizen of the United States, United Kingdom, or Canada (Australian citizens will be considered if they live in the United States) and
  • Currently enrolled in or have graduated from a masters or doctoral program in the past 3 years or has at least 1 year of professional experience in national security, public health, medicine, biotechnology, or a related field

Instructions for Applying:

All fellows must submit the application martial through the given link: https://biosecuritycenter.fluidreview.com/

Supporting Documents:

Have the following ready before you complete this application:

  • Personal statement, it will not exceed 500 words, in which you describe your interest in exploring a career in biosecurity.
  • 2 letters of recommendation on your behalf from academic advisors and/or professional supervisors (include their contact information).
  • Essay, not to exceed 1,000 words, that describes a current technical or policy issue in biosecurity that interests you, and why you believe it is important.
  • Current resume or CV.

Award Description:

The Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security covers travel expenses (air and ground), meals, and lodging for the two workshops and the symposium.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.centerforhealthsecurity.org/our-work/emergingbioleaders/about.html

Contact Information:

For any questions regarding eligibility or the application process, you can email Alison Pack at apack-at-jhu.edu.

UCONN Giolas Harriott Fellowship & Crandall Cordero Fellowship

Award Amount: $4,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: January 27, 2018

Winner Announcement: February 10, 2018

Brief Description:

At the University of Connecticut, the Graduate School is inviting the applications for the Vice Provost for Graduate Education: Giolas Harriott Fellowship and the Crandall Cordero Fellowship Competition. The GHF program is open to only incoming doctoral and CCF both masters and doctoral candidates.The primary goal of the GHF and CCF Fellowship is to recruit and enhance the most academically qualified and promising students entering UConn graduate programs.

Host Institution:

The University of Connecticut (UConn) was founded in 1881 and is a public land grant, National Sea Grant and National Space Grant research university in Storrs, Connecticut, United States. The University helps every student grow intellectually and become a contributing member of the state, national, and world communities.

Eligibility:

Applicants for the fellowship must meet each of the following requirements:

  • Applicants must enroll in masters and doctoral programs.
  • Applicants must be a United States citizen or a permanent resident to be eligible for CCF or GHF.
  • Giolas-Harriott Fellowship will accept only incoming doctoral nominees.
  • Crandall-Cordero Fellowship will accept both masters and doctoral nominees.

Instructions for Applying:

Applicants can complete the online application process through the given link:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe8THAUtNqqRcwFVIr6-DWF3ImkWfd8MivncBAo7QegGZsnNA/viewform?c=0&w=1

Supporting Documents:

Applicants will the transcripts including GPA, GRE scores, their CV/resume (articles, presentations, internship, and research experience), in their personal statement, or in letters of recommendations.

Award Description:

  • The University of Connecticut will provide the award amount of $2000 for GFH summer stipend for three years.
  • Up to  $2,000 CCF summer support, guaranteed until graduation as long as student is making positive academic progress towards their degree.

Detailed Information Link:

https://grad.uconn.edu/financial-resources/internal-funding-opportunities/giolas-harriott-crandall-cordero-fellowships/

Contact Information:

f you have any questions about the GH/CC Fellowship you can contact martha.marroni-at-uconn.edu.

Postdoctoral Fellowships at Northwestern University

Award Amount: $64,500

 Number of Awards: Two(2)

Deadline:  January 5, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

Northwestern University (NU) is excited to announce the applications for two-year  Postdoctoral Fellowships in Sexuality Studies. The fellowships are available those candidates who are pursuing two-year postdoctoral programme. It will pursue a program of independent scholarship under the guidance of a faculty mentor and will teach two undergraduate courses each year over the course of the three-quarter-long teaching year.

Host Institution:

Founded in 1851, Northwestern University is a private research university. It supports research and education in life sciences, biomedical sciences, and social sciences as those fields relate to the study of human sexual orientation and human sexuality.

Eligibility:

Eligible applicants will be evaluated using the following criteria:

  • Applicants with a Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree must have completed it after September 1, 2013.
  • Applicants without a Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree must complete all the requirements for the degree before September 1, 2018.
  • At the time of application, the applicant must be available for the full two-year term.

Instructions for Applying:

The online application process must be completed by the given link:

https://facultysearch.weinberg.northwestern.edu/apply/index/MjU1

Supporting Documents:

Applications will only be accepted through the online form. The following materials are all required(files must be in Adobe PDF format):

  • Cover Letter- In addition to briefly, you be sure to do all of the following:
  • Identify the proposed departmental affiliation.
  • Briefly, describe your research trajectory to date.
  • Describe how you would make use of the time at Northwestern to further your research and writing. This plan may include but should extend beyond, revisions to the dissertation.
  • Discuss your teaching qualifications and provide titles and short descriptions of two or three undergraduate courses that you could teach under the auspices of the Gender & Sexuality Studies.
  • Curriculum vitae-
  • Research Statement- This should be a two-page summary of your dissertation.
  • Writing Sample-The size of the writing sample should be equivalent to a single journal article, book chapter, or dissertation chapter. Only one sample may be submitted. It must be in English. The maximum page length is 50 pages.
  • Graduate Transcript- A transcript from your doctoral-degree-granting

Award Description:

Northwestern University will provide:

  • The total stipend is $58,500 in the first year.
  • In addition, up to $3,500 per year to fund research and conference travel.
  • Up to $1,500 for allowable relocation expenses in the first year.
  • Up to $1,000 is also available for allowable travel

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.sexualities.northwestern.edu/funding-opportunities/postdoc-applications/

AGI Harriet Evelyn Wallace Scholarship

Award Amount: $5,000

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline:  January 3rd, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The American Geosciences Institute (AGI) is delighted to announce “Harriet Evelyn Wallace Scholarship”. The scholarship is open to all women who are pursuing a Master’s or Doctoral degree in the geosciences. The scholarship is merit-based program and applicants will be evaluated on their probability of successfully completing a geoscience graduate program and transitioning into the geoscience profession.

Host Institution:

The American Geosciences Institute (AGI) is a nonprofit federation of 51 geoscientific and professional organizations that represent geologists, geophysicists, and other earth scientists. The Institute represents and serves the geoscience community by providing collaborative leadership and information to connect Earth, science, and people.

Eligibility:

In order to apply for the scholarship, applicants must meet all of the following eligibility

·         All women pursuing a Master’s or Doctoral degree in the geosciences at an accredited U.S. institution of higher education in a recognized geoscience program.

·         Applicants will be thesis-based, full-time students and due to the nature of the position.

·         Applicant must either be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

Instructions for Applying:

Are you interested to apply for the scholarship, you may check the given link:

https://www.americangeosciences.org/workforce/harriet-evelyn-wallace-scholarship/application

Supporting Documents:

Have the following ready before you complete this application.

·         Submit a list of AGI’s professional member societies to which you are a member, and include your membership identification number for each.

·         Indication of which graduate school you are attending, or intend on attending. Please include any acceptance forms or letters from the institution. (NOTE: You do not yet have to be accepted into your graduate program to apply for the Harriet Evelyn Wallace Scholarship. However, you will not receive any support until you have formally accepted your admission to the graduate program). Additionally, please indicate your expected graduation term and year clearly on your application.

·         Curriculum Vitae (not resume), including short descriptions of any geoscience, technology, academic, professional development or applicable extracurricular activities. Please do not include descriptions of courses or coursework.

