Scholarship

ATTENTION: the call for applications is currently CLOSED. i+solutions would like to thank all prospective students for submitting their applications. The results will be announced soon. If you have not applied for the first round of scholarships, please stay tuned to this page, for more scholarship opportunities will be offered the upcoming year.

 

Interested in improving your knowledge about pharmaceutical supply chain management (SCM)? The i+academy has an excellent opportunity for you. In 2016, over 20 students will have the chance to follow the i+academy course of their choice, without having to pay the fee of 450€. 

 

At i+solutions, we believe in reducing the stock outs of essential medicines, so that treatment is always available for those that need them. In many countries, the supply chain of medicines is dysfunctional due to a lack of trained personnel. Human resources are, therefore, the corner stone for a well-functioning supply chain.

 

i+solutions has been offering trainings about all aspects of the supply chain since 2005. In 2013, we have launched the i+academy, an online platform so that students can learn about SCM in the comfort of their home -- thus reducing the fee from 2000€ (class course in Europe) to 450€. However, 450€ is still a big amount for a lot of people living in low and middle income countries. That is why we are lauching a scholarship programme. We aim to offer the opportunity to study SCM to more and more people.

 

1. Application requirements
Applicants must submit the following documents at www.iplusacademy.org:

 

- A motivation letter pointing out which i+academy course they are interested in and why this course would be important for their career.
- A curriculum vitae.
- A recommendation letter by a superior or peer.

 

In case there are any problems with submitting the documents on the website, applicants can send said documents to: iplusscholarship@iplussolutions.org

 

2. Application period
We will be receiving applications from September 1st, 2015 to October 15th, 2015. Succesful applicants will receive a notification by e-mail in December, 2015. 

 

3. Eligibility
In oder to apply, you must be either a citizen, resident or working for a country classified as having low or middle income, according to the World Bank Index.

4. Award
Succesful applicants will be able to follow one (1) i+academy course of their choice in 2016, free of charge. The Scholarship Commitee will inform sucessful applicants about the next available dates for starting the desired course.

 

Please read the scholarship's terms and conditions for more details.

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