ACS International Center Archives
Archived: November 21, 2013
The Boren Awards are administered by The Institute of International Education (IIE), which provides funding of up to $20,000 for U.S. undergraduates and up to $30,000 for graduates to study in Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East. For this session, "Boren Awards for International Study", the ACS International Center will host Sarah Gleisner, Outreach Program Manager at the Boren Awards, to speak about the fellowship and scholarship programs, and the benefits of international exchange.
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Archived: October 30, 2013
The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) is an independent administrative institution with a mission to promote contributions to science from all fields by disbursing research grants, promoting international scientific collaboration, and advancing university reform.The Japan Science & Technology Agency (JST) is an organization that promotes integrally science, technology and innovation through its programs of strategic basic researches, tech-transfer, scientific information, and science education and communication. On October 30, 2013, the ACS International Center webinar series hosted speakers from both of these organizations to speak about opportunities to study abroad in Japan, and the country's recent achievements in the realm of international exchange.
Seeding Labs provides lab equipment and Fellowship training programs to university and research institutions in 17 countries. The ACS International Center Webinar Series hosts Dr. Nina Dudnik, Founder and CEO of Seeding Labs, to speak about Seeding Labs and how the organization supports the ACS mission to explore the role the scientific community plays in empowering talented scientists in developing countries to conduct life-changing research that facilitates access to medicine, safe water, and education.
Audio recording, "European Exchange Programs for International Research"
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European Exchange Programs for International Research
Archived: July 31, 2013
The ACS International Center webinar series hosts speakers from EURAXESS, an initiative brought forth by the European Commission providing information and support to researchers wishing to pursue their research careers in Europe. The webinar featured a presentation on the current European research landscape and international trends, as well as highlighted exchange programs.
Archived: June 27, 2013
The ACS International Center welcomed speakers from the Council for International Exchange of Scholars to talk about the long-term and short-term Fulbright grants available in the STEM fields for U.S. Scholars, opportunities for Visiting Scholars to the U.S., and an overview of other Fulbright Programs.
Archived: May 22, 2013
The premiere session of the ACS International Center Webinar Series featured four speakers from the Research in Germany team, comprised of individuals from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), the German Research Foundation (DFG), and the American Friends of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation to talk about research opportunities in Germany.