Birzeit University in Palestine and UNU-GEST offer joint fellowships

External Academic Relation Office at Birzeit University and UNU-GEST invite master's students to apply for a joint Erasmus+ and UNU-GEST fellowships to attend the 2018 Post-Graduate Diploma Programme in International Gender Studies at the University of Iceland. The programme will run from January 8 to May 24, 2018 in Reykjavík, Iceland.
 
Selection of the fellows is based on the following criteria. The candidate must:
• Be enrolled in a masters programme at Birzeit University
• Have experience related to the themes of the UNU-GEST Programme
• Be not older than 35 years of age
• Be proficient in spoken and written English.
 
Interested students are invited to submit their applications for fellowship to the Birzeit University's External Academic Relations Office external.relations@birzeit.edu no later than 14th of August 2017. Application forms can be downloaded here: Birzeit Erasmus application form 2018.
 
 
UNU-GEST will interview qualified candidates and select two candidates from Birzeit University.
In addition to the academic programme, the fellowships covers travel expenses and visa costs, campus housing and daily allowance during the study period. By the end of the programme, students will be awarded a post-graduate diploma in international gender studies and be able to transfer 30 ECTS to the academic programme in their home county.