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OWSD Offers PhD Fellowships 2021-2022

  • OWSD PhD Fellowship 2021-2022 is offered to women scientists from science and technology lagging countries (STLCs) to undertake PhD research in the natural, engineering and information technology sciences. This fellowship covers a monthly allowance, visa expenses and annual medical insurance contribution.

    The general purpose of the fellowship programme is to contribute to the emergence of a new generation of women leaders in science and technology, and to promote their effective participation in the scientific and technological development of their countries.


    • Required Languages: English
    • Eligible Countries: The list of eligible countries is also available here.
    • The minimum qualification is an MSc degree in one of the above listed study fields.
    • Host institutes must be located in a developing country in the South (not the candidate’s home country).
    • Candidates must confirm that they intend to return to their home country as soon as possible after completion of the fellowship

    Visit the official scholarship website.