These are a few links of institutes, associations or topics I was involved in. You will also find some links about scale insect related pages and outreach activities.
New York City
Richard Gilder Graduate School : RGGS is the graduate school at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City. If you are interested in natural sciences and comparative biology, you can apply for a Ph.D. program there!
Association for French-speaking Scientists and Engineers in Nagoya : ASFA is an association that gathers francophones (of any nationality) in research and engineering in the Aichi region. Founded and run by a professor at Nagoya University.
Nagoya University Early Career Researcher Association : NUECRA is an association at founded at Nagoya University to facilitate networking, socialising and communication among young researchers.
Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science : JSPS offers various fellowships to do a Ph.D or do postdoctoral work at a research institution/university in Japan. You usually need to get in touch and discuss about potential projects with a Japanese laboratory before applying.
Scalenet: an online database that gathers literature on described scale insects, an essential resource for systematists.