Call for Application for 2017 Water Quality and Sanitation Training Program

CAS-TWAS CEWE is established in the Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences (RCEES), Chinese Academy Sciences (CAS). The goal of CEWE is to culture the professionals in the water and environmental fields for the developing world through training, education and joint research programs.

In 2017, the CEWE will initiate two types of training programs for water professionals from the developing and emerging countries, i.e., Short-term and Long-term. The training program consists of lectures, technical tours, workshops and other related events. The long-term will have an additional 10 weeks’ internship in the laboratories. All expenses for approved applicants, including airfare, accommodation, registration and meals, will be covered by CAS-TWAS CEWE. Notice for 2017 Training Program.pdf

Key days for 2017 training course

Starting for submission of application form: 6th Feb, 2017

Deadline for submission of application form: 15th Apr, 2017

Notification of acceptance: 15th May, 2017

Invitation letter issued: After 23rd June, 2017

Short-term training period: 30th Aug, -13rd Sep, 2017

Long-term training period: 30th Aug, - 25th Nov, 2017


RCEES, No.18 Shuangqing Road, Haidian District, Beijing 100085, China

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Application and Selection Process

Applicants should be fulfilled with the following requirements:

Officials, researchers, managers in water engineering and management in the developing or emerging countries

Education background: master degree or above, or with bachelor degree and good professional experience

Below the age of 40, or those with sufficient professional experience below 45

Good language skill in English

Women are especially encouraged to apply

Applicants Materials

Application form (Click 2017 Application form to download)

Curriculum vitae (CV)

Photocopy of the highest degree certification