Deadline:

 9April 2020 

Location:

United Kingdom.

(Fully Funded)

Description

.The International Veterinary Vaccinology Network

The International Veterinary Vaccinology Network (IVVN) aims to promote vaccine research and
development against livestock pathogens that cause diseases significant to low-and-middle income
countries (LMICs). The remit of the IVVN includes all species that are of agricultural significance in
LMICs including (but not limited to) poultry, aquaculture, ruminants and swine with an emphasis on
molecular and cellular biology work relevant to vaccine development.

More Details

Fellowships are available for a duration of 9-11 months, and £50,000 is available per awarded fellowship. The programme will provide an opportunity for the researchers to establish a Mentee/Mentor relationship, which supports the Mentee’s professional development and enables the Mentee to work on a defined piece of research to advance veterinary vaccine development.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Veterinary Medicine

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

EGYPT, SYRIA, IRAQ,  JORDAN, LEBANON, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, SUDAN, LIBYA, YEMEN, SOMALIA, DJIBOUTI, MAURITANIA, TURKEY, IRAN, COMOROS, & OTHER COUNTRIES ARE NOT FROM THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA.

Program Period

According to the program and research.

for 11 months maximum. (Due to certain funding constraints requiring the fellowships to be completed within a certain time period)

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Funding is for female.
  •  post-doctoral (or individuals who will have obtained their PhD before the fellowship begins).
  • IVVN members who are from an LMIC country and working at a LMICbased research organisation.

Opportunity Cost

(Fully Funded)

  • A stipend of up to £500 per month for the Mentee. The stipend should be consistent with
    current international levels for similar positions within the LMIC country.
  •  Limited laboratory equipment in the LMIC laboratory to enable conduct for the research.
  • Travel and subsistence of the Mentor or Mentee for short stays in LMIC or mentor
    laboratories.
  •  Cost of attending short training courses or scientific conferences.
  •  Overhead costs like internet connectivity, computer access (including purchasing a laptop for
    the Mentee, publication costs), etc.

How to Apply

First Step: Read theIVVN Fellowship Guidance

 Second Step:complete the Application Form here

Third Step:submit your application form and associated documents to the IVVN Network Manager, Dr. Carly Hamilton at IVVN@roslin.ed.ac.uk

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This Scholarship Published by:
Rokaia Elkholy/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Sama Saeed/ Egypt
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MARJ3 Scholarships team