TWAS is pleased to share with you information on the following TWAS Calls for applications. We would be grateful if you can please share them via your networks to anyone who may be interested in these opportunities:

1) TWAS Fellowships for PhD and Postdoctoral research:

Host countries, eligibility criteria and deadlines vary depending on the Fellowship.

Deadline of the TÜBİTAK-TWAS Postgraduate and Postdoctoral Fellowships tenable in Turkey (Türkiye) is extended to 26 February 2024.

NEW! FAPESP Postdoctoral Fellowship for Least Developed Countries (LDC) tenable in the State of São Paulo, Brazil, in all areas of natural, applied and social sciences.

NEW! Lahore University of Management Sciences, (LUMS), Pakistan and TWAS offer PhD and PDoc fellowships to young scientists from developing countries in the natural sciences and engineering.

DBT-TWAS Postgraduate and Postdoctoral Fellowships tenable in India: Call is now open.

2)  2024 AAAS-TWAS Course on Science Diplomacy 

TWAS and AAAS (The American Association for the Advancement of Science) are seeking candidates to take part in the 2024 AAAS-TWAS course on science diplomacy.
The workshop will take place in person from 17 June to 21 June 2024, in Trieste, Italy.

For full details on the application process and eligibility requirements, please see:

The AAAS-TWAS Science Diplomacy training programme was established in 2014 to expose scientists, policymakers, diplomats and other interested stakeholders and institutions to science diplomacy concepts, explore key contemporary international policy issues relating to science, technology, environment and health, and build a skillset to allow for careers at the intersection of science and diplomacy.
To strengthen the connection between scientists and governmental officials, policymakers and diplomats, applications to attend the course are being invited from ‘participant pairs’. Both participants in the participant pair should be living and/or working in the same country. Priority will be given to developing countries.

Candidates must apply online and for full details on the application process, please see: Deadline to apply: 5 February 2024.
For any queries, please contact: