Applications are invited for UNU scholarships available for applicants from developing countries to undertake PhD program in Sustainability Science. A limited number of PhD scholarships (covering tuition fees and living costs) for a maximum of 36 months are awarded for outstanding applicants who can demonstrate a need for financial assistance. Applicants must have completed Master’s degree in disciplines related to sustainability studies and have a minimum of 2 years of practical field experience related to UNU-IAS research themes.
Scholarships are awarded in the area of Sustainability Science.
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing PhD degree at United Nations University.
Scholarship Provider: Japan Foundation for UNU (JFUNU), Japan
A limited number of PhD scholarships will be awarded.
Scholarships will be offered for a maximum of 36 months.
The scholarship covers the full tuition fees and provides a monthly allowance of 150,000 JPY for living expenses for a maximum of 36 months. Travel costs to and from Japan, visa handling fees, and health/accident insurance costs must be covered by the student.
These PhD scholarships will be awarded to outstanding applicants from developing countries who can demonstrate a need for financial assistance.
During admission selection process, outstanding applicants from developing countries with financial need will be automatically considered as candidates for the award of scholarships at UNU-IAS. Thus, no separate application is necessary.