International Federation of Surveyors Ph.D. Scholarship

International Federation of Surveyors (FIG foundation) will be providing scholarships of up to €4,000 plus possible funding for conference travel to PhD students. Successful applicants will qualify for a further grant of up to €3,000 to attend and present a peer reviewed paper at a FIG conference. The deadline is on Tuesday 1st June 2021.

The International Federation of Surveyors (FIG) Foundation raises funds to secure a sustainable future for surveyors.

Donations finance educational and capacity building projects and scholarships, especially in developing countries and countries in transition, and encourage research into all disciplines of surveying and help disseminate the results of that research.

PhD candidates will be judged on the quality of the application and need.

The required documents include a 200-word abstract, a one-page research proposal, and a letter from the editor of the journal indicating that the paper has been accepted. 

The deadline is on Tuesday 1st June 2021. 


Main Criteria

In order to be eligible for the Scholarship, applicants shall be studying for a PhD degree and registered solely in a surveying/geomatics academic programme that teaches surveying in a country listed by the World Bank as a low-income, lower-middle or upper-middle income economy. 

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