WMO Fellowship programme Partners

 

1.1

China

China Scholarship Council

1.2

China

Nanjing University of Information, Science and Technology (NUIST)

1.3

China

Hohai University

2

France

Ecole Nationale de la Météorologie (ENM)

3

Germany

Leibniz Universität Hannover (LUH)

4

Japan

Disaster Prevention Research Institute (DPRI), Kyoto University

5

Korea, Republic of

Ewha Womans University(EWU)

6

Netherlands

IHE-Delft, Institute for Water Education

7

Russian Federation

Russian State Hydrometeorological University (RSHU)

8.1

The UK

University of Reading

8.2

The UK

European Centre for Medium Range Weather Forecast (ECMWF)

8.3

The UK

The Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR, coming soon)

9

The USA

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

10

Italy

The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS)

11

Argentina

National University of El Litoral

 

1

Host Country

China

2

Host institution(s)

  1. Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology (NUIST);
  2. Hohai University (Hohai)

3

Website

http://www.campuschina.org

4

Location of Institution(s)

Nanjing, P.R.China

5

Address of Institution

Refer to NUIST and Hohai

7

Course type

BSc, MSc and PhD programme in meteorology

and hydrology

8

Faculty/Departments/Majors

Meteorology (NUIST), Hydrology and Water

Resources Monitoring & Management (Hohai)

9

Duration of study

BSc: 5 years (including one year Chinese language study);

MSc: 2 to 3 years

PhD: 3 years

10

Course start and end date if

applicable

September - July every year

11

Target Region and countries

Least Developed and Developing countries

12

Fellowship summary

CSC and WMO full scholarship

13

Basic Requirements

BSc candidates: Must be younger than 25  years of age on 1 September of the commencement year of study (exclusive);

MSc candidates: Must be younger than 35 years of age on 1 September of the commencement year of study (exclusive); Must hold a BSc degree;

PhD candidates: Must be younger than 40 years of age on 1 September of the commencement year of study (exclusive); Must hold a MSc degree.

14

Language

BSc in Chinese

MSc and PhDcan be in English or in Chinese, IELTS of 6.0 is recommended if in English

15

Number of awards per year (or

per course)

15

16

Institution Online application

Mandatory

17

Admission from Institution

Mandatory

18

Application forms send to WMO

  1. WMO FNF
  2. Copy of the completed CSC online application from
  3. Pre-admission from NUIST or Hohai

19

Applications close date

End of February each year for Autumn start

20

Contact info

ouzhou@csc.edu.cn,

NUIST: caiyi@nuist.edu.cn Hohai : 183984639@qq.com

 

 

 

1

Host Country

China

2

Host institution(s)

Nanjing University of Information Science & Technology (NUIST)

3

Website

https://gjy.nuist.edu.cn

4

Location of Institution(s)

Nanjing, P.R. China

5

Address of Institution

219 Ningliu Road, Nanjing, Jiangsu Province

7

Course type

MSc and PhD Programs

8

Faculty/Departments/Majors

Master Program: Meteorology, Applied Meteorology

PhD Programs: varies of meteorological related subjects, please refer to the website

9

Duration of study

MSc Program-2 years; PhD Program-3 years

10

Course start and end date if

applicable

September – July every year

11

Target Region and countries

Least Developed and Developing countries

12

Fellowship summary

NUIST and WMO full scholarship

13

Basic Requirements

Applicants shall have bachelor’s degree or master’s degree in meteorology or related fields with good academic performance and

research ability. MSc candidates must be less than 36 years old on 1 September of the year they commence studies; PhD candidates must be less than 41 years old on 1 September of the year they commence studies.

14

Language

English, IELTS of 6.0 is recommended

15

Number of awards per year (or

per course)

10

16

Institution Online application

Mandatory

17

Admission from Institution

Mandatory

18

Application forms send to

WMO

  1. WMO FNF;
  2. Pre-admission letter form NUIST

19

Applications close date

February 28(29), commencement year of the

fellowship

20

Contact info

Ms. Candy, Tel: 86-25-58699848,

Email: caiyi@nuist.edu.cn

 

 

1

Host Country

P. R. China

2

Host institution(s)

Hohai University

3

Website

http://ie.hhu.edu.cn/

4

Location of Institution(s)

Nanjing, P.R.China

5

Address of Institution

No.1, Xikang Road, Gulou District, Nanjing,

China

7

Course type

MSc or PhD Program

8

Faculty/Departments/Majors

  1. Hydrology and Water Resources
  2. Agriculture Engineering
  3. Water Conservancy and Hydropower Engineering;
  4. Harbor, Coastal and Offshore Engineering

9

Duration of study

3 years

10

Course start and end date if

applicable

September – July every year

11

Target Region and countries

Least Developed and Developing countries

12

Fellowship summary

Hohai and WMO full fellowship

13

Basic Requirements

Applicants shall have bachelor’s degree or master’s degree in meteorology or related

fields with good academic quality and research ability, have a good mastery of English and must be recommended by WMO. MSc candidates must be less than 36 years old on 1 September of the year they commence studies; PhD candidates must be less than 41 years old on 1 September of the year they commence studies.

