The application process has opened for female students interested in applying for a scholarship from the IAEA Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellowship Programme (MSCFP) towards their Master’s degrees in nuclear science and technology, nuclear safety and security or non-proliferation. The fellowship will provide scholarships for up to 100 selected applicants annually, to help enhance the pool of qualified young women in the nuclear field. It also aims to support an inclusive workforce of both men and women for the future, contributing to global scientific and technological innovation from all over the world as diversity gives opportunity to greater creativity and productivity.
This is a scholarship by
International Atomic Energy Agency
The International Atomic Energy Agency is an international organization that seeks to promote the peaceful use of nuclear energy, and to inhibit its use for any military purpose, including nuclear weapons.
The IAEA MSCFP is open to students from IAEA Member States who meet the following entry requirements:
- Female candidates;
- Accepted by or enrolled in an accredited university in Master’s programme.
Preference will be given to applicants with above average academic credentials (75% or above or GPA > 3.0 out of 4.0).
Applicants awarded the MSCFP scholarship will be given up to €10,000 per year for covering tuition fee and up to €10,000 for supporting their living costs based on the costs of living at the university’s location, for a maximum of a two-year period of study.
Successful candidates will also be provided with an opportunity to pursue an internship at the IAEA relating to their field of study.
Those who meet the entry requirements are invited to apply using the IAEA MSCFP online application form.
The documents required in addition to the completed online application form are:
- Official admission letter into the University Master’s programme indicating the nuclear related field of study or other proof of attendance;
- Confirmation of tuition cost;
- Copy of a valid passport/ID;
- Completed Reference Forms sent by email by two referees (download the form here).
NOTE: All application documents must be submitted in English using the MSCFP online application form. Incomplete applications will not be considered.