Calls / Grants / Jobs

Early-Career Grant 2022/2023 - Leading House for the Latin American Region

The University of St. Gallen, as the Leading House for the Latin American Region, opened the Early-Career Grant 2022/2023. It specifically targets emerging Swiss researchers (PostDocs and PhD students) and allows them to boost their studies with a stay and fieldwork in Latin America without being part of a team or academic group.

Application deadline: 31.01.23

https://bit.ly/3AT1TH7

 

Addison Wheeler Fellowhip

The Durham University launched the Addison Wheeler Fellowship. It is designed to attract the best early career researchers across all disciplines to build international networks of scholars with a common passion for today's most important research challenges.

Three postdoctoral Fellowships are available, commencing 01 october 2023, with a normal period of 3 years.

Application deadline: 10.01.2023

https://bit.ly/3V8gXsE

Short-term Research in Korea, Whys and Whats

On 5 December at 9h00 am CET, the Science and Technology  Office at the Embassy of Seoul organises the online event "Short-term Research in Korea, Whys and Whats" to present Swiss-Korean Young Researchers' Exchange Programme. The latter is jointly operated by the ETH Zurich as the Leading House Asia and the National Research Foundation of Korea. During this event, young researchers from the programme currently in Seoul will share their experience and answer questions.

The next call for the Young Researchers’ Exchange Programme then launches on 9 January 2023 for South Korea.

➤ Mandatory registration https://bit.ly/3TYuUHS

➤ Additional information: https://bit.ly/3TYya64

GSPI - Impact Collaboration Programme (ICP)

The Geneva Science-Policy Interface has just launched its 2023 annual call for projects, the Impact Collaboration Programme (ICP). It provides a unique tool to spark, support and scale science-policy collaborations that strengthen science-informed policy-making and build policy-relevant research in support of global governance based in Geneva. A wide range of fields are eligible, such as health, migration, environment, peacebuilding and many others.

Application deadline: 12.02.23

https://bit.ly/3Tq7dYZ

 

 

The Chinese Governement Scholarships 2023-2024

The call for applications for the Chinese Government Scholarships 2022-2023 is now open. The scholarships are for one year or more. All students and researchers at all levels, who are citizen of a country other than People's Republic of China are eligible. The goal is to set up scholarships for talented students and scholars to pursue education or research in Chinese universities.

Application deadline: 20.01.2023 at 12pm. Application documents have to be sent to kyburz(at)swissuniversities.ch

https://bit.ly/3ehLGD7

PhD Graduate Programme: Call for Seasonal Schools in Switzerland to sponsor African participants

The Leading House Africa, jointly with the Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), are calling for applications for the PhD Graduate Programme from organizers of Seasonal Schools in Swiss Institutions of Higher Education. The goal is to promote research cooperation between Swiss and African PhD students of Higher Education Institutions in Seasonal School. The minimum duration of the Seasonal School is one week.

Application deadline: 28.02.2022

https://bit.ly/3ruH3bR

 

Scholarship programm Wallonie Bruxelles International (WBI)

The scholarship programme of Wallonie-Bruxelles International (WBI) is intended for researchers from any country with a doctorate degree wishing to carry out a postdoctoral program in higher education institutions organised or subsidised by the Wallonia-Brussels Federation.

Application deadline for long-term scholarships: 01.03.2023

Application deadline for short-term scholarships: several deadlines from 01.10.2022 to 01.05.2022

https://bit.ly/3rdIcol

Call for projets Morocco-Switzerland

The HES-SO as the Leading House MENA abd the Direction de la Recherche Scientifique et de l'Innovation of Kingdom of Morocco launched a joint call for projects. It aims at strenghtening the collaboration between Swiss and Moroccan institutions by allocating seed money funding to pilot projects. The eligible disciplines are education sciences, cognitive sciences, migration and biotechnology.

Amount: CHF 10'000 for the partner(s) in Switzerland and MAD 10'000 for the partner(s) in Morocco.