14

Language

English, IELTS of 6.0 is recommended

15

Number of awards per year (or

per course)

20

16

Institution Online application

Mandatory

17

Admission from Institution

Mandatory

18

Application forms send to

WMO

  1. WMO FNF
  2. Pre-admission letter

19

Applications close date

End of February each year for Autumn start

20

Contact info

183984639@qq.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

2 WMO-Ecole Nationale de la Météorologie (ENM), Toulouse, France

 

1

Host Country

France

2

Host institution(s)

ENM/Météo-France

3

Website

http://www.enm.meteo.fr/

4

Location of Institution(s)

Toulouse, France

5

Address of Institution

42, avenue Gaspard Coriolis-BP 45712

31057 TOULOUSE Cedex 1 FRANCE

7

Course type

  1. Engineer and Technician courses (BIP-M and BIP-MT)
  2. MSc in Meteorology and Climate Sciences
  3. Specialized training
  4. Vocational training
  5. Meteorology and Management

8

Faculty/Departments/Majors

Meteorology and Climate

9

Duration of study

1 week to 3 years

10

Course start and end date if

applicable

Variable (check website)

11

Target Region and countries

Least Developed and Developing countries

(check website)

12

Fellowship summary

WMO and ENM full/partial fellowship

13

Basic Requirements

Proficiency in course language

Variable depending on programmes

14

Language

French

15

Number of awards per year (or

per course)

Variable

16

Institution Online application

N/A

17

Admission from Institution

For continuous training and Météorologie et management course

Mandatory

  1. Procedure to apply to be found in the announcement letter on the website
  2. Motivation letter with registration form signed by PR, to be sent to cooperation@meteo.fr
  3. Complete resume,
  4. Copy of passport

For initial training, application through Campus France site (http://www.campusfrance.org/fr/user/register

18

Application forms send to

WMO

  1. WMO FNF
  2. Admission letter of ENM

19

Applications close date

ENM: Feb 11

WMO: End of February each year for Autumn start

20

Contact info

cooperation@meteo.fr

 

 

 

1

Host Country

Germany

2

Host institution(s)

Institute for Hydrology and Water Resources

Management, Leibniz Universität Hannover

3

Website

http://www.watenv.de

4

Location of Institution(s)

Hannover, Germany

5

Address of Institution

Appelstr. 9A, 30167 Hannover

7

Course type

MSc programme

8

Faculty/Departments/Majors

Water Resources Management

9

Duration of study

2 years

10

Course start and end date if

applicable

October 1 - September 30

11

Target Region and countries

Least Developed and Developing countries

12

Fellowship summary

WMO and LUH full fellowship

13

Basic Requirements

BSc. in water engineering

14

Language

English, CEFR C1 required

15

Number of awards per year (or

per course)

Variable

16

Institution Online application

Mandatory

17

Admission from Institution

Mandatory

18

Application forms send to

WMO

  1. WMO FNF
  2. Admission letter

19

Applications close date

University: January 15th each year

WMO: End of February each year for Autumn start

20

Contact info

starke@iww.uni-hannover.de

 

 

1

Host Country

Japan

2

Host institution(s)

Disaster Prevention Research Institute (DPRI),

Kyoto University

3

Website

http://www.dpri.kyoto-u.ac.jp/en/

4

Location of Institution(s)

Uji, Kyoto

5

Address of Institution

Gokasho, Uji, Kyoto 611-0011, Japan

7

Course type

Certificate

8

Faculty/Departments/Majors

Resilient Societies to Cope With Extreme

Weather and Water-Related Disasters

9

Duration of study

3-6 months

10

Course start and end date if

applicable

Around October - January

11

Target Region and countries

Least Developed and Developing countries

12

Fellowship summary

DPRI Full scholarship

13

Basic Requirements

Learning and job experiences in meteorology

and/or hydrology

14

Language

English

15

Number of awards per year (or

per course)

up to 3

16

Institution Online application

Optional

17

Admission from Institution

Mandatory

18

Application forms send to

WMO

  1. WMO FNF
  2. Admission letter

19

Applications close date

End of February each year for Autumn start

20

Contact info

takara.kaoru.7v@kyoto-u.ac.jp

 

