Fellowship Opportunity in Brazil (Full-time PhD, Sandwich PhD, and Postdoc) - 2011 Call for CNPq-TWAS Fellowships


Información proveniente de la Academia de Ciencias de Brasil.

We are please to inform that the 2011 Call for CNPq-TWAS Fellowships is
now open. Through this program, CNPq and TWAS offer to young scientists
from developing countries (other than Brazil) the opportunity to apply to
fellowships to study or develop research in natural sciences in Brazil,
then returning to their home countries to continue their careers.

The 2011 CNPq-TWAS Fellowships program offers the following types of
fellowships:

 * Full-time doctorate fellowships: CNPq-TWAS Doctorate Fellowships are
tenable at research institutions in Brazil for a period of up to 48 months
and are awarded to students from developing countries (other than Brazil)
to enable them to pursue studies leading towards a PhD degree in natural
sciences.

  * Sandwich doctorate fellowships: CNPq-TWAS Sandwich Doctorate
Fellowships are tenable at research institutions in Brazil for a minimum
period of 6 months to a maximum period of 12 months, and are awarded to
students from developing countries (other than Brazil) to enable them to
develop part of their PhD course in the natural sciences in Brazil. Under
the sandwich program, applicants must be registered for a PhD degree in
their home country.

 * Postdoctoral fellowships: CNPq-TWAS Postdoctoral Fellowships are
tenable at research institutions in Brazil for a minimum period of 6
months to a maximum period of 12 months. They are awarded to scientists from
developing countries (other than Brazil) to enable them to pursue
postdoctoral research in the natural sciences.

In the attached document you will find further information on the program.
We will appreciate if you can help this information reach those who might
benefit from this opportunity.

Please note that applications must be submitted online by the deadline of
June 30.

Most kind regards,

Jacob Palis

Antonio Carlos Campos de Carvalho

President

Coordinator

Brazilian Academy of Sciences

TWAS REGIONAL OFFICE FOR LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN

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