Fully Funded Fellowship to study Master and PhD in USA 2020
International Foundation for Ethical Research is inviting researchers from around the world to apply for IFER fellowship to study Master and PhD in USA .
IFER fulfills its mission to replace the use of animals in research, testing and education by awarding research grants to scientists who are developing alternatives to animal models and testing protocols and with fellowships to graduate students. Projects of interest include contemporary areas of discovery such as the use of in vitro models, in silico simulations, projects in genomics and proteomics designed to collect human-relevant data, and epidemiological studies. Projects that utilize modern technology to replace the use of animals in biomedical and basic research, safety testing, and education as well as noninvasive behavioral studies of animals in their natural habitats have been awarded grants. Consideration may be given to extraordinary projects in journalism, philosophy, the legal field and other areas that demonstrate a novel opportunity to advance the awareness or use of alternatives to the use of animals in research, product testing and education. In addition, IFER disseminates information designed to increase awareness of these scientific advancements through workshops, seminars, publications and conferences.
- Host Organization: International Foundation for Ethical Research
- Course Level: Master’s and PhD
- Nationality: International
- Place of study : USA
- Application Deadline: April 30, 2020
Fellowships are awarded to those candidates enrolled in Master’s and Ph.D. programs in the sciences whose proposals show the greatest potential to reduce, refine or replace the use of animals in research, testing, and/or education.
Application Process :
The 2020 Application Cycle is now open. Applications are due no later than 11:59 PM CST on Thursday, April 30, 2020.
A Pre-Proposal Application must be submitted using our online portal that includes the following information:
- Body of Pre-Proposal:
- Descriptive title
- Current contact information, including: name, address, university, email address, and telephone number
- Faculty sponsor’s name and contact information
- An abstract of no more than 250 words
- A brief description of the proposed training program (no more than 1,500 words), including methods used for evaluation of student performance and progress and a plan for dissemination of relevant knowledge during and after completion of the project.
- A brief description of the proposed project (no more than 1,500 words).
- A bibliography citing relevant source materials.
- The full curriculum vitae for the faculty sponsor(s) (please limit to 1,500 words).
- A brief description of the institution and facilities available for this project.
- Copies of recent publications by the faculty sponsor and/or student applicant on topics related to the proposed research (if any).
- Please indicate how you heard about this fellowship opportunity
IFER will provide up to $12,500 annually in stipendiary support and supplies per year.
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