For Academic Year 1432H/ 2011-12
The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) is pleased to announce that scholarships under the IDB Merit Scholarship Programme for High Technology for the year 1432H (2011-12) are open for application. The scholarships will be awarded to successful applicants from September 2011.
The Programme is designed to help promising research students to pursue a full-time three-year Ph. D study or a six-twelve month post-doctoral research work in scientific disciplines that enhance development in IDB member countries; for instance, health/medicine, agriculture/food production, water resources/desertification, energy/infrastructure development, nanotechnology and development-focused ICT. Some scholarships are also available for studies and research in invention-related abstract sciences.
The scholarship comprises tuition fees, living allowance, health insurance, round-trip air-ticket and conference participation allowance in general, and computer and dependency allowances for Ph.D. students.
The applicants must meet the following eligibility criteria:
- Citizen of an IDB member country.
- Permanent employee of an academic/research/development institution in his/her country.
- Possesses an M.Sc. degree in the field of research to be undertaken.
- Age not over 35 years for Ph.D. and 40 years for Post-Doc.
- Not in receipt of another scholarship.
For more information on requirements and how to apply please visit : http://www.isdb.org/irj/portal/anonymous?NavigationTarget=navurl://e6a729183f50b834c13c3abf5cc619ae
Closing date for Application is for Malaysia, 27th December 2010.
All application should be mailed, by the above date, to:
Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia
Aras 41, Blok 1, Menara PjH
Pusat Pentadbiran Kerajaan Persekutuan Presint 2
(u/p: Pn Nureezan Bt. Daud)