140 Scholarships for Women, UNODA, Austria 2016-2017

140 Scholarships for Women, UNODA, Austria 2016-2017

UNODA Scholarships for Women

140 scholarships are available for an early career woman from the Global South to take training courses about peace and development-related areas. In 2016 candidates from Asia/Pacific, Africa and Middle East are eligible to apply.  Scholarships cover all costs of registration and participation in the training courses.

The Women Scholarship for Peace: Global South is an initiative coordinated by the UN Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) at Vienna in partnership with 26 organisations whose work contribute to disarmament, non-proliferation and development-related issues.

Degree Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing training courses.

Available Subject: Scholarships are awarded to learn about peace and development-related areas.

Scholarship Award: A total of 140 scholarships are available, covering all costs of registration and participation in the training courses.

Scholarship can be taken in the Vienna, Austria

Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for these scholarships:

  • Age: 22-32 at the time of application
  • Gender: Female
  • Nationality: Nationals of the following countries and territories are eligible
  • Africa, Asia/Pacific, Middle East, Latin America & Caribbean
  • Residency: Only candidates residing in their country of eligible nationality at the time of application will be considered.
  • Language: The training courses will be conducted in English only.
  • Qualifications: A university degree or equivalent qualifications (which could, for example, be constituted of a degree obtained with minimum 2 years of higher education, combined with relevant professional experience).

Eligible Nationality: In 2016 candidates from Asia/Pacific, Africa and the Middle East are eligible to apply.

 

Application Procedure: The mode of application is online.

Application Form Link

Application Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is 31 August 2016.

Scholarship Link