vendredi 15 novembre 2019

Embassy of France in Australia: PHC FASIC 2020 Program

The objective of this program is to develop scientific and technological exchanges of excellence between laboratories in both countries, by encouraging new cooperation and the participation of young researchers.

Deadline: 15 November 2019, 10pm, AUSTRALIA EAST TIME

This program will be implemented through three specific instruments:

The FASIC Workshops Scheme supports the organisation of bilateral scientific workshops, jointly designed by French and Australian research groups on thematics of strategic interest for the future of the cooperation. To apply, you can refer to the application process on this link.
The FASIC Researchers Scheme supports researchers’ mobility from France (French overseas territories included) to Australia to develop scientific and technological exchanges of excellence between laboratories in both countries. To apply, you can refer to the application process on this link.
The FASIC PhD Scheme aims to support PhD candidates’ mobility between the two countries with the view to establish or consolidate individual connections between French and Australian research labs.To apply, you can refer to the application process on this link.

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mercredi 20 novembre 2019

The Alzheimer’s Association: Research Fellowship Award (AARF)

The Alzheimer’s Association Research Fellowship Award is up to three years (minimum two years) intended to support exceptional researchers who are engaged in their post-graduate work (i.e., postdoctoral fellows) and before they have their first independent faculty positions (i.e., Assistant Professor) and working in diverse areas of research, including basic, translational, clinical, functional and social-behavioral research.

Funding and award period: Each Alzheimer’s Association Research Fellowship award is limited to $175,000. A total of $155,000 will be awarded for costs related to the proposed research for up to three years (minimum two years) for direct and indirect costs.

Eligibility: Individuals applying to the AARF program will be accepted from postdoctoral fellows with full-time positions at their respective institution who have less than 10 years of research experience after receipt of their terminal degree. Individuals who have a position of an Assistant Professorship or above are not eligible.

Letters of Intent must be received by 5 p.m. EST, September 30, 2019.
Applications must be received by 5 p.m. EST, November 20, 2019.
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samedi 30 novembre 2019

Le Fonds québécois de la recherche sur la nature et les technologies (FQRNT) : bourses de recherche postdoctorale (B3X)

Le FQRNT attribue des bourses de 30 000 $ aux postdoctorants. La durée minimale de la recherche postdoctorale est de six mois et la durée maximale est de 24 mois.

La recherche postdoctorale doit être effectuée dans un autre établissement que celui qui a décerné le doctorat. Les milieux d'accueil hors du Québec internationalement reconnus sont privilégiés.

Pour bénéficier d'une bourse de formation, il faut avoir la citoyenneté canadienne ou la résidence permanente au sens de la Loi sur l'immigration et la protection des réfugiés (L. C. 2001, ch. 27) et être domicilié au Québec au sens de la Loi sur l'assurance maladie du Québec.

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dimanche 01 décembre 2019

The Branco Weiss Fellowship – Society in Science

The fellowship is designed for postdocs at home in sciences, engineering and social sciences who are willing to engage in a dialogue on relevant social, cultural, political or economic issues across the frontiers of their particular discipline.
The Branco Weiss Fellowship is designed to support postdoctoral researchers after their PhD and before their first faculty appointment. Those in current postdoctoral positions are also eligible.

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lundi 02 décembre 2019

The Autism Science Foundation 2020 Pre- and Postdoctoral Training Awards & Medical Student Gap Year Research Training Awards

The Autism Science Foundation invites applications for its Pre- and Postdoctoral Training Awards from graduate students, medical students and postdoctoral fellows interested in pursuing careers in basic and clinical research relevant to autism spectrum disorders.

Autism Science Foundation will make a number of awards determined by its available financial resources.
The term of the award will be a period of one year and will include:
For predoctoral and medical students: $25,000
For postdoctoral students: $35,000

This award cannot be used to cover tuition payments. No portion of these funds shall be used to cover indirect university costs.
Applications Due: Monday, December 2, 2019 5:00 pm EST Anticipated project start date: July 1, 2020 – September 15, 2020
U.S. citizens enrolled in universities inside or outside of the United States are eligible to apply. Non-US citizens enrolled in universities based inside or outside of the U.S. are also eligible to apply.

samedi 01 février 2020

The Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds: PhD fellowships

The Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds awards PhD fellowships to outstanding junior scientists who wish to pursue an ambitious PhD project of approximately 3 years in basic biomedical research in an internationally leading laboratory.
The fellowship comprises a competitive monthly stipend that is initially granted for 2 years and that can be extended for up to another 12 months.

Deadlines of application: 1 February, 1 June, 1 October of each year.

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mardi 18 février 2020

Parkinson's Foundation: Postdoctoral Fellowships for Basic Scientists Program

The Postdoctoral Fellowships for Basic Scientists are two-year fellowships for young scientists, fresh from their Ph.D. training, to study at major research institutions.
This program grants $120,000 over two years. This consists of $55,000 annually (to be used as salary) as well as a $5,000 annual research allowance to be used at the Fellow's discretion, with sponsor/mentor approval, to pay for items such as books, training courses, travel costs (up to $2,000) or a computer.

Eligibility & Restrictions
The applicant must be within five years of receiving his or her Ph.D. at the time the award starts, and must name an individual who will serve as his or her research mentor and supervisor. This program is open to both national and international applicants.

Opens: Monday, September 9, 2019
LOI Due: Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Full Application Due: Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Award Notification: Late April 2020
Award Begins: June 1, 2020
Visiting Scholar Awards: $4,000 stipend to support the travel and housing of scholar while visiting a host laboratory to learn new techniques that will benefit their Parkinson's research.