TWAS-DFG Cooperation Visit: deadline 31 March 2017

The TWAS-DFG Cooperation Visits Programme provides postdoctoral researchers who have obtained their PhD not earlier than 2012 and are from sub-Saharan Africa, including South Africa, with the opportunity to make a ‘Cooperation Visit’ to an institute in Germany. Please find attached the relevant application form.

Such visits will have a duration of no more than three months and must be undertaken within 12 months of the award.

The deadline for submission is *31 March 2017*.

Please see:


The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) – for the advancement of science in developing countries

c/o ICTP – Strada Costiera 11 – 34151 Trieste – ITALY


Phone: +39-040-2240-330  –  Fax: +39-040-2240-689

E-mail:   –   Web:


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