 

1

Host Country

Republic of Korea

2

Host institution(s)

Department of Climate and Energy Systems

Engineering, Ewha Woman University

3

Website

http://cese.ewha.ac.kr

4

Location of Institution(s)

Seoul, Korea

5

Address of Institution

52, Ewhayeodae-gil, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul

03760 Republic of Korea

7

Course type

Master of Engineering, Master of Science,

PhD

8

Faculty/Departments/Majors

  1. Numerical Weather Prediction
  2. Dynamic Meteorology
  3. Climate Physics
  4. Synoptic Meteorology
  5. Satellite Meteorology
  6. Remote Sensing

9

Duration of study

2 years (4 semesters/per course)

10

Course start and end date if

applicable

March - February

11

Target Region and countries

Least Developed and Developing countries

12

Fellowship summary

WMO and EWU EGPP/F2 full fellowship

13

Basic Requirements

Female candidate only.

Master’s, Combined Master’s and Doctorate: Applicant must have completed a four-year- course    university    or    university-equivalent courses and acquired Bachelor’s degree.

14

Language

English/Korean:       Applicant      must      meet language requirements stated on the website:

TOEFL(PBT550, iBT80),IELTS5.5, TEPS 550

15

Number of awards per year (or

per course)

3

16

Institution Online application

Mandatory

17

Admission from Institution

Mandatory

18

Application forms send to

WMO

  1. FNF
  2. Admission letter from EWU

19

Applications close date

EWU: October 30 each year. EWU’s online application opens around September

WMO: November 30 each year for Spring start

20

Contact info

cyoo@ewha.ac.kr

 

 

1

Host Country

Netherlands

2

Host institution(s)

IHE Delft, Institute for Water Education

3

Website

https://www.un-ihe.org/

4

Location of Institution(s)

Delft

5

Address of Institution

P.O.Box 3015, 2601 DA, Delft, Netherlands

7

Course type

Master’s Programme

8

Faculty/Departments/Majors

Hydrology and Water Resources; Hydraulic Engineering and River Basin Development; Land and Water Development for Food Security; Hydroinformatics - Modelling and Information Systems for Water Management;

Coastal Engineering and Port Development; Water Management and Governance.

9

Duration of study

18.5 months

10

Course start and end date if

applicable

3rd week October – last week April

11

Target Region and countries

Least Developed and Developing countries

12

Fellowship summary

WMO and IHE full fellowship

13

Basic Requirements

BSc degree

14

Language

English: https://www.un-ihe.org/english-

language-requirements

15

Number of awards per year (or

per course)

up to 3

16

Institution Online application

Mandatory

17

Admission from Institution

Mandatory

18

Application forms send to

WMO

  1. WMO FNF
  2. Admission letter

19

Applications close date

End of March each year for Autumn start

20

Contact info

i.melis@un-ihe.org,

m.baburek@un-ihe.org

 

Federation

 

1

Host Country

Russian Federation

2

Host institution(s)

Russian State Hydrometeorological University (RSHU)

3

Website

http://www.rshu.ru/ http://www.rshu.ru/eng/ http://ums.rshu.ru/

http://apply.rshu.ru/content/eng/howtoapply/fellowship/

4

Location of Institution(s)

St. Petersburg, Russia

5

Address of RTC

79, Voronezhskaya str., St. Petersburg, Russia 192007

7

Course type

BSc, MSc and PhD programmes

8

Faculty/Departments/

Majors

Meteorology, Hydrology, Ecology and Environmental

Physics, Oceanography.

9

Duration of study

BSc: 4+1 years, MSc: 2+1 years, PhD: 3+1 years

(1 year in Russian language if needed)

10

Target Region and

countries

Least Developed and Developing countries

11

Fellowship summary

WMO and RSHU full fellowship

12

Basic Requirements

BSc candidates: Must be younger than 30 years of age on 1 September of the commencement year of study (exclusive);

MSc candidates: Must be younger than 35 years of age on 1 September of the commencement year of study (exclusive); Must hold a BSc degree;

PhD candidates: Must be younger than 60 years of age on 1 September of the commencement year of study (exclusive); Must hold a MSc degree.

13

Language

Russian

14

Number of awards per

year

20

15

Institution Online application

Mandatory: http://russia.study/

All RSHU candidates should obtain the Quota Scholarship of the Russian Government which covers tuition fee.

16

Admission from Institution

Mandatory. Please refer to the foot notes.

17

Application forms send to WMO

  1. WMO FNF
  2. Confirmation from RSHU that candidate participates at the procedure of Quota Scholarship of the Russian Federation Government
  3. Copies of all supporting documents

18

Applications close date

End of February each year for Autumn start

19

Contact info

Please contact wmo.mobility@rshu.ru, ums@rshu.ru for

the documents required.

 

 

  1. All RSHU candidates should obtain the Quota Scholarship of the Russian Government. Candidate should provide to WMO the confirmation letter from RSHU that he/she participates at the Quota Scholarship selection procedure.
  2. To obtain the Quota Scholarship candidate have to apply to the Russian Consulate/Embassy or to the Russian Centre for Science and Culture (http://rs.gov.ru/en/contacts) in their respected country. Please remember that admission deadline for the Quota Scholarship is different in each country, don’t forget to check the website.
  3. Please contact RSHU for the further information in advance.

 

Процедура подачи заявки на стипендию ВМО для обучения в РГГМУ:

  1. Все кандидаты РГГМУ должны получить квоту Правительства Российской Федерации. Кандидат должен предоставить в ВМО письмо-подтверждение от РГГМУ об участии в конкурсе на квоту Правительства РФ.
  2. Чтобы получить квоту Правительства РФ, кандидат должен обратиться в Посольство России или Российский центр науки и культуры

(http://rs.gov.ru/ru/contacts) в своей стране. Важно: сроки подачи заявки на квоту Правительства РФ в каждой стране различны, не забывайте проверять сайт! Обычно прием заявок начинается в декабре.

  1. Свяжитесь с РГГМУ для получения более подробной информации.

 

 

Contact:

International Relations Office,

Russian State Hydrometeorological University, Saint-Petersburg, Russia wmo.mobility@rshu.ru, ums@rshu.ru

Tel: 8 (812) 633 01 96

 

 

1

Host Country

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and

Northern Ireland (UK)

2

Host institution(s)

University of Reading

3

Website

http://www.met.reading.ac.uk/pg-taught

4

Location of Institution(s)

Reading

5

Address of Institution

Whiteknights ,Reading, RG6 6BB

7

Course type

MSc in Applied Meteorology and Climate with

Management

8

Faculty/Departments/Majors

Department of Meteorology

9

Duration of study

12 months

10

Course start and end date if

applicable

September 2020 – September 2021

11

Target Region and countries

Developing countries

12

Fellowship summary

WMO and University full fellowship

13

Basic Requirements

Second-class honours degree in a physical, environmental or engineering science, and A- level (or equivalent) mathematics and/or physics.

Candidates with different or slightly lower qualifications, or who have significant professional experience may be considered.

Please contact mscinfo@met.rdg.ac.uk to enquire.

14

Language

English*

15

Number of awards per year

Up to 5

16

Institution Online application

Mandatory

17

Admission from Institution

Mandatory**

18

Application forms send to WMO

  1. WMO FNF
  2. Letter of Offer from University of Reading.

19

Applications close date

End of February each year for Autumn start

20

Contact info

met-mscinfo@lists.rdg.ac.uk

 

* Applicants from countries that are not recognised by the UK government as predominantly English must provide evidence of proficiency in English before they can be issued with a UK study visa. See https://www.gov.uk/tier-4-general-visa/knowledge- of-english for details and a list of exemptions. University of Reading will accept applications from candidates who have not yet met these language requirements, but are unable to issue a Letter of Unconditional Offer until language conditions are met. If you have any queries about this, please contact mscinfo@met.rdg.ac.uk

** Application to University of Reading should be made as early as possible and no later than 31st December 2019. Note also the language conditions above that must be met.

 

 

1

Host Country

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern

Ireland (UK)

2

Host institution(s)

European Centre for Medium Range Weather Forecast

(ECMWF)

3

Website

http://www.ecmwf.int

4

Location of Institution(s)

Reading, UK

5

Address of Institution

Shinfield Park

7

Course type

N/A

8

Faculty/Departments/Majo

rs

N/A

9

Duration of temporary

secondment

up to 12 months

10

Secondment start and end

date if applicable

Variable

11

Target Region and

countries

Least Developed and Developing countries

12

Fellowship summary

The temporary attachment of the expert will work with designated experts at ECMWF to enhance skills as appropriate in areas such as global weather prediction in the medium range, extended-range forecast for up to a year ahead, use of advanced computer modeling techniques to analyze

observations and predict future weather.

13

Basic Requirements

Qualifications will depend on the focus of the

available opportunities for placement at ECMWF.

14

Language

English

15

Number of awards per

year

1

16

Institution Online application

Information and submission: https://www.ecmwf.int/en/learning/training/wmo- fellowship-scheme

17

Application forms send to

WMO

WMO FNF

18

Applications close date

End of February each year

19

Contact info

anna.ghelli@ecmwf.int

 

 

1

Host Country

United States of America

2

Host institution(s)

NOAA/National Weather Service

3

Website

http://www.wpc.ncep.noaa.gov/international/intl2.sht

ml

4

Location of Institution(s)

Washington DC

5

Address of Institution

College Park, Maryland

7

Course type

Training Certificate and/or Competencies Certificate

8

Faculty/Departments/Majo

rs

NCEP International Desks

9

Duration of study

Four Months

10

Course start and end date

if applicable

Variable

11

Target Region and

countries

WMO Region I (Africa), Region III and IV (Northern

South America)

12

Fellowship summary

Training emphasizes the understanding of atmospheric dynamics and the application of numerical model guidance for the generation of quantitative precipitation forecast products, sub-seasonal and climate forecasts. It applies WMO competencies

standards for general forecaster.

13

Basic Requirements

Open to all meteorologists and technicians

(forecasters), with priority given to meteorologists.

14

Language

English, Spanish for RA-III

15

Number of awards per

year

24

16

Institution Online

application

N/A

17

Admission from Institution

Mandatory

18

Application forms send to

WMO

WMO FNF

19

Applications close date

Training slots will be assigned a year in advance, with nomination package on file no later than four months

prior to the beginning of the fellowship.

20

Contact info

Ethan.Jessup@noaa.gov,

African Desk: wassila.thiaw@noaa.gov, South America/Tropical Desks: michel.davison@noaa.gov

 

 

1

Host Country

7 emerging countries: Brazil, China, India,

Malaysia, Pakistan, South Africa and Thailand

2

Host institution(s)

TWAS has about 1000 eligible host institutions in 6 developing countries with 11

programme partners

3

Website

http://twas.org/opportunities/fellowships/phd

4

Location of Institution(s)

Developing countries

5

Address of Institution

Refer to http://twas.org/

6

Course type

PhD in Natural Sciences

7

Faculty/Departments/Majors

Meteorology, hydrology and environmental

science related

8

Duration of study

PhD: 3-5 years

9

Course start and end date if

applicable

Various among partners

10

Target Region and countries

Least Developed and Developing countries

11

Fellowship summary

Full coverage of full PhD costs

12

Basic Requirements

MSc degree, preliminary admission letter from

eligible host institution according to chosen host country and programme partner

13

Language

English, Portuguese

14

Number of awards per year (or

per course)

10 PhD fellowships for WMO.

15

Institution Online application

N/A

16

Admission from Institution

Mandatory :

Must have preliminary admission letter from eligible host institution BEFORE applying, must comply with all eligibility criteria of the selected programme e.g. age limit etc.

17

Application forms to be sent to WMO

  1. WMO FNF
  2. TWAS partner preliminary admission letter

18

Application forms to be sent to

TWAS

Online portal for application

19

Applications close date

TWAS: Ranges between 31 August to 15 September each year, but some deadlines change yearly.

WMO: End of September each year

20

Contact info

fellowships@twas.org

 

 

 

1

Host Country

Argentina

2

Host institution(s)

Faculty of Engineering and Water Sciences, National University of El Litoral

3

Website

http://fich.unl.edu.ar

4

Location of Institution(s)

Santa Fe, Argentina

5

Address of Institution

Ciudad Universitaria. Ruta Nacional N° 168 -

Km 472,4. (3000) Santa Fe – Argentina

7

Course type

  1. Mater’s in Water Resources Engineering
  2. Master’s in Integrated Water Resources Management

8

Faculty/Departments/Majors

Faculty of Engineering and Water Sciences,

National University of El Litoral

9

Duration of study

2 (two) years

10

Course start and end date if

applicable

March – December next year

11

Target Region and countries

WMO RAIII and Latin-American countries

12

Fellowship summary

WMO and University full fellowship

13

Basic Requirements

Applicants must have a pre-graduate degree (Engineer, Bachelor or similar) in related disciplines granted by Argentine or foreign universities recognized by competent

authorities.

14

Language

Spanish

15

Number of awards per year (or

per course)

2

16

Institution Online application

N/A

17

Admission from Institution

Mandatory

18

Application forms send to

WMO

  1. Fellowship Nomination Form WMO
  2. Admission letter (FICH, UNL)

19

Applications close date

End of October for March start next year

20

Contact info

Dra. Marcela Perez

E-mail: maperez@fich.unl.edu.ar; perezmarcelaa@gmail.com