August 17, 2022
The Call for Applications for the 2022 OWSD Early Career Fellowship for women scientists from the developing world opened 16 August 2022, and will close 19 September 2022.
This fellowship is a prestigious award of up to USD 50,000 offered to women who have completed their PhDs in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects and are employed at an academic or scientific research institute in one of the listed Science and Technology Lagging Countries (STLCs). The OWSD Early Career fellows are supported to establish environments at their institutions where they can maintain an international standard of research and attract scholars from all over the world to collaborate.
You can find a list of Frequently Asked Questions here. Please consult this list before sending questions to the OWSD Secretariat.
All applications must be submitted online.
The official language for the application is English.
In order to help you prepare, the application is also available as a pdf for your reference only.
For questions that are not answered in the information provided or in the FAQs, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Please make sure to read carefully all the instructions provided. The Secretariat reserves the right to not provide feedback on information already available in the Call and the FAQs.
To learn about the benefits of the Fellowship, see our videos below.
Video: 2019 Early Career Fellow Dina Machuve uses computer science to support poultry farmers