·         A strict, 500-word limit abstract about your research interests in graduate school, why you can accomplish that research and what impact it will have on the geoscience community.

·         A strict, 500-word limit personal statement about your non-academic interests. What roles do your passions, hobbies, employment, or other activities have in your life? Why are they important to you? How do these additional items make you a competitive applicant for the Wallace Scholarship?

Award Description:

·         The successful applicant will be awarded $5,000 for her first scholarship year.

·         All Wallace Scholars are eligible to receive a second scholarship of $5,000.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.americangeosciences.org/workforce/harriet-evelyn-wallace-scholarship

Contact Information:

Have any question, you can contact to coordinator Heather Houlton at wallacescholarship-at-agiweb.org.

International Undergraduate Student Scholarship (IUSS)

Award Amount:  $10,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: January 15, 2018

Winner Announcement: March 1, 2018

Brief Description:

The University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa is pleased to announce the International Undergraduate Student Scholarship. The program is open to new and continuing Uh Manoa undergraduate students who hold or will hold F-1 or J-1 visa status during the award period. The program is designed to help encourages the recruitment and retention of high-achieving international undergraduate degree-seeking students and serve the strategic and diversity goals of the university.

Host Institution:

The University of Hawaiʻi system is a public, co-educational college and university system that confers associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees through three university campuses, seven community college campuses, an employment training center, three university centers, four education centers and various other research facilities distributed across six islands throughout the State of Hawaii in the United States.

Eligibility:

  • Eligible applicants will be evaluated using the following criteria:
  • New and continuing UH Manoa undergraduate students.
  • Who hold or will hold F-1 or J-1visa status during the award period.

Maintaining Eligibility:  

  • Enrolled full‐time as a UH Mānoa student in bachelor’s degree program.
  • At least 12 credits must be in UH Mānoa courses.

Instructions for Applying:

If you’d like to apply for the scholarship you may go through the given link:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeC1z4CfGGS0lmu-hjUPzkVSqB6S3EaCVVL3ZFtKRGIeIAfeg/viewform

Supporting Documents:

A complete application package should include the letter of recommendation.

Award Description:

The scholarship will provide $10,000 per academic year ($5,000 per semester, fall, and spring).

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.hawaii.edu/issmanoa/pages/home/scholarships/iuss.php

Jefferson Scholars Foundation Fellowship Program

Award Amount: $5,000 fund and other benefits

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: December 1, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Jefferson Scholars Foundation is offering a scholarship termed as “Jefferson Fellowship”. Any graduate student in an Arts & Sciences department who has advanced to doctoral candidacy during the current academic year, or who has a faculty-endorsed plan for achieving candidacy can apply. The mission of the foundation is to attract to the University the most promising leaders, scholars, and citizens in the world.

Host Institution:

The Jefferson Scholars Foundation provides a full scholarship program benefiting select undergraduate and graduate students at The University of Virginia and has been named as one of the two leading scholarship programs in the country

Eligibility:

To be eligible, the student must possess

  • The strongest applicants will be those who have exhibited a capacity for the highest levels of scholastic achievement.
  • Applicants who are prepared to pursue ambitious dissertation projects that have the potential to transform their disciplines.
  • Successful applicants will also demonstrate a commitment to sharing their knowledge discovery with a broader audience through achievements in teaching and academic outreach.
  • Any graduate student in an Arts & Sciences department who has advanced to doctoral candidacy during the current academic year, or who has a faculty-endorsed plan for achieving candidacy prior to the Fellowship period.

Instructions for Applying:

The application must apply for the scholarship by the given link: https://jeffersonscholars.virginia.edu/Public/Fellowship?school=gsas

Award Description:

  • A stipend in the amount equivalent to the recipient’s standard living support from GSAS (for two years)
  • Research funds of $5,000
  • Exemption from all assistantship responsibilities (i.e., GTA or GRA), typically during years four and five of study
  • Health insurance

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.jeffersonscholars.org/fellowship

Terra Foundation Research Travel Grants

Award Amount: Total amount is $22,000

Number of Awards: 20

Deadline: January 15, 2018

Winner Announcement: April 2018

Brief Description:

The Terra Foundation for American Art is glad to offer the Research Travel Grants program. The foundation will only accept proposals from doctoral students, postdoctoral and senior scholars outside the United States.These grants provide support for research on topics concerning American art and visual culture prior to 1980. In this program, Grant funding is available for short-term travel.

Host Institution:

The Terra Foundation for American Art is a privately operated nonprofit organization dedicated to the support of American art exhibitions, projects, academic research, and publications worldwide. Its goal is to promote a greater understanding and appreciation of the cultural and artistic heritage of the United States.

Eligibility:

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

  • The applicants must be a Doctoral student, Postdoctoral and Senior Scholar from outside of the US.
  • Be able to work under time pressure.
  • Demonstrate great potential in doing research.
  • Travel should be undertaken within one calendar year after the announcement of the selection
  • The final report must be submitted within three months of completion of travel. It should include a description of the travel undertaken as a result of the grant, an assessment of the research accomplished, and a financial report detailing grant expenditures.

Instructions for Applying:

In order to apply, the online Travel Grant application will be available in fall 2017 through the given link is: https://www.terraamericanart.org/what-we-offer/grant-fellowship-opportunities/research-travel-grants-to-the-united-states/

Award Description:

The Terra Foundation for American Art  will provide an award up to 20 grants are awarded annually (up to five of them are specifically dedicated to scholars from Asia, Africa, and Latin America) as follows:

  • Up to $6,000 per grant for doctoral students from Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand;
  • Up to $7,000 per grant for doctoral students from Asia, Africa, and Latin America;
  • Up to $9,000 per grant for all postdoctoral and senior scholars.
  • Establish professional networks for future research.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.terraamericanart.org/what-we-offer/grant-fellowship-opportunities/research-travel-grants-to-the-united-states/

Contact Information:

If you have any query, you can call them +33 1 43 20 67 01 or e-mail at information-at-terraamericanart.eu or library-at-terraamericanart.eu.

P.E.O. Sisterhood Organization International Peace Scholarship

Award Amount: $12,500

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: March 1, 2018 11:59 PM

Winner Announcement: May 2018

Brief Description:

P.E.O. Sisterhood Organization is pleased to announce the International Peace Scholarship. To be eligible, applicants must be qualified for admission to full-time graduate study and working toward a graduate degree in an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada. In this program,  the fund will available for selected women from other countries for graduate study.

Host Institution:

P.E.O. was founded on January 21, 1869, by seven students at Iowa Wesleyan College in Mount Pleasant, Iowa.This Organization is an international women’s organization of about 230,000 members with a primary focus on providing educational opportunities for female students worldwide.

Eligibility:

To be eligible for consideration, applying organizations must:

  • Applicants must be qualified for admission to full-time graduate study and working toward a graduate degree in an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada.
  • A student who is a citizen or permanent resident of the United States or Canada is not eligible.
  • Scholarships are not given for research, internships, or practical training unless it is combined with coursework.
  • Applicant must have a full year of coursework remaining, be enrolled and in residence for the entire school year.
  • Doctoral students who have completed coursework and are working only on dissertations are not eligible as first-time applicants.
  • International students attending Cottey college are eligible to apply for a scholarship.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the applicant must create a new account or log-in to register and submit an online application through the given link:

https://peointernational.communityforce.com/Funds/FundDetails.aspx?3672424D4A4E50626133582B743278462F2F516477626275684B3757332B6A4666625955766758435443656478385A63757364346D6E352F4165774B6E4F6A66

Award Description:

P.E.O. Sisterhood Organization will provide the maximum amount awarded to a student is $12,500. Lesser amounts may be awarded according to individual needs.

