Friday, February 16, 2018

ICTP Master of Advanced Studies Scholarships, Italy 2018

Deadline: 22/04/2018 Degree: Masters Scholarship Description: The Master of Advanced Studies in Medical Physics (MMP) is a two-year a... thumbnail 1 summary
Deadline: 22/04/2018

Degree: Masters

Scholarship Description: The Master of Advanced Studies in Medical Physics (MMP) is a two-year advanced training programme run jointly by ICTP and the University of Trieste. The programme is designed to provide young, promising graduates of physics or related fields (mainly from developing countries) with postgraduate theoretical and clinical training so that they may be recognised as clinical medical physicists in their home countries.

Eligibility:
A. The minimum qualification for applicants is a degree equivalent to an MSc in physics or related fields. The selection of candidates will be based on their university performance, research activity and professional experience in the field. Adequate proficiency in the English language is required.
B. The Programme is open to young (generally below 30 years of age) qualified graduates from countries that are members of the United Nations, UNESCO or IAEA.

Benefits:

A. A limited number of full or partial scholarships will be awarded to successful candidates from developing countries, thanks to the support of the IAEA, TWAS, and ICTP. Full support includes travel, registration fees and a monthly stipend of 900 euro in the first year and 1000 euro in the second (or a reduced amount if accommodation is provided).

B. Partial support can be in the form of:
Half support: travel, registration fees and a monthly stipend of 450 euro in the first and 500 in the second year
Or, only travel and registration fees.

Application: Individuals wishing to apply for the Master of Advanced Studies in Medical Physics must complete the online application form.

Scholarship Website: https://www.ictp.it/programmes/mmp.aspx#close