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NAM Center and ICCBS Center scholarships in Medicine, Pharmacy, Herbal and Medical Products in Pakistan 2017-2018

The Academy of Scientific Research and Technology and the Center for Science & Technology of

the Non-aligned and Other Developing Countries (NAM S&T Centre) and the International Centre for Chemical& Biological Sciences (ICCBS) announce the joint Fellowship in the areas of Natural Products Chemistry, Herbal Medicines, Drugs, Pharmaceuticals and Neutraceuticals, Molecular Medicine, Medicinal Chemistry, Computational Chemistry Structural biology, Nanotechnology, Proteomics and Genomics, Drug Research, Clinical Research etc. in order to enhance their research skills, facilitate exchange of information and contacts and create a network among the scientists and researchers from Pakistan and other developing countries.

The maximum duration of Fellowship is 3 months. However, it may be extended by ICCBS based on actual research requirements.

NAM S&T Center would pay the return international airfare from their home country to Karachi, Pakistan and ICCBS would an allowance US$250 per month to each Fellow sponsored by the NAM S&T Center.

Please see the instructions on the Center's website and complete the application form send it with the required documents via e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
The deadline for scholarship is 25 November 2017.

For more information, please visit http://www.namstct.org/index.htm 

ICGEB Program to Support Scientific Activities

In the framework of the cooperation of the Academy of Scientific Research with the International Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology

 in the field of scientific research, the ICGEB Center supports the holding and establishment of scientific activities in research centers in member countries.

Scientific activities include the holding of workshops, theoretical and practical training courses, conferences and scientific meetings aimed at achieving communication among scientists, researchers, civil society and decision-makers.

The deadline for application is February 28, 2018 and the deadline for admission documents to the Academy is 5 February 2018

For more details, please visit the following link:

http://www.icgeb.org/meeting-proposals.html

Workshop on "Writing for Funding"

As a part of the university's post-graduate sector plan to assist researchers at Mansoura University in

 obtaining external scholarships, Technology Innovation Commercial Office TICO, announces a workshop entitled "Writing for Funding ".

On Thursday, November 23, 2017, at 11:00am at the Tyco Office at the Central Library.

Department of Orthodontics Scientific Day

The Department of Orthodontics organizes a scientific day with collaboration with 3Shape Company on 3D Digital Orthodontics. The event will take place on Wednesday 22 November 2017. All participants will receive a certificate of attendance. For registration and further inquiries, please visit the Department of Orthodontics, Building B, first floor.

TWAS-ROSSA prize

The World Academy of Sciences Regional Office for sub-Saharan Africa (TWAS-ROSSA) seeks to honor an outstanding young scientist who has made significant contributions to research, development and capacity building to improve sustainability of food and agricultural systems, food security and poverty reduction in the developing world. TWAS-ROSSA invites you to nominate suitable candidates for the prize by 17 November 2017. The prize is awarded in fulfillment of the TWAS objective of recognizing, supporting and promoting scientific capacity and excellence in the developing world.

The 2017 TWAS-ROSSA Regional Young Scientists’ Prize is aligned to the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goal #2: end hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition, and promote sustainable agriculture. It is also linked with the Science, Technology and Innovation Strategy for Africa (STISA) 2024 priority area 1, which is eradication of hunger and achieving food security.

The Award
The award comprises an award certificate with a citation on the winner’s scientific achievement, as well as a cash prize of 2000 US Dollars. The winner will be announced at the Science Forum South Africa 2017 and will be awarded formally by TWAS-ROSSA at a suitable event thereafter.

Eligibility
Nominees must be nationals of countries in sub-Saharan Africa
Nominees must be 40 years or below.
Nominees must have made significant contributions to research, development and capacity building to improve sustainability of food and agricultural systems, food security and poverty reduction.
Nominees must be scientists who have been working and living in a developing country for at least ten years.

Nomination
Nominations are invited from TWAS and African Academy of Sciences (AAS) fellows, fellows/members of national academies and young academies in the region, research institutions, research councils and universities in the region.
The nomination of women and scientists from Science and Technology Lagging Countries (STLC’s) is highly encouraged.
Late and self-nominations will not be considered.
Nominations accompanied by the Nomination Form and all the relevant documents must be submitted to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 17 November 2017. 

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