The amount of the PEO International scholarship will be divided into two payments to be distributed in August and December.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.peointernational.org/about-peo-international-peace-scholarship-ips

Contact Information:

For questions about this application, you can contact Jaime Jensen at ips-at-peodsm.org.

University of Tsukuba Mission Courses and Research Work

The University of Tsukuba, one of the oldest national universities (established by Japanese Government) and one of the most comprehensive research universities in Japan, founded in 1973. The main Tsukuba campus covers an area of 258 hectares (636 acres), making it the second largest single campus in Japan.

The University of Tsukuba endeavors to contribute to the progress of science and culture. The University of Tsukuba aims to establish free exchange and close relationships in both basic and applied sciences with educational and research organizations and academic communities in Japan.

History:

The university was established in October 1973, due to the relocation of its antecedent, the Tokyo University of Education, to the Tsukuba area. As the new concept comprehensive university in Japan to be established under a country-wide university reform plan, the University has featured “Openness” with “New Systems for Education and Research” under a “New University Administration.”

Mission:

The University of Tsukuba aims to be an open university in all aspects and we are a frontrunner in the university reform in Japan. Our fundamental principle is to create a flexible education and research structure as well as a university system to meet the needs of the next generation.

 Ranking:

  • Tsukuba is one of the leading research institutions in Japan. According to Thomson Reuters, Tsukuba is the 10th best research institutions among all the universities and non-educational research institutions in Japan.
  • Weekly Diamond reported that Tsukuba has the 27th highest research standard in Japan
  • Tsukuba’s law school was ranked 19th in 2010 for its passing rate of the Japanese bar examination.
  • According to the Weekly Economist’s 2010 rankings, graduates from Tsukuba have the 64th best employment rate in 400 major companies in Japan.

Research at University of Tsukuba

Some Research topics for 2017 are:

  • The principle Feynman and Einstein could not find was discovered ~Why Faraday’s law and Lorentz force create the same electromotive force?~
  • Cannabis, “Spice” – better think twice
  • Researchers Break Through the Wall in Bacterial Membrane Vesicle Research
  • Cannot sleep due to stress? Here is the cure
  • The secret connection between anxiety and sleep
  • What’s your story, morning glory? Scientists use CRISPR technology to change flower colour in an ornamental plant

Studying at University of Tsukuba

The University of Tsukuba has around 20,000 undergraduate and graduate students with a lot of faculty members.

  • Bachelors Degree
  • Masters Degree
  • Doctorate Degrees

University of Tsukuba: Subjects

  • Life Science
  • Arts
  • Physical Science
  • Engineering & Technology
  • Social Sciences
  • Law
  • Clinical, pre-clinical & health
  • Psychology

University Services:

  • Student Services
  • Housing Services
  • Library Services
  • Medical Services
  • Cafeteria
  • Auditorium

Contact Information:

  • Address: Japan, 〒305-8571 Ibaraki Prefecture, Tsukuba, Tennodai, 1 Chome−1−1
  • Phone: +81 29-853-2111
  • Website: http://www.tsukuba.ac.jp/en/

You can also join our facebook page kindly go through the given link:

https://www.facebook.com/DevelopingCareer/

Yale University Beinecke Library Visiting Graduate Student Fellowships

Award Amount: $3,000 per month

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: November 1, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The Yale University Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library are pleased to offer the Visiting Graduate Student Fellowships.The program is open to all graduate students seeking these fellowships must be currently enrolled in a Ph.D./doctoral program and must have completed their coursework, passed their qualifying examinations, and be prepared to pursue research based upon an approved dissertation prospectus/proposal.

Host Institution:

The Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library is the rare book library and literary archive of the Yale University Library in New Haven, Connecticut. Situated on Yale University’s Hewitt Quadrangle, the building was designed by Gordon Bunshaft of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill and completed in 1963.

Eligibility:

To be eligible:

  • Graduate students seeking must be currently enrolled in a Ph.D./doctoral
  • The applicants must have completed their coursework, passed their qualifying examinations, and be prepared to pursue research based upon an approved dissertation prospectus/proposal.

Instructions for Applying:

To enter, the applicants submit their online application form through the given link: https://yale.communityforce.com/Funds/Search.aspx

Supporting Documents:

Applicants are required to submit the following materials:

  • An online application form.
  • A curriculum vitae will be required.
  • A proposal (1200 word maximum) explaining in detail the specific relationship between the Beinecke Collections and the applicant’s research.
  • A detailed list of specific research materials to be consulted at Beinecke during your fellowship.
  • Two confidential letters of recommendation sent to the Fellowship Coordinator, one of which must come from the principal director of the applicant’s dissertation.
  • An approved dissertation prospectus/proposal.

Award Description:

These fellowships will pay for the cost of travel to and from New Haven and a living allowance of $3,000 per month. Awards will be announced approximately eight weeks following application deadlines.

Detailed Information Link:

http://beinecke.library.yale.edu/programs-events/fellowship-program/visiting-graduate-student-fellowships

Zonta International Amelia Earhart Fellowship

Award Amount: $10,000

Number of Awards: Thirty-Five (35)

Deadline: November 15, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Zonta International, through its foundation, is thrilled to announce a scholarship program named as “Zonta International Amelia Earhart Fellowship”. Women of any nationality pursuing a Ph.D./doctoral degree who demonstrate a superior academic record in the field of aerospace-related sciences or aerospace-related engineering are eligible to apply.  The scholarship is designed to assist the future of women in the fields of aerospace-related sciences or aerospace-related engineering.

Host Institution:

Since 1923, Zonta International has provided more than 31 million US Dollars to empower women and expand their access to education, healthcare, economic opportunities and safe living conditions. Zonta improves women’s lives, their children’s lives and the communities in which they live and work.

Eligibility:

Scholarship Applicants must meet the following criteria

  • Women of any nationality pursuing a Ph.D./doctoral degree who demonstrate a superior academic record in the field of aerospace-related sciences or aerospace-related engineering are eligible.
  • Applicants must be registered in a full-time Ph.D./doctoral program when funds are received in September and must not graduate before April 2018.
  • Post-doctoral research programs are not eligible for the Fellowship.
  • Members and employees of Zonta International or the Zonta International Foundation are also not eligible to apply for the Fellowship.
    Previous Amelia Earhart Fellows are not eligible to apply to renew the Fellowship for the second year.

Instructions for Applying:

You should go through the given link to download the application form: https://www.zonta.org/Portals/0/Membership/Tools/AwardScholarshipFellowshipTools/AEFellowship2018Application.pdf

Supporting Documents:

To apply, students must be ready to submit the following:

  • Biographical information (as requested on page 4 of the application).
  • Plans for intended study. List and include official detailed transcripts of grades from all universities/colleges attended, including undergraduate institutions and degrees received.
  • List and include translated transcripts in English of all grades from all universities/colleges/institutions attended.
  • List scholarships, fellowships, and honors received if any.
  • List previous publications, if any. (Please do not attach publications).
  • Employment history, if any.
  • Essay on academic program and professional goals – applicant should describe, in general, scientific terms, a well-defined research program for her Ph.D./doctoral studies.
  • Three recommendations from professors (or supervisors), one of the recommendations must be from a thesis supervisor or advisor and one from a university professor.
  • Use the provided recommendation waiver form if professor or supervisor is submitting a recommendation via email.
  • Verification of Current Enrollment form from the university/college registrar
  • All non-English documents must be translated into English to be considered.
  • Information other than official transcripts and recommendations must be limited to the space provided, attachments, articles, pamphlets, books, curriculum vitae or other publications are not requested and will not be considered.

