The Catalan Institute of Paleontology (ICP) PhD Fellowship in Vertebrate Bone Histology, Barcelona [Spain]

The Catalan Institute of Paleontology (ICP) offers a PhD Fellowship to develop research on the Paleobiology Area, more precisely on Vertebrate bone histology.
Candidates are encouraged to apply by sending their CV to Dr Meike Köhler, PI of the Paleobiology Research Group at ICP. Please write to meike.kohler[ at ]icp.cat.

What is needed:
-This call is open to applicants from all nationalities holding a master degree on biology
- Candidates must have a solid working knowledge of English
- Notions on life history and population dynamics will be valued
What is offered:
- Duration of the fellowship is 36 months
- Annual gross income: 13.600 Euros
This call will remain open till a suitable candidate is identified.
For further information: www.icp.cat
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Full Scholarship Masters Degree Program [South Korea]

The following is the admission guide for international applicants at The Graduate Institute of Peace Studies, Kyung Hee University.

Majors
- Peace and Global Governance
- Asia Pacific Studies
- New Politics and Future Governance

Qualification
- A person whose nationality isn’t Korean and is a graduate or a graduate-to-be for a bachelor’s or master’s degree.

Scholarship and benefits
- Official academic language: English
(All official academic events, classes, examination are conducted in English)
- Full Scholarship for tuition and accommodation fee
- Accommodation fees are for 8 months of school days during the year. Vacations are not included.
- Free text books
- Other scholarship opportunities
- Separate Campus etc

For details regarding scholarship please refer to the following link.

Application deadline
- April 30 for Fall semester
- October 31 for Spring semester
- Applications with postal mark until the deadline will be accepted.
- Applications still must physically arrive within one week after the deadline.

Application Schedule, required documents
- Please, refer to the attached file (Admission Guideline for International Applicants.pdf)

Admission fee
- None (May change in future admissions, as for the 2011 Spring admission there are no admission fee)

Contact information regarding admission
- E-mail : gip[ at ]khu.ac.kr
- Postal Address: The Graduate Institute of Peace Studies, Kyung Hee University 258-5 Bupyeong-ri, Jinjeop-eup, Namyangju-si, Gyeonggi-do, 472-864 Korea
- Tel: +82-31-570-7013

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France 2011 / 2012 Undergraduate Scholarship in Arts and History, Paris

The Kenza Foundation is supporting every year the studies abroad of two students in Arts and History of Art from prestigious universities in Paris. Scholarship for each student is up to €10,000 for the academic year 2011/2012.
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Master Degree Scholarship in Desalination Technology, Jeddah, King Abdulaziz University [Saudi Arabia]

The Center of Excellence in Desalination Technology at King Abdulaziz University (KAU), Jeddah, Saudi Arabia is offering a Master degree scholarship in Desalination Technology for outstanding college graduates from South East Asia countries.

Applicant should hold a Bachelor Degree ( B. SC.) in Mechanical or chemical Engineering from an accredited university with an outstanding GPA (4.5/5 or 3.5/4 or higher). A TOEFL grade of 500 or higher is strongly required. Research Experience is preferred and is considered a plus.

Accepted students are supported through the Graduate Assistantship Program. The program provides awarded students with the following:
1. Tuition waiver.
2. A monthly stipend of 2000 Saudi Riyals (US$ 533)
3. University student Housing
Scholarship awarded students will be required to actively participate in Desalination research activities and other related duties as assigned by the center. Continued support for graduate students depends on their ability to maintain exceptional graduate academic standards and perform a high level of Desalination Technology research activities.
 
Qualified applicants, please email the following:
1. Your CV ( resume)
2. a copy of your transcript
3. a copy of your ENGINEERING B.Sc. diploma
4. a copy of TOEFL test result
5. any other supporting relevant documents
To the Email address: cedt.vdt [at] kau.edu.sa
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Postgraduate Scholarships in the Humanities and Social Sciences, Freie Universität Berlin [Germany]

Graduate School of North American Studies invites applications for 10 Doctoral Grants
The Graduate School of the John F. Kennedy-Institute for North American Studies invites applications for the academic year 2011/2012. Six academic disciplines in the humanities and social sciences collaborate in offering a structured curriculum. The doctoral program is interdisciplinary in its approach and focuses on those social transformations impacting the United States and Canada at the beginning of the 21st century. Areas of emphasis include domestic and foreign policy, economic development, ethnic identity and relations, as well as recent transformations in media, art, literature, culture, and religion. The language of instruction is English.

Applicants interested in pursuing a doctorate with an emphasis in North American Studies must have a completed degree (M.A. or the equivalent) with above average marks in one of the following disciplines: American Cultural Studies, American Literature, History, Political Science, Sociology and Economics. Grants are awarded for a maximum of three years. Continued funding past the first year is based upon a positive annual evaluation of progress.
Scholarships amount to ca. 1.500 € per month.
It is also possible to apply for admission to the program independently from applying for a stipend. Guest students are welcome to stay for a period of up to one year. Guest students must be self-supporting.
All application materials (completed application form, statement of purpose of 3 pages, outline of dissertation project of 8-10 pages, curriculum vitae, two recent letters of reference, copies of earned degrees, proof of language skills, and a writing sample) must be received by January 31, 2011 at the following address:
Freie Universität Berlin
John F. Kennedy Institute
Graduate School of North American Studies
Dr. Katja Mertin, Managing Director
Lansstrasse 5-9
14195 Berlin, Germany
For further information on application requirements and the graduate program, and for the application form, please see www.gsnas.fu-berlin.de
Please address all inquiries to our Program Assistant: office[ at ]gsnas.fu-berlin.de
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