Deadline: 30 April 2016
Start date: 1st October 2016
Target group: Africa, Asia and the Pacific, Europe, Latin America and Caribbean
Applicants with Bachelor’s or M.Sc. degrees are invited to apply for UNESCO/POLAND Co-Sponsored Research Fellowships and conduct a research in the field of Science, Technology and Engineering. The goal of the fellowship is to promote human resource capacities in the developing countries and to enhancing international understanding and friendship among nations and the people of Poland. Since its creation UNESCO’s mission has been to contribute to the building of peace, poverty eradication, lasting development and intercultural dialogue, with education as one of its principal activities to achieve this aim.
Duration: 6 months
*Monthly allowance of 1350 PLN
*One especial allowance of 1350 PLN to be paid upon arrival in Poland
*International travel expenses
Original applications in duplicate must be channeled through the National Commission for UNESCO of the candidate’s country and communicated to Mr Stoyan Bantchev, Chief, Participation programme and Fellowships Section, by 30 April 2016 to UNESCO mailing address (see on the official website). An advance copy of the application should be sent by fax (33.1) 45.68.55.03 or by e-mail unesco3(at)agh.edu.pl; s.bantchev(at)unesco.org; [email protected] and [email protected] Applications should have imperatively the following attachments in DUPLICATE:
*UNESCO fellowships application forms, ALL 4 pages duly completed in English using capital letter
*Two photographs attached to the applications (4×6 cm);
*Certified copies (in English) of Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree obtained; and,
*UNESCO certificate of language knowledge, duly completed by a relevant authority, if the mother tongue of the candidate is not English.
*Two letters of recommendation from someone related to the candidate’s work, as well confirming the candidate’s qualifications.
*The endorsed candidates should register themselves to the Fellowship e-registration system available on the page
In order to start the application process please register at UNESCO Application Form
For more information, please visit the official website