UNESCO Russia Fellowship Program 2020 is out now to make applications for. Applications are invited so start filling up and submit to get this Fully Funded Scholarship. It is a Fully-Funded Cultural Exchange Program for International Students from around the world. The duration of this program is one month. This conference offered by UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) will begin from 5th October to 30th October 2020. The medium of instruction of this program will be English. The eligible candidates, who can apply, have to be from UNESCO member states and from developing countries. If you are wondering about the IELTS, TOEFL or any kind of English proficiency tests, you must not get worried about since there is no need of these English tests. The purpose of the UNESCO Fellowship is to build the capacity of dynamic youth leaders around the world to identify Sustainable and renewable energy sources in developing countries and countries in transition. You may also check DAAD Scholarships 2020-2021
UNESCO Russia Fellowship Program 2020 Details
Financial Coverage: Fully Funded
Duration: 5th October to 30th October 2020 (almost one month)
Deadline for Application: 3rd April 2020
What is UNESCO Russia Fellowship?
- The aim of this Fully Funded UNESCO/ISEDC Co-Sponsored Fellowships Program 2020 is to enrich the human resources development in the area of sustainable and renewable energy sources in developing countries.
- The medium of instruction will be English. UNESCO is accepting applications from developing countries and the member states.
Number of Fellowships
20 fellowships will be selected for this program. Priority will be assigned to the following candidatures:
- The disadvantaged
- From the Least Developed Countries
- From the Member States of Africa
Financial Coverage of this Program
Financial coverage for UNESCO Russia Fellowship Program 2020 is fully-funded and will cover the following expenses:
- Selected Applicants are exempt from paying tuition fees for the entire duration of Fully Funded Traineeship.
- The stipend amounting to (450) US dollars is intended to cover living expenses such as Accommodation, Meals, Pocket Expenses, and Incidentals.
- ISEDC will assist in obtaining modest housing for the fellows.
- UNESCO will pay for your Round Airfare Expenses.
- UNESCO will pay travel allowance amounting to US$100.
- Health insurance.
- Applicants will be trained under the supervision of a Host.
Eligible Countries for this Fellowship Program
Africa (46 Member States)
Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Eswatini, Togo, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.
Arab States (15 Member States)
Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, Tunisia and Yemen.
Asia and The Pacific (39 Member States)
Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, Cook Islands, Federal States of Micronesia, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Iran (Islamic Republic of), Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Kyrgyzstan, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Maldives, Marshall Islands, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nauru, Nepal, Niue, Pakistan, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Thailand, Timor – Leste, Tonga, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu and Vietnam.
Latin American and The Caribbean (32 Member States)
Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia (plurinational State of), Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti*, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay and Venezuela.
Europe (22 Member States)
Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Georgia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Montenegro, Republic of Moldova, Republic of Serbia, Romania, Slovak Republic, The Republic of North Macedonia, Turkey and Ukraine.
Associate Member State (1)
Note: Every member state is requested tom not more than two candidates.
Criteria for Eligibility
- Bachelor Degree (at least)
- Proficient in the English language
- 35 years of age (maximum)
Deadline for Application
The deadline for UNESCO Russia Fellowship Program 2020 is 3rd April 2020. Selected students will be informed till 1st September 2020.
The entire application procedure of this program is mentioned in below official link of UNESCO. Check it out and read the details carefully before applying.