Call for application: IRDR Young Scientists Programme (4th batch)

Source(s): Integrated Research on Disaster Risk

The IRDR Young Scientists Programme started in late 2016. Currently, it consists of a community of 115 young researchers from over 40 countries in 3 batches.

IRDR has invited our young scientists to participate in the research of IRDR DATA and RIA working groups, provided training programmes hosted by IRDR communities, and recommended DRR meetings and conferences. For more details of the activities of IRDR young scientists, please refer to the homepage of IRDR Young Scientists Programme.

The fourth round of IRDR Young Scientists Programme applications is now open. Please refer to the introduction of IRDR Young Scientists Programme for the background and objectives of the programme, and the eligibility, benefits and responsibilities of IRDR Young Scientists.

Postgraduates, PhD candidates, post-doctors, and young scholars under 40 years old are welcome to join IRDR family!

The applicants should submit the following materials:

  1. Application form (Young Scientists Programme Application Form)
  2. Detailed curriculum vitae
  3. Detailed research plan (10 pages maximum)
  4. Recommendation/endorsement letter from a supervisor or chief of affiliation
  5. Copy of student/faculty ID card


The applicants should submit the materials to before Dec 31, 2018.

There will be a selection process based on the eligibility criteria. Once finally chosen by the selection committee of the programme, the applicant will receive a notification.


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