TWAS-BIOTEC is welcoming applications for its Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme for Young Scientists from Developing Countries.
The Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme for Young Scientists from Developing Countries is a fellowship program by TWAS-BIOTEC that offers financial aid to young scientists from developing countries who want to pursue advanced research in biotechnology at the institution.
Deadline: 30th July 2021
Number of Awards: Not specified
Degree type: Postdoctoral
Host institution: TWAS-BIOTEC
Country of Study: Thailand
Duration of Programme: Minimum of 12 months and a maximum of 24 months
Target demographic: Citizens of developing countries all over the world
Field of study
02-Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology
03-Biological Systems and Organisms
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
To be eligible to apply for this fellowship program, applicants must;
° must not hold any visa for temporary or permanent residency in Thailand or any developed country
° be nationals of a developing country (other than Thailand)
° must not be more than 40 years old by the date of the submission of their application
° hold a PhD degree in any of the following fields: molecular biology, molecular genetics, microbiology, biochemistry, protein crystallography, organic chemistry, biotechnology, bioinformatics, or related disciplines.
apply for the fellowship within THREE years of having obtained a PhD degree in a fields of the natural sciences specified above
° provide an official Acceptance Letter from BIOTEC
° be regularly employed at a research and/or teaching institution in their home country where they must hold a research assignment
NB. For instance, if an applicant turns 40 on 15 June, s/he should make sure not to submit the application later than 15 June
Applicants are advised to direct their request to the BIOTEC Research Support Division via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Value of Award: BIOTEC will provide a standard monthly allowance which should be used to cover living costs, such as accommodation and food.
How to Apply
To apply, applicants are advised to visit the Fellowship official website – link below – to access the online application form and more details on how to apply. All the best.