OWSD Early Career Fellowship for Postgraduate Researchers, 2022

OWSD Early Career Fellowship 2022: The Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD) is pleased to announce the commencement of the 2022 OWSD Early Career Fellowship for women all over the world. The OWSD Early Career Fellowship is a prestigious fellowship award offered to women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects.

The fellowship programme supports women scientists in their early career to lead important research projects in those countries identified as especially lacking in scientific and technological resources. By supporting 60 Early Career Fellows, OWSD will create outstanding network of women scientists with the capacity to provide mentorship and be role models for the next generation of women leaders in STEM.

Fellowship Sponsor(s): International Development Research Center (IDRC), Canada

Host Institution(s): Low-income Countries

Fellowship Type: Fully Funded

Fellowship Worth: USD 50,000

Number of Awards: Several

Study Level: PhD

Nationality: low-income countries

Also, Check: F5 STEM Education Grants for Women and Girls 2022

OWSD Early Career Fellowship 2023 | Eligibility Criteria

To be considered for the OWSD Early Career Fellowship for Postgraduate Researchers, 2020, applicants are to meet the following criteria:

  • Applicants must have been resident in one of the Science and Technology Lagging Countries (STLC) for at least 5 years.
  • Applicants must at the time of application provide proof of being employed at the university or research institute where the research project will be carried out. If employment has not yet commenced, a proof of employment offer and confirmation of acceptance is required.
  • Applicants must ensure that the institution where the research project will be carried out must be in one of the listed STLCs.
  • Applicants must have obtained a doctoral degree in one of the listed study fields.
  • Applicants are to ensure that they provide proof of supporting documents required for the application process.
  • Subject Eligibility: Eligible STEM fields to include Agricultural Science; Astronomy, Space and Earth Science; Biological Systems and Organisms; Chemical Sciences; Computing and Information Technology; Engineering Sciences; Mathematical Sciences; Medical and Health Sciences; Neurosciences; Physics; Structural, Cell and Molecular Biology.

See Also: Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowships 2023/24 || Learn How to Apply


Application Procedure

How-to-Apply: Interested applicants for the OWSD Early Career Fellowship 2023 are to apply online and upload all the required documents through the online application system. Applicants are not to email any documentation to OWSD.

Document Requirements:

  • A scanned copy of passport page containing personal details
  • Passport-size portrait photo
  • Proof of residence
  • PhD Certificate
  • Proof of employment
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Complete list of publications
  • Reference letters (two)
  • Supporting statement of head of applicant’s institution
  • Budget file
  • Additional documentation (e.g. certificate of awards, memberships etc.)

Application Deadline: 19th September, 2022

Visit the Official Webpage for Further Details


Also Recommended:

Sponsored Links



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

We Are Social


Stay Updated

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner


Latest Opportunities

Top Categories