UNU CRIS PhD Scholarships

UNU-CRIS and Ghent University
Study in:Belgium
Deadline: 3 May 2018

UNU-CRIS PhD Scholarships: UNU CRIS PhD Scholarships

United Nations University UNU-CRIS has Ghent University as one of her strategic partners.

Ghent University is inviting applications for PhD Scholarships for research at UNU-CRIS.

Nationality: Students from all nationalities are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

Duration: 4 years

The organisation is looking for outstanding proposals and excellent study results.

Level of Study:  PhD program

Subject Areas: UNU-CRIS welcomes in particular proposals that fit one of its research programs, the research activities and projects of UNU-CRIS are organised in 3 research programs and one capacity-building program:

  • The Role of Regions in Global Governance
  • The United Nations and Regional Public Goods
  • Changing Patterns of Regional and Global Governance
  • Capacity Building and Development

Other proposals that relate to the UN and its goals could also be considered for awarding the scholarship.

Scholarship Benefits: 

  • Depending on the family status of the scholar an amount of approximately € 2.070 per month would be paid
  • A bench fee of € 7.440 (€ 310/month) will be awarded to the supervisor per term of 2 years.
  • The fee to the supervisor would be based on the advice of the Research Council.

Number of Scholarships: 2 scholarships are available.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • There are no restrictions on nationality or age.
  • The only condition is that the candidates should have excellent study results during the entire study career.

How to apply:  Application should be done online

To apply for the scholarship with the UNU-CRIS label, the project proposal should be supported by an official statement by the Director of UNU-CRIS, Prof. Madeleine Hosli.

For more information, the applicant must contact Pascale Vantorre (pvantorre@cris.unu.edu) with CC to Ewout Ramon (eramon@cris.unu.edu).

Course Start date: 1st October 2018

Application Deadline:  3rd May 2018 (23:59 GMT+1)


Quick Overview —————
Organization UNU-CRIS and Ghent University
Level PhD
Country Belgium
Subject Areas Illustrated above
Fellowship Amount € 2.070 per month
Eligibility Open for all nationalities
Deadline 3rd May 2018

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