Submitting Details:

After complete, the application must address at given below

Zonta International
1211 West 22nd Street, Suite 900
Oak Brook, IL 60523 USA
T: +1.630.928.1400
F: +1(630) 928-1559
Email address: Programs-at-zonta.org

Award Description:

Each year, 35 talented women, pursuing Ph.D./doctoral degrees in aerospace-related sciences or aerospace-related engineering around the globe, are chosen to receive the US$10,000 Fellowship.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.zonta.org/Media-News/News-Feed/News-Detail/materials-for-2018-amelia-earhart-fellowship-now-available#.WaeVCnERCfo.facebook

University of South Carolina Clinical Assistant Professor Position

Title: Clinical Assistant Professor

Salary Range:  37.5 per week

Consideration Date: Open Until Filled

Brief Description:

The University of South Carolina, College of Nursing (CON) is seeking a qualified candidate eligible for the rank of Clinical Assistant, Clinical Associate, or Clinical Professor to fill a full-time program director for the PHHNP program and CON faculty position. The candidate would provide classroom instruction, day-to-day program operations, and assisting students toward successful program completion in conjunction with the Assistant Dean of Graduate Studies.

Hosted By:

The University of South Carolina (also referred to as USC, SC, South Carolina, or simply Carolina) is a public, co-educational research university in Columbia, South Carolina, United States, with seven satellite campuses. Its campus covers over 359 acres (145 ha) in downtown Columbia not far from the South Carolina State House. The University is categorized by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as having “highest research activity.

Eligibility:

  • Earned the doctorate in nursing (Ph.D. or DNP), two years of teaching and mentoring of NP students, unencumbered nursing licensure; National Certification as a Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and two years of direct practice as an APRN with Prescriptive Authority or eligibility in SC.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, team building, self-motivation, and innovation in educational program offerings are expected. Basic Life Support (BLS) documentation is required.

How to Apply:

To be applying please Sign Up through the given link. You will then be taken to the application form: https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/20121/pre_apply

Supporting Documents:

Applicants must provide the following documents along with the applications to apply for the assistantship program:

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • List of References and Contact Information

More Information:

https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/20121

Getty Foundation Graduate Internships for Masters or Doctorate

Title: Graduate Students Internships

Salary Range: $20,000, $30,000,and $2,500

Application Deadline:  November 1, 2017

Brief Description:

The Getty Foundation is now offering in the four programs of the J. Paul Getty Trust—the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Getty Research Institute, the Getty Conservation Institute, and the Getty Foundation, as well as in Getty Publications.  The program is open to graduate student who intends to pursue careers in fields related to the visual arts. Training and work experience placements are available in areas such as curatorial, education, conservation, research, publications, information management, public programs, and grant making.

Hosted By:

The Getty Foundation (initially called the Getty Grant Program) was established in 1984 in the belief that philanthropy is a key ingredient in carrying out the mission of the J. Paul Getty Trust. It is supporting individuals and institutions committed to advancing the greater understanding and preservation of the visual arts in Los Angeles and throughout the world.

Eligibility:

Internships are open to students of all nationalities

  • Students currently enrolled in a graduate program (Masters or Doctorate) in a field relevant to the internship(s) for which they are applying or individuals.

OR

  • Who have completed a relevant graduate degree on or after January 1, 2015, with postgraduate activities in their field, paid or unpaid.

.How to Apply:

To apply for a scholarship you must Create or update your account and password, log in, and begin a new application in through the given link:

https://getty.fluxx.io/user_sessions/new

Supporting Documents:

As part of the application, you will need to prepare the following materials:

  • Personal Statement: Your Personal Statement should consist of no more than 500 words (two double-spaced pages) that explain how your Getty internship selections (choose two in order of preference) fit with your background and career goals. Include the reasons for your choice of specific departments or programs for an internship. Also, describe what you hope to achieve from the experience and what you believe you can contribute.
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae:Current resumes are required for all applicants. Please limit resumes to five pages.
  • Transcript(s)/Academic Records:We require transcripts/academic records for undergraduate degree/s (completed) and graduate degree/s (completed or in progress). Multiple transcripts must be combined into a single PDF before upload.
  1. If you graduated from a school outside of the United States, transcripts may be substituted with proof of completed courses and/or copies of diplomas.
  2. If you are currently enrolled in a graduate program, provide proof of current enrollment.
  • Letters of Recommendation (2): Applicants must request two confidential letters of recommendation submitted directly by their recommenders through the application system.

Financial Aid:

  • Grant amounts are $20,000 for eight months and $30,000 for twelve months, plus $1,000 towards relocation expenses.
  • Support for research travel is available for up to $2,500.

More Information:

http://www.getty.edu/foundation/initiatives/current/gradinterns/

Contact:

If you have any questions or additional query, send an email to  grantsadmin-at-getty.edu.

 

Lithuanian Foundation Scholarship Program

Award Amount: Up to $5,000

Number of Awards: One (1)

Deadline: Midnight of October 1, 2017

Brief Description:

The Lithuanian Foundation would like to announce “Lithuanian Foundation Scholarship Program”  scholarship is intended to develop leadership skills that will benefit them and those around them in the future. The student from Lithuania enrolled in a Bachelor‘s degree program in the US (with a student visa) or another foreign country to be applying for the scholarship. The Foundation concentrates its resources on those students who have demonstrated an involvement and volunteerism in the Lithuanian community or in the community at large.

Host Institution:

The Lithuanian Foundation, Inc. is a registered Illinois not-for-profit foundation dedicated to preserving and fostering Lithuanian culture and traditions in the United States, Lithuania, and Lithuanian communities worldwide.

Eligibility:

You are encouraged to apply if you are

  • US citizens and US permanent residents (“green card” holders) pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees.
  • Students from Lithuaniapursuing Master’s, or Doctoral degree in Lithuania;
  • Students from Lithuania, pursuing Master’s, or Doctoral degree in the US (with a student visa) or elsewhere abroad;
  • By exception only, students from Lithuania seeking a Bachelor’s degree in Lithuania meeting donor directed fund designations.

Instructions for Applying:

If you are interested to apply for this scholarship then you may create an account by the given link: https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=lithuanianscholarship

Supporting Documents:

If you are interested in the position, your application should include:

  • A photograph
  • Documentation of citizenship (passport, Permanent Resident Card, copies of your birth certificate or other)
  • A copy of a valid student visa
  • Latest official transcript showing current GPA.
  • Official Enrollment Verification Certificate
  • Two recommendations
  • Copy of the financial aid award letter from the academic institution you will be attending
  • Copy of the FAFSA

Award Description:

The Lithuanian Foundation provides grants scholarships (up to $5,000) for one academic year at a time.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.lithuanianfoundation.org/scholarship-guidelines/

Top College Scholarships In Australia

Are you Australian or international students who are looking a scholarship in Australia? Then you have come to the right way! Here we have created a scholarship list of “College Scholarships In Australia” that may help you to achieve your goals. There are a variety of scholarships available for International Students (including U.S, students) who want to study in Australia. There are many scholarships available such as Adelaide Scholarships International (ASI), The Fulbright- Postgraduate Scholarship, ICMS International Scholarship, and Monash International Merit Scholarship etc. which can help support you financially with your studies in Australia. They are offered by the Australian Government, education institutions, and a number of other public and private organizations.

