2023 Scholarships at Tokyo University – Japan + Scholarships at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK

Amgen Scholars Program at Tokyo University – Japan, 2023;

 The Amgen Scholars Program provides hundreds of students each year with the opportunity to undertake scientific research projects at many of the world’s leading institutions.

The objective of the program is to provide undergraduate students from different countries (including some from Japan) who are committed to or who are considering a career in biology or related sciences and looking to continue to graduate studies, with eight weeks of biomedical research experience in the basic and translational sciences.

Research experiences are being provided by faculty members of the Graduate School of MedicineGraduate School of EngineeringGraduate School of ScienceGraduate School of Pharmaceutical SciencesGraduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, and the Institute of Industrial Science. By the end of their summer experience, students are expected to have acquired knowledge and skills for conducting research.

The students are also expected to extend their international friendships through the collaborative experiences. These experiences will help the students develop future collaborations in many situations.

Application Deadline: 1st February, 2023 3 p.m (UTC+9 hours)

Eligible Countries: International

To be Taken at (Country): Japan & Singapore

Type: Undergraduate

Number of Awards: 15

Value of Award: Travel, accommodation, health insurance, scholarship,

Duration of Award: June 6 – August 5, 2023

Apply Successfully for this scholarship right now by following instructions provided at this link;

https://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/en/prospective-students/amgen_program.html

2023 Lt-Col Henry Kirkpatrick Scholarship at LSHTM, UK;

Lieutenant Colonel Henry Kirkpatrick’s daughters, Elsie and Daphne Kirkpatrick, bequeathed to the school funds to establish scholarships “for the promotion and encouragement of study in the ophthalmic section” in memory of their father.

Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Kirkpatrick (1871–1958) was interested in ophthalmology from fairly early in his career.

His career in the Indian Medical Service provided opportunities—through work in the General Hospital in Madras, the university, and the Government Ophthalmic Hospital—to improve teaching and postgraduate training in pathology and ophthalmology.

On retiring from Madras, he was an ophthalmic surgeon at the Tropical Diseases Hospital and a lecturer in ophthalmology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

Application Deadline: 16th April 2023 midnight (BST).

Eligible Countries: International

Type: Masters

Number of Awards: 1

Value and Duration of Award: This full-time one-year studentship will cover:

full tuition fees for MSc Public Health for Eye Care at the overseas fee rate, and

GBP 19,500.00 tax free stipend towards living costs, flights and visa costs (including the international health surcharge), and

GBP 1,500.00 towards MSc project costs, and

GBP 1,100.00 upon successful completion of the course to be used towards attendance at the Alumni Workshop during the week of the graduation ceremony.

Apply Successfully for this scholarship right now by following instructions provided at this link; https://www.lshtm.ac.uk/study/courses/masters-degrees/public-health-eye-care

Cisco Global Citizen Youth Leadership Award 2023; 

Global Citizen and their global technology partner Cisco have announced applications for the fourth annual Global Citizen Prize: Cisco Youth Leadership Award.

The award recognizes a young change-maker between the ages of 18 and 30 who has taken an innovative approach to problem solving and has made a meaningful difference towards the goal of ending poverty in their community.

The Global Citizen Prize: Cisco Youth Leadership Award was established by Cisco and Global Citizen to recognize and lift up a young person positively impacting the world, demonstrate the impact that young people are having on achieving the United Nation’s Global Goals, and accelerate global problem solving.

Application Deadline: 20th January 2023 at 11:59 PM EDT.

Eligible Countries: We accept applications from all over the world, with the exception of countries and entities subject to financial or other sanctions by the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) or other government entity of the United States of America that may restrict the transfer of the Prize money.

Type: Award

Number of Awards: 1

Value of Award: The award includes a US$250,000 prize paid to the organization to which the individual contributes.

Apply Successfully for this award right now by following instructions provided at this link; https://www.globalcitizen.org/en/prize/youth-leadership/

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