New scheme for non-EEA researchers to come to the UK

The new ‘UKRI Science, Research and Academia’ scheme, which allows non-EEA researchers, scientists and academics to come to the UK for up to 2 years, opens today (Friday 6 July), the Immigration Minister has announced. Read on: www.gov.uk/government/news/new-scheme-for-overseas-researchers-to-come-to-the-uk

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CSIRO Postdoctoral Fellowship in Microbial/Viral Genomics for International Students in Australia, 2018

CSIRO is offering international Postdoctoral Fellowship in Microbial/Viral Genomics to study in Australia. Scholarship Description:  • Applications Deadline: July 15, 2018 • Course Level: Fellowship for Postdoctoral programme • Study Subject: Fellowship is awarded in Microbial/Viral Genomics • Scholarship Award: Fellowship of AU$80K – AU$91K plus up to 15.4% superannuation • Nationality: International students’ are eligible to apply • Scholarship can be taken in Australia Eligibility for the Scholarship:  Eligible Countries: International students’ are eligible to apply for this fellowship. Entrance Requirements:  • A doctorate (or will shortly satisfy the requirements of a PhD) in a relevant discipline area, such as viral/microbial genomics.…

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ICD 11

All World Health Organization (WHO) Member States are expected to use the most current version of the ICD for reporting death and illness (according to an international treaty, the ‘WHO Nomenclature Regulations’, adopted by the World Health Assembly in 1967). ICD–10 has been translated into 43 languages, and ICD–11 has been available in all 6 official languages since its publication (English, French, Spanish, Russian, Chinese, Arabic). https://www.youtube.com/embed/tZFcoYfnwiM ICD-11 — Read on icd.who.int/

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ERC Advanced Grant

CALL FOR PROPOSALS FOR ERC ADVANCED GRANT Call identifier: ERC-2018-ADG Publication date: 17 May 2018 Advanced Grants are designed to support excellent Principal Investigators at the career stage at which they are already established research leaders with a recognised track record of research achievements. Applicant Principal Investigators must demonstrate the ground-breaking nature, ambition and feasibility of their scientific proposal. Size of ERC Advanced Grants Advanced Grants may be awarded up to a maximum of EUR 2 500 000 for a period of 5 years. The maximum award is reduced pro rata temporis for projects of a shorter…

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Erasmus Grants

EU News June 3, 2018 It is proposed to double funding for Erasmus to €30 billion . If approved, 12 million people would have the opportunity to study, volunteer, and train abroad between 2021 and 2027 (up from 4 million between 2014-20). Read on: http://europa.eu/!Db83cX

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New Interactive Tool For Long-term Federal Funding Trends in the US

Federal R&D Budget Dashboard | AAAS - The World's Largest General Scientific Society The AAAS Federal R&D Budget Dashboard, an interactive tool for exploring long-term federal funding trends within the context of the broader budget. The dashboard allows users to examine basic federal spending data by agency and/or by character of work over multiple decades in total dollars, as a share of the budget, and as a share of the U.S. economy. — Read on www.aaas.org/page/federal-rd-budget-dashboard

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International Fellowships for Interdisciplinary Life Science in Germany

Joachim Herz Stiftung: Internathional Fellowships The fellowships enable interdisciplinary research and qualification (e.g. stays at a research lab and participation in conferences), specialized equipment and tools (laptop, software, etc.), participation in events of the Joachim Herz Stiftung and fellowship meetings. The fellows will be supported for a period of two years with up to 12,000 Euro for their individual research and 500 Euro for the fellows’ networking. Fellowship Link  

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