GMES & Africa OSS-Northern Africa Postgraduate Scholarships 2019/2020 for African Students
The Sahara and Sahel Observatory (OSS) is calling for applications from students in postgraduate studies (Master’s or PhD) to finance three fellowships as part of its project “Earth Observation for the Sustainable Management of Land and Water in North Africa “, funded by the African Union.
Application Deadline: 15th March 2019
To be taken at (country):
About the Award: The project “Earth Observation for Sustainable Land and Water Management in North Africa” was developed by OSS and its national and regional partners in charge of remote sensing, namely ASAL (Algeria), DRC (Egypt), LCRSSS (Libya), CRTS (Morocco), University of Nouakchott (Mauritania) and CNCT (Tunisia) for the national level and CRTEAN and CRAST-LF for the regional level.
The overall objective of this project is to support decision-making in the field of sustainable natural resource and water management through the provision of products and services based on Earth Observation (EO) data and techniques.
Field of Study: Agronomy, Environment, Hydrology and any other discipline related to TDM
Type: Masters, PhD
Eligibility: North African students enrolled in a Tunisian institution (resident in Tunisia);
Number of Awards: 3
Value of Award: Tunisian Dinars per month.
Duration of Programme: 6 months renewable;
How to Apply: Applications should be sent to the following address: [email protected] , with the mandatory subject line “[AC/OSS/GMES&Africa-BourseEtude/010319-4] GMES-North Africa: Financing of scholarships 2019”.
- It is important to go through all application requirements on the Programme Webpage (see link below) before applying