Our scholarship list is available to undergraduate and graduate students. Here, students can find many scholarships to finance their education in Australia. These given scholarships provide award range from $1,000 to $50,000. Determine your eligibility criteria, if you find yourself to be eligible Apply today!

Adelaide Scholarships International (ASI)

The University of Adelaide is pleased to announce the Adelaide Scholarships International (ASI) to international applicants. In order to be eligible applicants are required to have successfully completed at least the equivalent of an Australian First Class Honours degree (this is a four-year degree with a major research project in the final year). The ASI provides course tuition fees for two years for a master’s degree by Research and three years for a Doctoral research degree, an annual living allowance ($26,288) for two years for a master’s degree by Research and three years for a Doctoral research degree.

Provided By: The University of Adelaide
Course: Master’s degree and Doctoral research degree
Award: $26,288 with other benefits
Eligibility: International applicants
Deadline: 31 January 2018 and 30 April 2018.
Apply Now: http://www.adelaide.edu.au/graduatecentre/scholarships/research-international/opportunities/adelaide-scholarship-international/

The Macquarie University Allianz Global Assistance Scholarship

This VCIS – Global Allianz Fund provides a partial tuition fee scholarship for one meritorious student to study at Macquarie University North Ryde campus. The scholarship is a one-off partial award for any undergraduate and postgraduate courses related health and medical sciences. The scholarship amount is AU$15,000 and it will be applied towards your tuition fee.

Provided By: Macquarie University
Course: Undergraduate and postgraduate courses
Award: AU$15,000
Eligibility: Meritorious student (International students)
Deadline:  December 2017.
Apply Now:  http://www.mq.edu.au/study/international-students/scholarships/details/global-allianz-fund

The Fulbright- Postgraduate Scholarship

The Australian-American Fulbright Commission offers Scholarships to candidates across all career stages. Awardees take part in a bi-lateral academic and cultural exchange, between Australia and the U.S. pursuing research or study, experiencing life and culture in another country, and bringing back their knowledge and experience to share with their own communities.

Provided By: Australian-American Fulbright Commission
Course: Postgraduate courses
Award: Varies
Eligibility: Be an American citizen
Deadline: October 6, 2017.
Apply Now: https://www.fulbright.com.au/applicants/

Top College Scholarships Australia

ANU College of Business & Economics Community Engagement Award

The ANU College of Business & Economics, at the Australian National University, is excited to announce its ANU College of Business & Economics Community Engagement Award. The program is available to an applicant who is currently enrolled either full or part-time in a single or double undergraduate degree or a graduate coursework program offered by the College. Current students who hold a minimum credit average (at least 60% of all units completed at ANU to date) will be eligible to apply for this extracurricular funding. Winners will get up to $1,000 award amount.

Provided By: The ANU College of Business & Economics
Course: Undergraduate degree or a graduate coursework program
Award: $1000
Eligibility: A Domestic or International student
Deadline: October 13, 2017.
Apply Now: http://www.anu.edu.au/students/scholarships/anu-college-of-business-economics-community-engagement-award

ICMS International Scholarship

The International College of Management, Sydney (ICMS) is offering a scholarship to an International student who will be commencing their studies at ICMS in February 2018. The program will be awarded a scholarship of up to AU$25,000 within one of the following bachelor programs commencing February 2018: Hospitality Management, International Tourism, Event Management, Business Management, Sports Management, Property Management.

Provided By: The International College of Management, Sydney (ICMS)
Course: Undergraduate degree
Award: AU$25,000
Eligibility: New international students
Deadline:  Friday, November 3, 2017
Apply Now: https://www.icms.edu.au/scholarship-type/new-international-students

Monash International Merit Scholarship

Monash University invites students from all countries who have received an offer from Monash or who are currently enrolled at the university to apply for the Monash International Merit Scholarship. To eligible, the applicant must intend to enroll full-time in undergraduate or postgraduate (coursework) degree at a Monash campus in Australia. As a scholarship recipient, you will receive $10,000 per annum for the duration of your degree.

Provided By: Monash University
Course: Undergraduate or postgraduate degree course
Award: $50,000
Eligibility: All countries students
Deadline:  Friday, October 13, at 5 pm.
Apply Now: https://www.monash.edu/study/fees-scholarships/scholarships/find-a-scholarship/international-merit-5770

Top College Scholarships Australia

Rachel Kierath Top-Up Scholarship in Paediatric Cancer Research

The Australian National University is pleased to announce the Rachel Kierath Top-Up Scholarship in Paediatric Cancer Research. To eligible, the applicant must hold a medical degree (e.g. MBBS), a Master’s degree (e.g. MSc.) or a First Class Honours degree in a relevant discipline. The successful applicant will receive an annual top-up stipend for three years of $10,000, a research and travel fund of up to $3,000 per annum, and access to a laptop computer and other research infrastructure.

Provided By: The Australian National University, Canberra
Course: medical degree, Master’s degree, and First Class Honours degree
Award: $13,000
Eligibility: Australian and International student
Deadline:  October 31, 2017, 5:00pm
Apply Now: http://www.anu.edu.au/students/scholarships/rachel-kierath-top-up-scholarship-in-paediatric-cancer-research

The Macquarie University Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship

The Macquarie University is delighted to announce the Vice-Chancellor’s International Scholarship. To eligible, the applicants must have achieved a minimum GPA of 5.0 out of 7.0 for Postgraduate applications and minimum requirement of an ATAR equivalent of 90 out of 100 for Undergraduate applications. The program is a partial scholarship for undergraduate and postgraduate studies, the amount is varied up to AUD$10,000 and it will be applied towards your tuition fee.

Provided By: Macquarie University
Course: Undergraduate and postgraduate courses
Award: AUD$10,000
Eligibility: Citizen of country other than Australia or New Zealand
Deadline:  January 31 and June 30.
Apply Now: http://www.mq.edu.au/study/international-students/scholarships/details/vcis

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APS Lewis and Clark Fund for Exploration and Field Research Scholars

Award Amount: $5,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: February 1, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The American Philosophical Society is excited to offer the Lewis and Clark Fund grants.These Grants will be available to doctoral students, as well as  U.S. citizens and residents wishing to carry out research anywhere in the world. Lewis and Clark Fund grants amounts will depend on travel costs but will ordinarily be in the range of several hundred dollars up to about $5,000. Grants are payable to the individual applicant.

 Host Institution:

The American Philosophical Society (APS), founded in 1743 and located in Philadelphia, is an eminent scholarly organization of international reputation that promotes useful knowledge in the sciences and humanities through excellence in scholarly research, professional meetings, publications, library resources, and community outreach.

