France E2S-UPPA PhD Grants for International Students 2018

By | January 30, 2018

E2S-UPPA seeks for outstanding candidates with a clear passion for research and who are excited by the opportunity to provide future solutions for energy and environment.
Scholarship Provider: The Energy and Environment Solutions initiative (E2S-UPPA) is a substantial, multi-year growth plan. Problem-oriented, interdisciplinary and transverse research in Energy and Environment, is pursed while putting the emphasis on either industry relevance or high visibility in leading academic journals.
Application Deadline: March 31, 2018
Course Level: Grants are available to pursue Ph.D. programme.
Available Subject: Grants are awarded in the field of Ecology, environment, energy.
Scholarship benefits: Number of Funding for PhD Eight doctoral grants are offered over a 3 years period [monthly gross salary before taxes = 1870 €, which include extra gratification for teaching duties – 32 hours per year].
Eligible Nationalities: Applicants of all nationalities are eligible to apply for this grant.
Entrance Requirements: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:
Fellowships are opened to highly qualified graduates from any field of Energy and Environment, or from a closely related discipline. We wish to attract candidates who are noticeable by their scientific excellence to whom we will offer scientific challenges that meet their expectations.

  • Citizens of all nationalities are eligible to apply.
  • Entrance requirements: candidates must hold a Master’s degree, or equivalent degree, with outstanding records.
  • English language requirements: applicants whose first language is not French or English are usually required to provide proofs of proficiency of the required language skills.
  • Required competencies: Applicants are expected to show outstanding commitment connected to the research priorities of the laboratories hosted by the consortium.
  • English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not French or English are usually required to provide proofs of proficiency of the required language skills.

Application Procedure: Required application documents (single pdf file)

  • Cover letter- 1-3 pages where you introduce yourself and present your qualifications and achievements, and emphasis on future goals and research focus.
  • Are there any specific projects and research issues you are primarily interested in (see list at the end of this call)- To be indicated in the motivation letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Copies of certificates of any academic degrees and marks reports during their master studies; for candidates with a Master’s degree in progress during the 2017-2018 academic year, please join marks and rankings corresponding to the first semester of the M2.
  • Copies of certificates of French and/or English languages skills (for non-French or English speaking applicants)