IIASA 2024 Young Scientists Summer Program
The International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) is excited to declare the Young Scientists Summer Program 2024, inviting PhD students to engage in a research project aligned with the IIASA research agenda.
The majority of National Member Organizations (NMOs) offer grants to facilitate the participation of young scientists, whether they are nationals or international students studying within their respective countries, in the YSSP.
The International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) stands as a hub for collaborative scientific endeavors. Dedicated to addressing global challenges, IIASA welcomes scholars, particularly through initiatives like the Young Scientists Summer Program, fostering research aligned with their agenda. Encouraging Ph.D. students to align their work with ongoing IIASA research and delve into policy implications, the institute emphasizes proactive engagement with program representatives. IIASA’s commitment to advancing impactful, interdisciplinary research positions it as a vital player in shaping innovative solutions for a complex world.
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Scholarship Sponsor(s): IIASA, Austria
Host Institution(s): IIASA
Scholarship Worth: Funded
Number of Awards: Several
Study Level: Doctoral Students
Nationality: International Students
Requirement and Eligibility Criteria for the IIASA Young Scientists Summer Program:
- The program is designed for Ph.D. students (ideally about 2 years prior to receiving their Ph.D.) working on a topic compatible with on-going research at IIASA and a wish to explore the policy implications of their work.
- Participants will be working under the direct mentorship of an experienced IIASA scientist in a unique interdisciplinary and international research environment.
- They will produce a paper (serving as the first step towards a publishable journal article) and will get the opportunity to build up contacts for future collaboration within the institute’s worldwide network.
- Applicants can choose to work with up to two programs. We strongly encourage to carefully read through all program descriptions before making your decision.
- Applicants from all countries are welcome, although IIASA gives priority to citizens or residents of National Member Organizations (NMO) countries.
Application Procedures for the IIASA Young Scientists Summer Program (How to Apply):
Ph.D. students should verify the compatibility of their research topic with current IIASA projects, with a preference for work delving into policy implications. The final application must be submitted through the online system. It’s highly recommended that applicants reach out to the relevant IIASA program representatives early on. Start by outlining your pre-proposal using the provided PDF form to understand the criteria. Make prompt contact with the CDAT representatives of your chosen program.
Application Deadline: January 12, 2023
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