Eligibility:

To eligible, the applicant must meet  grants criteria:

  • Applicants must be S. citizens and residents wishing to carry out research anywhere in the world. Foreign applicants must either be based at a U.S. institution or plan to carry out their work in the United States.
  • Grants will be available to doctoral students. Postdoctoral fellows, master’s degree candidates, and undergraduates are not eligible. Applicants who have previously received a Lewis and Clark Fund grant may reapply after an interval of two years. Preference is given to applicants who have not yet been granted an award from the Fund.
  • When appropriate, the applicant should provide assurances that safety measures will be taken for potentially hazardous projects. When necessary, the applicant and his or her supervisor should discuss the field training that will be provided and the provisions for experienced supervision. Funding is contingent on successful applicants demonstrating that required permits and permissions have been secured

Instructions for Applying:

You can sign up through the given link to apply for the grant: https://aps.onlineapplicationportal.com/

Supporting Documents:

  • Applicants should ask their academic advisor to write one of the two letters of recommendation, specifying the student’s qualifications to carry out the proposed work and the educational content of the trip. Budgets should be limited to travel and related expenses, including personal field equipment
  • Proposals that are archival in nature or museum-based will not normally be considered. The proposed work should be dissertation directed to the extent possible given the applicant’s year in the doctoral program.

Submitting Documents:

It is the applicant’s responsibility to verify that all materials, including the required two letters of support, have reached the Society on time; contact Linda Musumeci, Director of Grants and Fellowships, at LMusumeci-at-amphilsoc.org.

Award Description:

The American Philosophical Society will provide an award up to $5000 for the individual candidates

Detailed Information Link:

https://amphilsoc.org/grants/lewisandclark

Contact Information:

If you have any queries, contact to  215-440-3429.

Best Medical Schools

Are you searching for the official ranking of the best medical schools in the U.S.? If you are going to start your career in Medical but worry about that which medical school is good for you in U.S. then less your worriedness. When choosing where to apply to medical school, there are a ton of things to consider. Some schools specialize in research while others highlight patient care. To your help, we have compiled a list of Best Medical Schools in the United States, as determined by the research and patient care ranking. There are many top ranking medical schools are available such as Harvard Medical School, Stanford School of Medicine, Wash U School of Medicine in St. Louis, and Yale School of Medicine etc. so start finding the medical school that’s right for you.

Medical schools are one of the most expensive colleges in the United States. A medical career starts with finding the program that best fits your needs. Well, we’ve done the research for you so you can decide which medical school is right for you. With the U.S. News rankings of the top medical schools for research, narrow your search by location, ranking, type of school, etc.

Harvard Medical School

Harvard Medical School (HMS) is the graduate medical school of Harvard University. It is located in the Longwood Medical Area of the Mission Hill neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts. There are approximately 2,900 full- and part-time voting faculty members consisting of assistant, associate, and full professors, and over 5,000 full or part-time, non-voting instructors. U.S. News and World Report currently rank the Harvard Medical School 1st in the country for research and 16th in primary care. The medical school at Harvard University has an application deadline of October 23. The application fee at Harvard University is $100. Its tuition is full-time: $58,050.

Founded In: September 19, 1782
Type: Medical school
Ranking: 1st
Location: 25 Shattuck Street, Boston, MA 02115, P: 617-432-1000
Finance and Administration Office: 617-432-1000
Website:
  https://hms.harvard.edu

Stanford School of Medicine

Stanford University School of Medicine is the medical school of Stanford University and is located in Stanford, California. It is the successor to the Medical Department of the University of the Pacific, founded in San Francisco in 1858. U.S. News and World Report currently rank the Harvard Medical School 2nd in the country for research and 41st in primary care. The medical school at Stanford University has an application deadline of October 2. The application fee at Stanford University is $95. Its tuition is full-time: $54,327. The School of Medicine’s programs includes more than 1,250 enrolled students, matriculating in MD, MD/Ph.D., Ph.D., and master’s programs, and more than 2,300 postgraduate clinical and research trainees.

Founded In: 1908
Type: Private
Ranking: 2nd
Location: 291 Campus Drive, Li Ka Shing Building, Stanford, CA 94305-5101
Finance and Administration Office: Phone: (650) 723-4000
Website:
  http://med.stanford.edu

Wash U School of Medicine in St. Louis

Washington University School of Medicine (WUSM), located in St. Louis, Missouri, is the medical school of Washington University in St. Louis on the eastern border of Forest Park in St. Louis. Founded in 1891, the School of Medicine has 1,260 students, 604 of which are pursuing a medical degree with or without a combined Doctor of Philosophy or another advanced degree. It also offers doctorate degrees in biomedical research through the Division of Biology and Biological Sciences. U.S. News and World Report ranked the college high the school is currently ranked 6th for research and has been ranked as high as 2nd in 2003 and 2004. It has been listed among the top ten medical schools since rankings were first published in 1987. The school ranks first in the nation in student selectivity.

Founded In: 1891
Type: Private
Ranking: 6th
Location: St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.
Finance and Administration Office: Medfinancialaid-at-wustl.edu, F: 314-362-3045
Website:
https://medicine.wustl.edu

Best Medical Schools

The Yale School of Medicine

The Yale School of Medicine is the graduate medical school at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut. It was founded as The Medical Institution of Yale College and formally opened in 1813. U.S. News and World Report currently rank the Yale School of Medicine 7th in the country for research and 72nd in primary care. Entrance is highly selective; for the class of 2018, the school received 4,374 applications to fill its class of 104 students. The average GPA for Class of 2018 was a 3.81, with an average MCAT of 36.6. The School of Medicine offers the Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree and a Master of Medical Science (M.M.Sc.) degree through the Yale Physician Associate Program for prospective physician assistants. Public health degrees are administered through the Yale School of Public Health.

Founded In: 1810
Type: Private medical school
Ranking: 7th
Location: New Haven, Connecticut, U.S.
Finance and Administration Office: 203-785-2436
Website:
  http://medicine.yale.edu/admissions/index.aspx

University of Michigan Medical School

Michigan Medicine is the wholly owned academic medical center of the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. The VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System is affiliated with the U-M Medical School.  It includes the U-M Medical School, with its faculty group practice and many research laboratories; the U-M hospitals and health centers, which include University Hospital, C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital, Von Voigtlander Women’s Hospital, as well as approximately 40 health centers and home care services across southeast Michigan. The UM medical school established as 1850 (U-M Medical School), 1869 (University Hospital), and 1997 (U-M Health System). The Medical School is ranked 5th in the nation for primary care training and 9th in the nation among research-oriented schools by U.S. News & World Report and has the nation’s 10th highest total of research funding from the National Institutes of Health, with total research funding of more than $512 million.

Founded In: 1850
Type: Public
Ranking: 9th
Location: Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Finance and Administration Office: +1 734-936-4000
Website:
  https://medicine.umich.edu/medschool/home

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

The University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine — known as the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA (DGSOM) — is an accredited medical school located in Los Angeles, California, USA. The School was renamed in 2001 in honor of media mogul David Geffen who donated $200 million in unrestricted funds. Founded in 1951, it was the second medical school in the UC system, after the UCSF School of Medicine. In the rankings released for 2015, U.S. News and World Report ranked David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA at No. 12 in the U.S. in research and for 2013-2014 ranked UCLA Medical Center at No. 5. The Geffen School of Medicine has an acceptance rate of 4.5%, rendering it to be one of the most competitive medical schools in the country.

Founded In: 1951
Type: Public
Ranking: 12th
Location: Los Angeles, California
Finance and Administration Office: (310) 825-6081
Website:
  http://dgsom.healthsciences.ucla.edu/

Duke University School of Medicine

The Duke University School of Medicine along with the Duke University School of Nursing and Duke University Health System create Duke Health. Established in 1925 by James B. Duke, the School of Medicine has earned its reputation as an integral part of one of the world’s foremost patient care and biomedical research institutions. According to US News and World Report, the Duke University School of Medicine consistently ranks in the top ten medical schools in the United States. Furthermore, the School of Medicine is especially noted for its groundbreaking biomedical research, bringing in nearly $700 million in NIH-sponsored projects in 2016.

