Call for Application: PhD Scholarship ,REDD ,Developing Countries

  • Uncategorized

Scholarship Description:

Call for Application: PhD Scholarship ,REDD ,Developing Countries is open for . The scholarship allows level programm(s) in the field of taught at . The deadline of the scholarship is .

The Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Bogor, Indonesia and  the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (UMB) School of Economics and Business  jointly offer PhD scholarship for 3.5 years on the topic of REDD+  (reference emission levels, drivers and incentive mechanisms). The scholars  will spent time  at UMB (Norway), CIFOR HQ (Bogor, Indonesia) and in the country of choice for fieldwork, (Indonesia,  Vietnam, Tanzania, Cameroon, Brazil,  Peru). The expected uptake date is August 2013. The  application deadline is 11th April 2013.

Study Subject(s): Scholarship is offered on the topic of REDD+  (reference emission levels, drivers and incentive mechanisms). The research  spans across a wide range of topics, including  environmental/resource/energy/climate economics and development economics. Course Level: The scholarship is available for pursuing PhD program. Scholarship Provider: The Center for International Forestry Research  (CIFOR), Bogor, Indonesia and the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (UMB)  School of Economics and Business jointly offers scholarship Scholarship  can be taken  at: Time will be spent at UMB (Norway), CIFOR HQ (Bogor, Indonesia) and in the country of choice for fieldwork, (Indonesia,  Vietnam, Tanzania, Cameroon, Brazil, Peru)

Eligibility: Applicants should have a master’s degree in  economics or related field. Skills and experience in statistical analysis and in  remote sensing are considered an asset. The assessment criteria will also  include analytical abilities and grades, team-working skills, relevant  experience, motivation and other factors that will increase the probability of a  successful completion of the PhD.

Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: The students of  developing countries (Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda,  Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus,  Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil,  Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burma, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde,  Central African, Republic Chad, Chile, People’s Republic of China, Colombia,  Comoros, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of the Congo, Costa Rica,  Côte d’Ivoire, Croatia, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt,  El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, The Gambia,  Georgia, Ghana, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Guyana, Haiti,  Honduras, Hungary, Indonesia, India, Iran, Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan,  Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia,  Libya, Lithuania, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali,  Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico,  Federated States of  Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru,  Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Papua New  Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Rwanda,  Saudi Arabia, Samoa, São Tomé and Príncipe, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra  Leone, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Saint Kitts and Nevis,  Saint Lucia, Saint- Vincent and the Grenadines, South Sudan, Sudan, Suriname,  Swaziland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Timor Leste, Togo, Tonga,  Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine,  United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen,  Zambia, Zimbabwe) can apply for the scholarship.

 

PhD Scholarship on REDD

Scholarship Description: The Center for International  Forestry Research (CIFOR), Bogor, Indonesia and the Norwegian University of Life  Sciences (UMB) School of Economics and Business jointly offers a 3.5 year PhD  scholarship on the topic of REDD+ (reference emission levels, drivers and  incentive mechanisms).  CIFOR advances human wellbeing, environmental  conservation and equity by conducting research to inform policies and practices  that affect forests in developing countries. CIFOR is a CGIAR Research Center.  Our headquarters are in Bogor, Indonesia, and we have offices in Asia, Africa  and South America.

Duration of award(s): The position is for 3.5 years.

What does it cover?  A scholarship of USD 2,200 per month will be  provided by CIFOR. Additional funds for travel and fieldwork are available. The  scholarship grantee will be covered by the Norwegian Public Health and Social  Security System while in Norway during study periods longer than 6 months.

Selection Criteria: The assessment criteria will  include analytical abilities and grades, team-working skills, relevant  experience, motivation and other factors.

How to Apply: Applications are to be submitted to:  cifor-hr-jobs-at-cgiar.org. Please indicate the position in the email subject  line. The application should include: -A letter of motivation and outline of  possible PhD topic (maximum 4 pages) -CV, including list of publications -Transcript from master’s degree -Scientific publications (if any) -Maximum 3 letters of recommendation.

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is  11th April 2013.

Further Official Scholarship Information and Application

Degree Level:

Call for Application: PhD Scholarship ,REDD ,Developing Countries is available to undertake level programs at .

Available Subjects:

Following subject are available to study under this scholarship program.

    previous

    Achievement Scholarships for International Undergraduate Students: Engineering and Information Technology, University of Technology Sydney

    next

    MOFCOM ,Master Degree Scholarships ,Developing Countries ,China

    oppurtunities according to your interest