Heart Attacks During Christmas Eve

According to the health research carried  out in  Sweden, Christmas Eve is the worst day of the year for heart attacks, researchers found, with risk rising nearly 40 percent. More specifically, research showed that most heart attacks hit around 10 p.m. that day. The observational study analyzed the timing of 283,014 heart attacks reported to […]

UNESCO/Keizo Obuchi Research Fellowships for Developing Countries, 2018

UNESCO/Keizo Obuchi Research Fellowships for Developing Countries, 2018

The new UNESCO/Keizo Obuchi Research Fellowships Programme (UNESCO/Japan Young Researchers’ Fellowship Programme) is now available on offer for researchers of Developing Countries. This fellowship is offered by Government of Japan. The aim of the fellowships is to support innovative and imaginative post-graduate research in four areas of development of particular interest to UNESCO. The UNESCO/Keizo […]

African Union Kwame Nkrumah Awards for Scientific Excellence (AUKNASE) in Africa, 2018

The new African Union Kwame Nkrumah Awards for Scientific Excellence (AUKNASE): Continental & Regional Awards are available for African Scientist for the year 2018. The objective is to give out science awards to top African scientists for their achievements and valuable discoveries and findings in science, technology and innovation. The Commission of the African Union acts as the […]

International Merit Scholarship at Queensland University of Technology in Australia, 2018

International Merit Scholarship at Queensland University of Technology in Australia, 2018

The new International Merit Scholarship is available for future international science and engineering undergraduate and postgraduate students at the Queensland University of Technology in Australia. The Queensland University of Technology campuses offers high-quality learning, teaching and research spaces to better meet the needs of students, academics, and researchers. This is a highly successful Australian university […]

Korean Government Scholarships for 170 Bachelors, 800 Masters & PhD for Developing Countries 2017-2018

Korean Government Scholarships for 170 Bachelors, 800 Masters & PhD for Developing Countries 2017-2018

The Korean Government Scholarship Program (KGSP) is offered to international students who want to pursue Bachelors, Masters and PhD degrees in Korean Universities. The scholarship is aimed to provide international students with an opportunity to conduct advanced studies at higher educational institutions in Korea, to develop global leaders and strengthen Korea-friendly networks worldwide. Applications (Embassy, […]

Centre for Tobacco Control in Africa Research Grants for Masters students

Centre for Tobacco Control in Africa Research Grants for  Masters students

The Centre for Tobacco Control in Africa (CTCA), hosted by the School of Public Health (MakSPH), College of Health Sciences (CHS), Makerere University and serves as the regional center of excellence to support African governments implement tobacco control policies and programs, with a vision of a sustainable, leading center in empowering and facilitating tobacco control […]

Apply for EASST Visiting Fellowship for East African Researchers in USA, 2015-2016

Apply for EASST Visiting Fellowship for East African Researchers in USA, 2015-2016

The East Africa Social Science Translation (EASST) invites East African researchers to apply for a 4-month fellowship at the University of California Berkeley. Each Visiting Fellow will be paired with a faculty mentor affiliated with the Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA), a research network based in USA. Fellows may visit either during the fall […]