Founded In: 1930
Type: Private
Ranking: Ranks in the top ten medical schools in the U.S.
Location: Durham, North Carolina, United States
Finance and Administration Office:
Website:
http://medschool.duke.edu/

Best Medical Schools

UC San Diego School of Medicine

The University Of California San Diego School Of Medicine is the graduate medical school of the University of California San Diego in La Jolla, California. It was the third medical school in the University of California system and is the only medical school in the San Diego metropolitan area. It is closely affiliated with the medical centers that are part of UC San Diego Health. Admission to the UC San Diego School of Medicine M.D. program is among the most selective in the country. The UC San Diego School of Medicine is ranked 18th in the 2017 edition of U.S. News and World Report for research and ranked 12th in primary care.

Founded In: 1968
Type: Public
Ranking: 18th
Location: La Jolla, California, United States
Finance and Administration Office: P: 858-534-0830, F: 858-534-6573, somadmissions-at-ucsd.edu
Website:  https://healthsciences.ucsd.edu/som/pages/default.aspx

University Of North Carolina School Of Medicine

The University Of North Carolina School Of Medicine is a professional school within the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. It offers a Doctor of Medicine degree along with combined Doctor of Medicine / Doctor of Philosophy or Doctor of Medicine / Master of Public Health degrees. It is one of the top-ranked medical schools in the country: the 2013 U.S. News & World Report ranks the school 1st in primary care and 22nd in research.

Founded In: 1879
Type: Public or private
Ranking: 22nd
Location: Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Finance and Administration Office: admissions-at-med.unc.edu, (919) 962-8331
Website:  http://www.med.unc.edu/

New York University School of Medicine

The New York University School of Medicine is one of the graduate schools of New York University. Founded in 1841 as the University Medical College, the NYU School of Medicine is one of the foremost medical schools in the United States, ranking 12th in research according to U.S. News & World Report. It is one of the most selective Medical School in the U.S, with an acceptance rate of 1.8%.In 2016-17, NYU Langone Medical Center was also recognized on the U.S. News & World Report “Best Hospitals Honor Roll,” ranking 10th among the top hospitals in the nation with 13 nationally ranked specialties including cancer, cardiology & heart surgery, neurology & neurosurgery, orthopedics, diabetes & endocrinology, nephrology, geriatrics, gastroenterology, ear, nose & throat, rehabilitation, pulmonology, rheumatology, and urology.

Founded In: 1841
Type: Private
Ranking: 12th
Location: New York, New York, US
Finance and Administration Office: 212-263-5290, admissions-at-nyumc.org
Website:  http://www.med.nyu.edu/

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ACLS Certification Institute Medical School Scholarship

Award Amount: $2,500

Number of Awards: 1

Deadline: November 30, 2017

Winner Announcement: December 2017

Brief Description:

The ACLS Certification Institute is happy to announce its mental health awareness program as Medical School Scholarship for medical, nursing, and dental school students. The program is open to students who are currently enrolled or accepted to medical school, dental school, or nursing school, and who is a legal resident of and currently living in the United States. The goal of the program is drawing awareness to the reality of mental illness, improving student wellness, and removing the stigma around mental health treatment.

Host Institution:

Founded in 2010, ACLS Certification Institute is the largest online provider of emergency life support certification training. Thousands of healthcare professionals have successfully earned and maintained their certifications through their programs.

Eligibility:

  • Students who are currently enrolled or accepted to medical school, dental school, or nursing school
  • Student must be a legal resident of and currently live in the United States
  • Winner is not based on financial need
  • Relatives of employees and employees of ACLS Certification Institute and its affiliates are ineligible

Instructions for Applying:

In order to apply, the applicant can submit an online application after submitting video and Share the scholarship page on Facebook with the hashtag #mentalhealthscholarship.

Supporting Documents:

Before completion of the application form, the student must submit a video:

  • Post a video creatively responding to the following prompt: How would you improve mental health awareness? ie: a system you would change, a service/program that would be helpful
  • Videos should be 30 – 45 second in length
  • Upload the video to YouTube and submit the link with your application
  • Each video should include a brief description with a link to https://acls.com/scholarship and the hashtag #mentalhealthscholarship
  • Each video must be original

Award Description:

One (1) winning applicant will receive a $2,500 scholarship. Award money is to be applied to cover winner’s educational expenses in medical, dental, or nursing school.

Detailed Information Link:

https://acls.com/scholarship

NCID Postdoctoral Fellowship

Award Amount: $55,000 per year plus other benefits

Number of Awards:2

Deadline: November 1, 2017, and July 31, 2019

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The National Center for Institutional Diversity (NCID) at the University of Michigan is delighted to announce the NCID Postdoctoral Fellowship Program. The program is open to scholars who are engaging in diversity scholarship, in any field or department represented at the University of Michigan’s schools and colleges. The program provides a unique opportunity to serve as a scholar in residence with protected time for focused scholarship, as well as to engage with the rich intellectual community at the University of Michigan.

Host Institution:

The National Center for Institutional Diversity (NCID) is based at the University of Michigan and seeks to strengthen and integrate research about diversity, equity, and inclusion in education and society, and to promote its effective use in addressing contemporary issues. The University of Michigan continues to be one of the leaders in diversifying academia, with a distinguished history of advancing equity and inclusion in higher education and society.

Eligibility:

  • Applications are welcome from scholars engaging in diversity scholarship, in any field or department represented at the University of Michigan’s schools and colleges.
  • Applicants’ doctoral degrees should be completed between January 1, 2011, and July 1, 2018.

How to Apply:

To apply, the applicants must submit an online application through the given link: https://ncid.infoready4.com/

Supporting Documents:

The application for the NCID Postdoctoral Fellowship will require the submission of:

  • CV
  • Statement of proposed scholarship and writing to be conducted during the fellowship year
  • Statement of contribution explaining how the applicant’s scholarship and demonstrated diversity commitments will contribute to both NCID and a related U-M academic or research unit
  • Dissertation abstract
  • Writing sample (of publications, or works under review or in progress)
  • At least two letters of recommendation

Financial Aid and Award Money:

  • The National Center for Institutional Diversity anticipates awarding two NCID Postdoctoral Fellowships during the 2018-2019 academic year. The salary for the Postdoctoral Fellows is $55,000 per year plus benefits.
  • Fellows will receive additional support for conference travel and other research-related expenses. Each of the Fellowships offers protected research time, faculty mentoring, and career development opportunities.
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellows (Fellows) at the University of Michigan are here to receive training from University of Michigan faculty, to prepare for future careers as researchers, and in many cases to become peers and colleagues of the faculty at U-M or elsewhere.

