The faculty for the Future Program, launched in 2004, awards fellowships to women from developing and emerging economies to pursue PhD or Post-doctorate studies in Science, technology, Engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines at leading universities worldwide.
Faculty for the FUTURE grants are based on actual expenses to be incurred by the student only. This typically includes university tuition and bench fees, accommodation costs and living allowances.
Grants can be up to USD 50,000 per year for PhD courses and a maximum of USD 40,000 for post-doc research programs.
To qualify for this fellowship, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Applicant must be a female and a citizen of a developing country or emerging economy- you are not eligible to apply if you hold dual citizenship of which one is citizenship of a developed country.
- Applicant must possess an excellent academic record
- Have a proven track record of teaching experience or can demonstrate commitment to teaching
- Willingness to contribute to the socio-economic development of your home country and region by strengthening the faculties in your home university, pursuing relevant research, or using your specific expertise to address public policy matters.
DEADLINE: November 17 2017
To apply and for more information visit here.