The Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS) and ICTP have extended their longtime association for science advancement by creating a new joint programme of support for scientists from Kuwait and other Arab countries to participate in ICTP’s research activities.
The ICTP offers the following opportunities:
- Supporting Scientists from Arab Countries to attend ICTP Scientific Calendar activities
- Diploma Students Programme
- Post-doctoral Fellowship
Supporting Scientists from Arab Countries to attend ICTP Scientific Calendar activities:
- ICTP organizes various conferences, schools and workshops every year through its Scientific Calendar of activities.
- The Kuwait Programme offers support to cover travel expenses; daily living allowance for a period of 01 (one) month of their stay for the activity.
Diploma Students Programme:
- It’s a 12-month pre-doctoral education programme for talented young science students.
- The Programme offers support for 03 (three) Arab students to attend this intensive educational course selected on a competitive basis.
- The application deadline for the Programme is 31 January.
- Applicants from Arab countries who are accepted into the Diploma Programme are eligible for a KFAS grant.
- The fellowship is granted to a young postdoc Arab scientist working in Kuwait (with priority to Kuwaiti scientists).
- This fellowship allows scientist to continue the research in the areas of expertise of ICTP for maximum 12 months, under the supervision of a resident scientist at the Centre.
- Deadline: 31 January
|Organization||ICTP (International Centre for Theoretical Physics)|
|Fellowship Level||Visiting, Pre-doctoral, Postdoctoral|
|Subject areas||All disciplines|
|Eligibility||Open for Kuwait and Arab nationals|
|Deadline||Varies according to the programme|
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