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Joint Scholarship "TWAS-SISSA-Lincei Research Cooperation Visits Programme"



Joint Scholarship

The Italian Cooperation has recently approved the financing of a joint scholarship programme for young scientists and researchers from the Least Developed Countries (LDCs), which include Lesotho and Madagascar.

The programme - conceived in close collaboration with the International School of Advanced Studies (SISSA) of Trieste and the Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei and called "TWAS-SISSA-Lincei Research Cooperation Visits Programme" - provides 10 scholarships for three months research stays in numerous scientific fields at centres of excellence associated with TWAS, SISSA and the Accademia dei Lincei itself, based in Italy.

Priority in the awarding phase will be given to transformational research projects, specifically focused on sustainable science and challenges for the implementation of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and included in research areas for the response to COVID-19.

The deadline for submitting applications is 9 September, to participate see the call for applications accessible at the following link.