Organized by
CSTM – Twente Centre for Studies in Technology and Sustainable Development

University of Twente, the Netherlands


UNEP Risø Centre, Denmark

The aim of the course is to develop participants’ skills in writing fundable proposals in the fields of clean energy access, and climate change mitigation. In this way, the participants can contribute to the sustainable development of their countries.

Detailed information on the course can be found in the course brochure which you can find on our website:

Candidates seeking admission to the course can fill out the online application form:

Our short courses have been approved for the Nuffic NFP short course list. If you are admitted to our course you can request for a NFP fellowship. Potential applicants who intend to apply for NFP funding are advised that the deadline for funding applications is October 1, 2013.

For more information on this fellowship please visit the Nuffic website Please note that you will need a letter of admission from University of Twente before applying for NFP funding for this course.

In the past, international organizations such as UNIDO, UNDP, the World Bank, ESCAP, Commission of the European Communities etc., as well as national organizations, have made fellowships available for the course. Potential candidates are therefore advised to explore various funding possibilities in their respective countries.

The institutional deadline for non-Nuffic supported applications is February 1, 2014.

Inquiries about the course may be directed to Mrs. Barbera van Dalm
Phone: +31 (0)53 489 4377