Elisabeth & Amelie Fund – Grants for students from developing countries studying in Belgium

Opportunity Detail

  • Language Requirement Not required
  • Gender MaleFemale
  • Level Non-Degree /Short program
  • Number of Opportunity: 10
  • Eligible Region/Countries
    Students from developing countries studying in Belgium
  • Field of study Water Management
  • Opportunity ID 10553
  • Funding Type Fully Funded
  • Duration 1 to 2 months
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Opportunity Description

The Elisabeth & Amelie Fund supports sustainable water management in developing countries by funding on-the-spot internships for students from developing countries studying in Belgium, among other things. The Elisabeth & Amelie Fund offers a holistic approach to water management, taking into account technical and/or societal factors.
The internship will be held in a developing country (either the student’s home country or a different country). It will be linked to a master’s thesis or equivalent) and managed by the Belgian academic institution where the student is enrolled.

  • Organizer: King Baudouin Foundation
  • Deadline: October 20, 2022
  • Location: One of the developing countries
  • Grant amount: Up to 5,000 Euros
  • Duration: 1-2 months
  • Number of winners: 10
Grant:
  • The award will cover the internship costs up to a maximum of € 5,000.
  • Ten awards will be given out.
  • The internship will be in a developing country (either the student’s home country or another).
  • It will be linked to a master’s thesis or equivalent and supervised by the Belgian academic institution where the student is enrolled.
Eligibility:
  • Students from developing countries who are pursuing a master’s degree, a specialized master’s degree, or a second bachelor’s degree in water management are eligible.
  • The internship must last 1 to 2 months and take place between December 2022 and the end of August 2023.

Required Documents:

  • CV
  • Approval documentation (approval by your main supervisor is necessary)
  • A preliminary version of your thesis’s table of contents
  • Budget in Detail (Use this template)
How to apply for Elisabeth & Amelie Fund – Grants for students from developing countries?

Fill the online application form

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Selection Criteria:
  • Objective:
    The internship must be related to water access or management in underdeveloped countries, and it must be a clear part of the candidate’s end-of-year project.
  • Pertinence:
    The candidate’s efforts at the local level, as well as the results that result from it, address crucial local issues.
  • Capabilities:
    The desired budget must correspond to the candidate’s requirements.
    He or she must have sufficient financial means to finish the internship in the time allotted.
  • Originality:
    The candidate’s internship strategy or the structure in which he would operate are both novel. They differ from traditional approaches or frameworks in some ways.
  • Impact:
    What is learned throughout the internship adds significant value to the scientific approach that will be used to support the end-of-year thesis.

To learn more about Elisabeth & Amelia Fund Grants, please refer to King Baudouin Foundation’s website.

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For specific information:

Contact Edith Verstraeten through the email and phone number below.
+32 2 549 03 72
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