Schlumberger Foundation Call for Applications for the 2014-2015 Faculty for the Future Fellowships

Faculty for the Future Fellowships are awarded to women from developing and emerging economies to pursue PhDs or Post-Doctorates at leading universities abroad. Ultimately the key objective of the program is that these women return to their home countries to continue their research/teaching and/or become advocates for public policy in their domain of expertise, laying the ground for change in their home region.


The Foundation is searching for the following profiles:

–         Women from developing and emerging economies;

–         Pursuing studies in physical sciences or engineering and technology (with a few awards in related disciplines) at PhD and Post-doc level;

–         Only students who have applied to, have been admitted to, or are currently enrolled in a university abroad to pursue a PhD or a Post-doctoral course can apply for a Faculty for the Future grant;

–         Willing to contribute to the socio-economic development of their home countries and regions by strengthening the faculties in their home universities, pursuing relevant research, and/or using their specific expertise to address policy issues.

To be eligible to apply for this Fellowship applicants must meet the following criteria:

Details about the program can be found at:


Deadlines to Apply:

Applications are received online at

The new application process closes on November 15th, 2013

For additional information, please contact:

Eve Millon

Communications and Community Manager

Schlumberger Foundation

C/o Schlumberger Limited

Le Palatin 1 – La Défense 12

1 Cours du Triangle

92936 La Défense Cedex

Office : +33 (0) 1 71 77 62 92

Mobile: +33 (0) 6 10 28 75 50

The Schlumberger Foundation is an independent nonprofit entity that supports science and technology education. Recognizing the link between science, technology and socio-economic development as well as the key role of education in realizing individual potential, the Schlumberger Foundation’s flagship program is Faculty for the Future.

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