IMU Breakout Graduate Fellowships in Mathematics in collaboration with TWAS is now open. This program is exclusively open to students from developing country who wish to pursue doctoral program in the area of mathematics. This is a fully funded program covering all related expenses for maximum four years. Thanks to a generous donation by the winners of the Breakthrough Prizes in Mathematics – Ian Agol, Jean Bourgain, Simon Donaldson, Christopher Hacon, Maxim Kontsevich, Vincent Lafforgue, Jacob Lurie, James McKernan, Terence Tao and Richard Taylor – IMU with the assistance of FIMU and TWAS is opening a new call of the IMU Breakout Graduate Fellowship program to support postgraduate studies, in a developing country, leading to a PhD degree in the mathematical sciences.
Eligibility and Requirements
In order to be eligible for this fellowship, applicant must be a resident or a citizen of a developing country, and be pre-accepted to join a doctoral program in the first academic year after the time of selection in a university or research institution.
To apply, candidates are required to submit statement from the nominator, scanned copy of student passport, official letter of pre-acceptance in the PhD program, budget of total expenses requested, PhD supervisor CV, research project, two letters of recommendation , transcripts of coursework, nominee CV, nominee letter of motivation, research project and future plans of the student, nominator declaration, PhD supervisor declaration and nominee declaration.