Application deadline: 09.12.2022, 17h00

➤ https://bit.ly/3Dl7oAv

Swiss Governement Excellence Scholarships

The yearly round of applications for the Swiss Governement Excellence Scholarships has been launched. Scholarships for research fellowship, PhD, postdoc and art scholarships are offered. It is available to post-graduate researchers in any discipline who are planning to come to Switzerland to pursue research or further studies at doctoral or post-doctoral level.

https://bit.ly/2WzpDsB

 

 
Student Summer Research Fellowship 2023

The ETH Zurich has opened the Student Summer Research Fellowship 2023. This programme offers undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to gain their first research experience in an area of their choice. It is provided by the Computer Science Department of ETH Zurich and takes place during two summer months. It is opened to all students worldwide.

Application deadline: 15.12.22, 13h00 CET

https://bit.ly/2lOU8hA

4EU+ Joint Master Degree in Global Environment and Development

In the context of the 4EU+ Alliance, the universities of Copenhagen, Warsaw and Milano have created the MSc programme in Global Environment and Development (MERGED). This two-year European Mundus Joint Master Degree programme will enable students to handle today's global challenges concerning the sustainable use of natural resources and developing new agricultural production systems.

The first year, all MERGED students will be at the University of Copenhagen. In the second year, they will choose between the specialisation in Sustainable Environmental Development at the University of Warsaw and the specialisation in Agricultural Development at the University of Milano.

Application deadline for study start in autumn 2023: 15.01.23 for non-EU applicants, and 01.03.23 for EU/EEA applicants.

https://bit.ly/3GVFQmS

Solvay Summer School 2023

The next Solvay Summer School will take place from 11 to 20 August 2023 at the Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management. This 10-day program allows participants to challenge themselves through interactive courses, workshops and real-life business cases. In addition to the main courses, participants choose a tailored option that aims to provide a thorough analysis of specific topics.

https://bit.ly/3Vr8SPW

 

Leeds International Summer School

The University of Leeds has just launched the applications for Leeds International Summer School (LISS) 2023. It is open to any students interested in studying in a diverse range of subjects including Arts and Humanities, Business, Engineering and Science and Social Sciences. Ten information sessions are organised between 29 November and 20 April.

https://bit.ly/3EBHTJW

Luiss Summer Short Programs

Luiss University is soon opening the registrations for the Luiss Summer Short Programs. All students who register before 31 December will have a 20% discount.

  1. 2 weeks: Management "Made in Italy": Food, Luxury, Fashion and Design
  2. 1 week: Frontiers in Finance: Cryptocurrency, Machine Learning and ESG Investing
  3. 1 week: Digital Platforms: Governance, Regulation and Society
  4. 1 week: Euro-Mediterranean Trends: Society and Culture, Politics and Economics
  5. 1 week: Sport Management and Law

https://bit.ly/3tXRwy0

 

Three internships in Foraus

Foraus, the Swiss participatory tink thank on foreign policy, offers three paid internships in their Geneva and Bern offices.

Application deadline: 04.12.2022

Berrow Foundation Scholarships to study in the University of Oxford

The Berrow Foundation offers seven fully-funded scholarships each year to enable graduates of selected Swiss universities to study for Master of Doctoral degrees in the University of Oxford as members of the Lincoln College.

Two of these scholarships are offered to pursue postgraduate studies in medical, chemical and biochemical sciences. The others are open to any discipline.

Application deadline: 30.01.2023

https://bit.ly/3UfALcF

The Chinese Governement Scholarships 2023-2024

The call for applications for the Chinese Government Scholarships 2022-2023 is now open. The scholarships are for one year or more. All students and researchers at all levels, who are citizen of a country other than People's Republic of China are eligible. The goal is to set up scholarships for talented students and scholars to pursue education or research in Chinese universities.

Application deadline: 20.01.2023 at 12pm. Application documents have to be sent to kyburz(at)swissuniversities.ch

https://bit.ly/3ehLGD7

SXS for ESA Internship Program 2022

The Space Exchange Switzerland  Consortium offers grants for Swiss universities students who carry out an internship in the framework of the European Space Internship Program 2022. These internships are dedicated to Master students, preferebly in the final of second-to-last year of a university course.

Application deadline: November 2022 to February 2023

➤ ESA internship: https://bit.ly/3PRz7w4

➤ SXS grant: https://bit.ly/3JvfasA