IGA WGC Short Course Fellowships for Developing Countries in Australia, and applications are submitted till 31st January, 2015. The International Geothermal Association with support from the World Bank via the Energy Sector Management Assistance Program awards fellowships for developing countries’ citizens to attend the WGC2015 course. The course will take place in Melbourne, Australia from 17-19 April 2015, just prior to the WGC2015. Up to 25 fellowships are available for support up to 2,000 USD each. Targeted participants include mid to upper level management personnel and drilling supervisors. Full details:
School(Institutions/ Country): | Australia (Melbourne)
Level:Fellowships are awarded for three day short course.
Field(s): Fellowships are awarded to attend the WGC2015 course ‘Reducing Drilling Risk from Exploration to Field Management’.
Deadline: 31st January 2015
Funded By: The International Geothermal Association (received financial support from the World Bank via the Energy Sector Management Assistance Program)
Beneficiaries(Target Groups): IGA WGC Short Course Fellowships are targeted for Fellowships are open for citizens of Afghanistan, Gambia, The, Nepal, Bangladesh, Guinea, Niger, Benin, Guinea-Bisau, Rwanda, Burkina Faso, Haiti, Sierra Leone, Burundi, Kenya, Somalia, Cambodia, Korea, Dem Rep., Tajikistan, Central African Republic, Liberia, Tanzania, Chad, Madagascar, Togo, Comoros, Malawi, Uganda, Congo, Dem. Rep, Mali, Zimbabwe, Eritrea, Mozambique, Ethiopia, Myanmar, Armenia, Kiribati, São Tomé and Principe, Bhutan, Kosovo, Senegal, Bolivia, Kyrgyz Republic, Solomon Islands, Cameroon, Lao PDR, South Sudan, Cabo Verde, Lesotho, Sri Lanka, Congo, Rep., Mauritania,
Sudan, Côte d’Ivoire, Micronesia, Fed. Sts., Swaziland, Djibouti, Moldova, Syrian Arab Republic, Egypt, Arab Rep., Mongolia, Timor-Leste, El Salvador, Morocco, Ukraine, Georgia, Nicaragua, Uzbekistan, Ghana, Nigeria, Vanuatu, Guatemala, Pakistan, Vietnam, Guyana, Papua New Guinea, West Bank and Gaza, Honduras, Paraguay, Yemen, Rep., Indonesia, Philippines, Zambia, India and Samoa.
‣ Award No: There are 25 fellowships available. Applications are accepted from course participants. If the number of applicants exceeds 25 the fellows will be selected by a selection committee.
‣ Scholarship Duration: The course will take place in Melbourne, Australia from 17-19 April 2015, just prior to the WGC2015.
‣ Scholarship covers: The IGA provides fellowships to cover travel costs for participants to attend the WGC2015 course. Fellowships are available for support up to 2,000 USD each.
‣ The IGA received financial support from the World Bank via the Energy Sector Management Assistance Program (ESMAP) for a short course which will be held in conjunction with the World Geothermal Congress 2015 (WGC2015).
‣ The course will take place in Melbourne, Australia from 17-19 April 2015, just prior to the WGC2015. The course is designed to provide detailed insights into how drilling risk can be substantially reduced through the adoption of state-of-the-art tools, good planning, budgeting and techniques for exploration, data acquisition and management and conceptual modeling.
‣ The course also explains necessary items of Terms of Reference and contracting for drilling services and equipment.
‣ Additional topics include policy related to geothermal risk mitigation, drilling insurance, environmental and social requirements.
‣ The fellow attends the three day short course “Reducing Drilling Risk from Exploration to Field Management”
‣ The fellow is not accepted as fellow in the general WGC2015 fellowship program.
‣ The fellow is a citizen of a low/ middle income country according to the World Bank country classification.
‣ Please submit your application form, application letter and a CV by email.
‣ Scholarship Applications are due on 31st January, 2015.
‣ Application forms and guidelines can be download from the official website
‣ It is important to read the application procedure, and visit the official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.