TWAS Abdool Karim Prize 2023 for Women Scientists in Low Income African Countries

The TWAS─Abdool Karim annual Prize, sponsored by the TWAS Fellow Quarraisha Abdool Karim, recognizes women scientists for their achievements in Biological Sciences.  Application Deadline: 15th May 2023 Eligible Countries: Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Dem. ep, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea Equatorial, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, … Read more

AAAS-TWAS Course on Science Diplomacy 2023 for Developing Countries (Fully-funded to Trieste, Italy)

The AAAS-TWAS course on science diplomacy will be held online from 19-23 June 2023 in person in Trieste, Italy. Application Deadline: 5th March 2023 Eligible Countries: Developing countries To Be Taken At (Country): Trieste, Italy. About the Award: This course will expose participants to key contemporary international policy issues relating to science, technology, environment and health, while providing … Read more

TWAS-UNESCO Associateship Scheme 2023 for Researchers from Developing Countries

TWAS has instituted TWAS UNESCO Associateship Scheme, a Joint Associateship Scheme to enable competent researchers from the South to visit these centres regularly. An associate is appointed for three years during which he/she can visit a Centre twice for research collaboration. Application Deadline: 12th December 2022 Eligible Countries: Developing Countries To Be Taken At (Country): Associateship countries About … Read more

TWAS/German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) Seed Grant 2022 for New African Principal Investigators (SG-NAPI)

With the support of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), TWAS launches a new programme to strengthen the capacity of African countries lagging in science and technology.  Application Deadline: 24th May 2022 About the Award:  The new programme is aimed at young scientists who are getting established in their country or about … Read more

TWAS-CAS Young Scientists Award for Frontier Science 2022 for Researchers from Developing Countries

TWAS-CAS Young Scientists Award for Frontier Science 2022: TWAS is inviting nominations for the 2022 Award. Application Deadline: 20th April 2022 About the TWAS-CAS Young Scientists Award: This annual award, established in year 2020, recognizes scientific achievements by young scientists living and working in a developing country. The second edition of the award will recognize achievements in … Read more

TWAS-Siwei Cheng Prize in Economic Sciences 2022 for Developing Countries

TWAS-Siwei Cheng Prize in Economic Sciences 2022: With funding from the Siwei Cheng Foundation of the Education Foundation of the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, the prize will recognize economic scientists who have been living and working in a developing country for at least 10 years. Application Deadline: 31st March 2022 Eligible Countries: Developing and other … Read more