Deadline:

30 September 2019.

Location:

Online.

(Award)

Description

Merck Diabetes Award 2019.

The Merck is a non-profit organization that aims to improve the health and well being of people and advance their lives through science and technology. Their efforts are primarily focused on improving access to innovative healthcare solutions in under-served communities, building healthcare and scientific research capacity and empowering people in STEM* with a special focus on women and youth.

More Details

Merck Diabetes/Hypertension Award is being rolled out in many of the African and Asian universities as part of their commitment to building diabetes capacity and improving access to quality and sustainable healthcare solutions in developing countries.
The aim of Merck Diabetes/Hypertension Award is to create a Diabetes Experts Platform across the globe.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Medicine.

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

ALL WORLD COUNTRIES.

Program Period

1 Year . 

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • All medical (MBBS/MBChB) final year students, interns and postgraduates are invited to apply .
  • Qualification certificates.
  • One written reference.
  • English language qualification (IELTS 6.5 or equivalent) please see the University of South Wales for further details.

Opportunity Cost

(Award)

  • Merck Diabetes Award 2019
    is an enrollment to a 1 year Online: Post Graduate Diploma in Diabetes Management with the University of South Wales.
  • Merck Hypertension Award 2019
    is an enrollment to a 1 year Online: “Post Graduate Diploma in Preventive Cardiovascular Medicine with the University of South Wales”.

How to Apply

First Step: Write One-page concept paper about:

 For Merck Diabetes award :

  • How to improve the awareness about Diabetes in your country.
  • How to encourage your society, scientific community, local authorities, media and relevant stakeholders to Think and Act on Diabetes Every Day.
  • Your ideas for developing new policies, strategies, social media campaigns and more.
  • Be creative and think out of the box!

For Merck Hypertension award :

  • How to improve the awareness about Hypertension Control and Prevention in your country.
  • How to encourage your society, scientific community, local authorities, media and relevant stakeholders to Think and act on Hypertension Every Day
  • Your ideas for developing new policies, strategies, social media campaigns and more
  • Be creative and think out of the box!

Second Step:

  •  Fill the Online application form by entering your personal information and upload your concept paper HERE.
  • Or you may submit your concept paper with the Applicants Name, Gender, Age, Country, University/College, Expected year of completion of MBBS/MBChB degree, address, email, and Mobile number must be provided with the submission to this E-mail:
    submit@merckdiabetesaward.com.

Third step :

  • A Scientific Committee will review the submissions and the winners will be announced after the submission deadline

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This Scholarship Published by:
Mariam Mohamed Kamal / Egypt

Reviewed by “ Belkis Ghedir / Tunisia
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team