OWSD PhD Fellowship for women 2020

OWSD PhD Fellowship for women

All women who wish to do their Ph.D. work in Biological, Engineering and Information Technology Science at a host institute in the South and who are involved in leadership of the program welcome applicants and seek to contribute to the emergence of a new generation of women leaders in science and technology, the program funded by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA).


  • Opportunity type: Fully Funded
  • Opportunity: Fellowship
  • Fellowship Level: PhD degree
  • Awarding Country:
  • Gender: Female
  • Fellowship Availability: Lagging Countries
  • Fellowship Duration: 4 years of Study
  • Deadline: 31 March 2020


  • Full-time fellowship where the work is to be carried out
  • Living Costs
  • The costs of the international conference
  • Traveling Cost
  • Visa Expenses
  • Heal insurance
  • Full Tuition fee

Propose of the program

  • Improving access for young and talented women students of STLCs to education and training opportunities in science and technology.
  • Boost innovation for women I researchers of STLCs
  • Enhance the role of a new generation of women in science and technology
  • To encourage women scientists to contribute to their homelands’ sustainable development.


  • Chemical Sciences
  • Physics
  • Engineering Sciences
  • Agriculture science
  • Structural
  • Astronomy
  • Medical and Health Sciences
  • Agricultural Sciences
  • Neurosciences
  • Computing and Information Technology
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Biological Systems and Organisms


  • Applicants must guarantee they will return to their country of origin
  • The candidates must have completed their MSc in the above fields


  • Research proposal
  • Degree
  • Certificates
  • Transcripts
  • CV
  • Reference letters
  • Acceptance letter
  • Letter of commitment
  • Passport

How to Apply

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