Link for More Information:

https://lsa.umich.edu/ncid/join-our-community-/postdoctoral-fellowships/ncid-postdoctoral-fellowship.html

Contact Information:

For any questions relating to recruitment, eligibility, technical issues, or program details, contact: National Center for Institutional Diversity, 610 East University Avenue, Suite 3338, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, or ncidpostdoc-at-umich.edu or call to 734.764.6497, or 734.764.6600 (fax)

University of Texas at Austin Harry Ransom Center Research Fellowships

Award Amount: $16,500

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: November 15, 2017, 5 p.m. CST

Winner Announcement: March 31, 2018

Brief Description:

The Harry Ransom Center, at the University of Texas at Austin, invites applications for its 2018–2019 research fellowships named as One- To Three-Month Fellowships, Travel Stipends, and Dissertation Fellowships. The programs are open to scholars of any nationality. One- to three-month fellowships and travel stipends are open to scholars with a Ph.D., and Dissertation fellowships are open to doctoral candidates who engaged in dissertation research by the time of application. The fellowship’s support projects that require substantial on-site use of its collections in all areas of the humanities, including literature, photography, film, art, the performing arts, music, and cultural history.

Host Institution:

The Ransom Center is an internationally renowned humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin. Its extensive collections provide unique insight into the creative process of writers and artists, deepening our understanding and appreciation of literature, photography, film, art, and the performing arts. The mission of the Ransom Center- encourages discovery, inspires creativity, and advances understanding of the humanities for a broad and diverse audience through the preservation and sharing of its extraordinary collections.

Eligibility:

To eligible, the applicant must meet all the following criteria:

  • The fellowships are open to scholars of any nationality.
  • Previous recipients of Ransom Center fellowships are eligible to reapply after two full fellowship cycles have passed.
  • One- to three-month fellowships and travel stipends are open to scholars with a Ph.D. or with a substantial record of professional achievement, demonstrated on their curriculum vitae.
  1. If the Ph.D. is in-progress at the time of application, the proposal and letters of recommendation must clearly indicate completion by June 1, 2018.
  2. Successful applicants must complete the Ph.D. by this date in order to accept the fellowship.
  • Dissertation fellowships are open to doctoral candidates engaged in dissertation research by the time of application.
  • Recipients of 2018–2019 fellowships must complete their residencies between June 1, 2018, and August 31, 2019.

How to Apply:

To begin your application for a 2018–2019 fellowship, the applicant can create a fellowship account, submit online application and upload required materials through the given link: http://www.hrc.utexas.edu/research/fellowships/application/submit/

Supporting Documents:

  • For Applicants: Submit Your Proposal (three-page proposal as a single PDF file)
  • For Referees: Submit a Letter of Recommendation (as a PDF file bearing your signature and institutional letterhead)

Financial Aid and Award Money:

Available fellowships include all the following:

  • One- To Three-Month Fellowships: $3,500 per month (domestic) and $4,000 per month (international)
  1. One- to three-month fellowships are available for postdoctoral or independent scholars whose projects require extensive use of the Ransom Center’s collections.
  • Travel Stipends: $2,000 (domestic) and $2,500 (international)
  1. Travel stipends are available for postdoctoral or independent scholars whose projects require less than one month’s use of the Center’s collections.
  2. Travel stipends may not be combined with other Ransom Center fellowships.
  • Dissertation Fellowships: $2,000 (domestic) and $2,500 (international)
  1. Dissertation fellowships are available for graduate students whose doctoral dissertations require the use of the Center’s collections.
  • Stipend:
  1. Fellowship stipends are based on the category of award and the fellowship recipient’s country of residence.
  2. The international stipend will be awarded to individuals who will travel to the Ransom Center from outside the U.S. and is intended to support international airfare and/or visa-related fees.
  3. For all award categories, stipends will be issued after the fellow’s arrival to the Ransom Center for his or her residency.

Link for More Information:

http://www.hrc.utexas.edu/research/fellowships/application/

Contact Information:

If you have any questions about the fellowship program or application instructions should be directed to ransomfellowships-at-utexas.edu.

Tufts University’s Graduate Student Research Competition for Graduates

Award Amount:$1,000

Number of Awards: 1award per academic year

Application Deadline: October 26, 2017, for fall and March 29, 2018, for spring

Brief Description:

The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences School of Engineering at Tufts University is pleased to announce the Graduate Student Research Competition (GSRC). The competition is open to any graduate student who is enrolled in a doctoral or master’s program in the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences or the School of Engineering. The GSRC supports the research of graduate students by providing funding for expenses including equipment, materials, and supplies, Research participant compensation, Expenses of travel to conduct research.

Hosted By:

Tufts University is a private research university incorporated in the municipality of Medford, Massachusetts, United States. Tufts College was founded in 1852 by Christian Universalists who worked for years to open a nonsectarian institution of higher learning.

Eligibility:

To Eligible, the applicants must be a graduate student enrolled in a doctoral or master’s program in the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences or the School of Engineering.

How to Apply:

To apply, the applicants can submit an online application form through the given link: https://asegrad.tufts.edu/gsrc-application-form

Supporting Documents:

Submit your proposal: The following documents are required, and comprise a complete proposal:

  • Application Cover Sheet– Note, if applicable, other sources of funding. If this is a retroactive request, list all expenses requested for reimbursement in the itemized budget and submit the original receipts.
  • Abstract- in 200 words summarizes your proposed project and its significance to your work and the field as a whole.
  • Project Prospectus– In 1000 words describe the project you are proposing for GSRC funding.
  • Itemized Budget- List and justify all items for which GSRC funding is requested. Even if the budget is no more than one or two items, this list must be submitted as a separate Exhibit.
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Letter of Support- The letter of support may be sent separately by email.

Submitting Details:

The applicants may submit your proposal and complete application form electronically to GSAS-at-tufts.edu.

Financial Aid:

Sixteen awards are available each semester. The maximum amount of an award is $1,000 and students are limited to one award per academic year.

More Information:

https://asegrad.tufts.edu/academics/research/funding-opportunities-tufts/graduate-student-research-competition

Contact Information:

If you have any question ask directly to ArianaHajmiragha at gsas-at-tufts.edu or 617.627.4191

University of California Irvine Tenure-Track Assistant Professor

 Job Title: Tenure-track Assistant Professor

Salary Range:  Not Known

Consideration Date: November 30, 2017

Brief Description:

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of California Irvine (UCI) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the area of hydrology and water resources.  Strong quantitative skills are required and research expertise that combines field observations, theory and modeling will be given special consideration.

Hosted By:

Recruit provides for secure online academic employment recruitment management, supporting the entire recruitment workflow from creation, application, reference gathering, reviewing by the search committee, and, finally, selecting a hired candidate. Reports are built-in to the system, providing for an easy way to create the reports that the University of California’s Office of the President uses to ensure all campuses meet their requirements as equal opportunity employers. Recruit also ensures the security and integrity of all applicant, reference, and related recruitment data.

Eligibility:

All applicants must be:

  • Have a doctoral degree from an accredited university in a relevant science or engineering discipline.
  • Successful candidates will be expected to develop a vigorous externally funded research program, maintain a strong publication record, advise students, provide outstanding teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and contribute their leadership and innovative thinking towards an excellent water sciences and engineering program within the Department.
  • Successful candidates will also be expected to contribute towards a campus-wide initiative to create more field-based (off-campus) student learning opportunities with the goal of increasing the number of students (especially underrepresented minority students) pursuing graduate degrees in water-related programs.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position applicants must create an Applicant ID by the given link: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/3179/account_and_contact

Supporting Documents:

  • Curriculum Vitae – Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Cover Letter
  • Statement of Research – Description of research
  • Statement of Teaching – Description of teaching interests
  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity – Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to diversity will advance UCI’s Commitment to Inclusive Excellence.

More Information:

https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF04258

Contact Information:

Have any question you can go through the given link and download the contact form:

https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/question/3179