START seeks Pre-Proposals from African scientists for one-year projects on global environmental change in Africa. Deadline 15 August 2008.
This Call is issued to scientists in Africa who intend to conduct research on global environmental change. Grants generally do not exceed US$15,000.
Applications are invited for the inaugural round of African Climate Change Fellowships, which aims to support African professionals, researchers and graduate students - deadline: 17 September 2008.
La date limite de candidature est repoussée au 20 Septembre 2008 - deadline for applications extended to 20 Septembre 2008
Applications open to students from all African universities. Application brochure - Informations pour les candidats
5 scholarships to sponsor qualified students from IOCINDIO region to continue their education for the Master degree in Environmental Science at King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals.
The scholarship will include Round trip Air tickets, full tuition for 2 years, free books and housing. You can find the information on the program at http://www.kfupm.edu.sa/es/new_page_1.htm
Relevant documentation and application forms here .
Information provided to IOC by Dr. Assad Ahmed Al-Thukair, Co-Chairman of IOCINDIO and Coordinator of the Environmental Master Program, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, who secured the 5 scholarships.