IRDR Young Scientists Program 2017: Call for application (second Batch)

Application Deadline: June 30th 2017

The previous winter, IRDR began the IRDR Young Scientists Program. IRDR at long last chose 41 amazing youthful scientists to join IRDR family in the main clump. Presently the second cluster has opened up for application. Youthful specialists are urged to apply for IRDR Young Scientists from now.

Goals of the scholarship grants

To Increase mindfulness among youthful researchers about Sendai Framework usage and give chances to further engagement through the Young Scientists Program on DRR.

Gather existing examination learning on DRR and distinguish inquire about crevices and needs in connection to the Sendai Framework Priorities for Action

Distinguish chances to subsidize continuing multi-disciplinary research by youthful researchers and early profession analysts

Give specialized support to promising youthful scientists in DRR fields

Manufacture and encourage solid and dynamic systems among overall specialists and foundations in DRR fields

Create, after some time, a group of top notch youthful experts that can offer help for approach settling on choices identified with DRR


To be an IRDR Young Scientist, below are the vital criteria:

Age: Less than 40 years on the date of utilization

Nationality: There is no bar on nationality

Connection: The applicant should be associated with a scholastic program (either Masters or doctorate) either as an understudy or as a youthful workforce.

Explore subject: The subject of research should be identified with debacle chance diminishment and its connection to more extensive condition and advancement issues.

Underwriting: must be embraced by a scholarly supervisor (for understudy) or leader of the office/graduate school (for the youthful resources).

Span: Minimum 1 year, and most extreme 3 years. The candidate can settle on their decision, and an ultimate conclusion will be made by IRDR.

Program benefits

Once chosen, an individual can be an “IRDR Young Scientist” for a time of three years. The kindred will get the accompanying advantages:

Connection to IRDR system of experts and specialists

Access to IRDR Scientific Committee (SC) for scholastic support/counsel

Interest in IRDR related preparing programs (there would be an alternate determination handle for each of the preparation program)

An endorsement for IRDR Young Scientist upon fruitful consummation

Duty of IRDR Young Scientists

Add to imaginative research in the field of natural disaster diminishment

Be the minister of IRDR in various gatherings or potentially online networking

Create and add to systems administration of youthful experts

Present a 6-month report of exercises in the endorsed configuration of IRDR

Recognize the commitment of IRDR in the scholastic paper, postulation and so forth.


There will be a choice procedure in light of the qualification criteria, and once at long last chosen by IRDR, the candidate would get a notice. The call for application is twice every year.

The candidates ought to present the accompanying materials:

Application Form( Young Scientists Program Application Form)

Curriculum Vitae

Detailed Research Plan (10 pages Maximum)

Suggestion/Endorsement Letter from the Supervisor

Duplicate of Student/Faculty ID Card


The candidates ought to present the materials to before June 30, 2017.

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the IRDR Young Scientists Program 2017

For more enquiries about admissions into universities abroad, send an email to or call +2348125835476

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