International Brain Research Organisation African Regional Committee (IBRO-ARC) Bursaries 2019 for Young African Researchers
The IBRO African Regional Committee (IBRO-ARC) offers awards of up to €4000 each to young African researchers who have graduated with a Ph.D. or equivalent degree (in fundamental or clinical research) and who have demonstrated their ability to carry out independent research.
Application Deadline: 20th February 2019
(11:59 p.m. CET)
Eligible Countries: African countries
About the Award: Potential candidates should look for a host institution (within Africa or abroad) and provide a research proposal and detailed information on how the funds will be spent.
Strong justification must be provided ensuring the applicant will return home after the exchange, in addition to an explanation of how the newly gained knowledge and skills will be used to advance neuroscience research in their home country.
Eligibility: The candidate should be:
– resident in Africa
– 45 years or younger
– have published significant research achievements in fundamental or clinical neuroscience
Selection Criteria: Selection criteria include academic credentials of the applicant and the host, as well as the quality of the research proposal (complete with a structured research plan).
Number of Awards: Not specified
Value of Award: €4000
Duration of Programme: Four weeks.
How to Apply:
- Apply here.