November 07, 2013

Graduate School: Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology

Deadline: 9:00 a.m. January 20, 2014 (Moscow time)

We invite talented undergraduate students majoring in the sciences with a passion for entrepreneurship and an interest in Russia to apply for graduate programs in energy, information science, and biomedicine in the 2014-2015 academic year at Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology a new type of graduate university that MIT helps to establish in Russia.

At Skoltech, we believe that fundamental research provides a solid base for developing innovative ideas. However, we go a step further and instill in our students the confidence to bring their ideas to impact.

Full fellowships include a competitive monthly stipend, medical insurance, housing and some travel expenses. All classes are taught in English by leading international professors.

Join the cohort of Russian and international students who are working collaboratively on projects that will shape the world.

Learn more about Skoltech and Apply now!

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September 23, 2013

Fellowships & Funding: 2014-2015 INTERNATIONAL FELLOWSHIP FOR U.S. SCHOLARS AND PROFESSIONALS Individual Advanced Research Opportunities Program

Deadline: November 25, 2013

2014-2015 INTERNATIONAL FELLOWSHIP FOR

U.S. SCHOLARS AND PROFESSIONALS

Individual Advanced Research Opportunities Program (IARO)

IREX is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the 2014-2015 Individual Advanced Research Opportunities Program

The IARO program provides U.S. scholars and professionals the opportunity to conduct policy-relevant research in Eastern Europe and Eurasia. Researchers are able to increase their understanding of current regional issues, develop and sustain international networks, and directly contribute to the formation of U.S. public policy by conducting research on topics vital to the academic and policymaking communities. The fellowship provides international airfare, a living/housing stipend, visa support, emergency evacuation insurance, logistical support and, in many countries, field office support.

Eligibility: Master’s students, pre-doctoral students, postdoctoral scholars, and professionals with advanced degrees are eligible. Applicants must be U.S. citizens.

· Information and online application: Individual Advanced Research Opportunities Program (IARO)

· Deadline: November 25, 2013

· Topics of Interest: Counterterrorism, Cyber Security, Cross-Regional Issues, Transnational Crime and Corruption, Religious Minorities

· Contact: By email at iaro@irex.org or by telephone at 202-628-8188

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