Full MSc Scholarships at BERC – Call for Applications

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Deadline: 25 April 2022

Benefits: fully funded scholarship


  • The Biodiversity and Environmental Research Center (BERC) is one of Palestine’s leading scholarly institution for research and development in biodiversity and biotechnology. Established in 2001, BERC is an independent, interdisciplinary and internationally engaged institution focusing on applied research in biodiversity, environmental sciences, applied biology and related applications of biotechnology.  While oriented towards Palestine, the Centre conducts collaborative scholarly oriented work across the region and has partnerships in Asia, Africa, Europe, and America.


For the pre-selection, BERC will use the following eligibility criteria.

  • Applicants must have their Degrees earned from a college or university of recognized standing with a grade average of at least good for MSc applicants.
  • Applicants must be accepted to study for MSc in biotechnology, or agricultural biotechnology, biological sciences, at a local Palestinian university. Students at the thesis stage, are also encouraged to apply.


  • BERC is seeking applications for MSc scholarships offered by BERC as part of the project WheatMAX: Maximizing crop-use efficiency to support a climate resilient wheat cropping system” that BERC has been awarded by the Dutch Foreign Office.
  • Full scholarships are available for MSc students accepted for biology, biotechnology, or agricultural biotechnology program at a local Palestinian university in 2021-2022

Applicants can submit their applications (Transcripts, CV, and a motivation letter) by email: berctil@yahoo.com