Calls / Grants / Jobs

Calls from the Leading House Asia

The ETH Zurich as the Leading House Asia has launched two separate calls. The first one is the Innovation Partnership Grants which supports the establishment of a cooperation between Switzerland-based researchers with non-academic innovation agents in East and Southeast Asia. The second one is the Opportunity Grants, which supports initiatives of researchers from Swiss universities, universities of applied sciences, universities of teacher education and public research institute, linked to specific events or incidents in East and Southeast Asia.

Application deadline: 15.05.2023

MSCA master class 2023

The University catholique de Louvain (UCLouvain) is organising the "MSCA MASTER CLASS 2023" at the end of May. It is intended to postdoctoral candidates interested in applying to the Horizon Europe MSCA Postdoctoral Fellowships HORIZON-MSCA-2023-PF-01 call with UCLouvain. 

Application deadline: 05.05.2023


Korean Graduate Degree Scholarship Program 2023-2024

The call for applicants for the Global Korean Scholarships GKS for graduate studies is now open. It offers scholarships for Master's program, Doctoral program and research program. All fields are eligible. 

Application deadline: 30.03.2023

Polish Government Scholarships

The Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange NAWA has launched the Polish Government Scholarships for 2023/2024. It offers 36 scholarship months to Switzerland. They can be divided into short scholarships of, for instance, 1 month or granted for a semester or a full academic year. Eligible visits are those whose purpose is to:

  • complete partial studies
  • complete studies (Bachelor, Master or education at a doctoral school)
  • complete a research fellowship
  • complete a study visit
  • acquire research material
  • hold classes at the host institution
  • take up other forms of scientific or academic activity related to studying or preparing a doctoral dissertation or doing research.

Application deadline: 06.04.23

2023 Young Researchers Exchange Programme

The ETH Zurich, as the Leading House Asia, has launched the 2023 Young Researchers Exchange Programme with the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS). Doctoral candidates from Swiss universities, universities of applied sciences, and public research institutes are eligible for a 3 to 6 months fellowship.

Application deadline: 30.04.23

Fullbright Visiting Scholar Program

The Fullbright Visiting Scholar Program is a non-degree, post-doctoal award program for researchers, university lecturers and experts from academic institutions in Switzerland who wish to conduct post-doctoral research, lecture, or pursue combined lecturing and research in the United States. Grants are available between August 2024 and July 2025 for periods of 3 to 10 months.

Application deadline: 04.08.23

Impact Sabbatical for Swiss Academia

Swissnex is organising the "Impact Sabbatical for Swiss Academia". It offers the opportunity to Swiss researchers, professors and lecturers to spend an Impact Sabbatical at Swissnex in San Francisco in the spring or Summer 2023. Participants will be part of a Swiss academic cohort conducting research on a shared subject. The spring cohort will focus on Climate and Sustainability and the summer one on Health and Well-Being. The program provides participants with an immersion into the San Francisco Bay Area innovation ecosystem that helps them take their research project to the next level.

For the Spring Sabbatical, starting on April 11 2023, application deadline: 31.01.23

For the Summer Sabbatical, starting on July 17 2023, application deadline: 30.04.23

Leading House Asia - Young Researchers' Exchange Programme

The ETH Zürich as the Leading House Asia has launched the 2023 Call for Young Researchers' Exchange Programme with the National Research Foundation of Korea. It is open to doctoral students and in exceptional cases early-career postdoctoral students, from Swiss universities, universities of applied sciences and public research institutes. All disciplines are eligible.

Application deadline: 31.03.23

Bordeaux Summer Schools

The Bordeaux Summer Schools programme from the University of Bordeaux is taking place between May and September 2023. It offers a range of high-quality, international summer schools for graduate and doctoral students as well as young researchers. Topics cover a variety of disciplines, ranging from African studies to artificial intelligence to cardiology to digital humanities to neuroscience and more.

Summer Schools at the University of Angers

The University of Angers organises its Summer Schools 2023. These intensive programmes help international students and young professionals develop their academic skills in a great setting. Courses take place between 24th June and 5th July and include lectures, practical workshops, company visits and cultural trips. This year’s topics cover research, primary care, simulation in healthcare, vascular medicine, plant health and organic electronics.

Application deadline: 10.04.2023

National University of Singapore summer programmes

The National University of Singapore (NUS) offers a wide range of summer programms. While immersing themselves in the Singaporean culture, students can read from a wide range of courses which are supplemented with field trips or hands-on projects.

Inernational Summer Program of Seoul National University

The International Summer Program at Seoul National University is a 5-week program designed for Bachelor's or Master's students offering Korean language class, Extra-curricular activities as Taekwondo, K-pop dance classes, field trips and many courses in fields such as business, engineering and social sciences.

Students can choose to apply for on-campus housing and the early bird registration ends on April 4, which gives them 20% discount on tuition fee.

Vancouver Summer School Program

The Vancouver Summer Program is an opportunity for undergraduate students to study at the University of British Columbia in Summer 2023. The second session, from July 14 to August 14, is still open for application until April 8.

UPF Barcelona International Summer School

The 6th edition of the Barcelona International Summer School will take place in the Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF) Ciutadella Campus from July 3rd to July 28th, 2023. The catalog of courses has been renewed. This year, opportunities are offered on Public Health, Humanities, Global Justice, Artificial Intelligence, Audiovisual Narratives, Archeology, and many others.

Application deadline: 15.06.2023

ISIT Summer School in Intercultural Management

ISIT Paris is organising the Summer School in Intercultural Management from June 26 to July 13 2023. This programme gives students the opportunity to interact with peers from different countries, improve their French language skills and understand the key role of intercultural management in business.

Application deadline: 16.04.2023


Utrecht Summer School

The faculty of Geosciences of Utrecht University in Netherlands is organising its Summer Schools Programme 2023 from 3 to 14 July. It offers 3 courses providing participants with geological, geographical, environmental, cultural and social experience. It is open to Bachelor, Master and Ph.D. students.


Latvian State Scholarships 2023/2024

The call for applications for the Latvian State Scholarships 2023-2024 is now open. It offers scholarships for studies to all students at all levels and from all fields. It also gives the opportunity to students, academic and research staff from foreign higher education institutions to participate in summer schools in Latvia.

Application deadline: 01.04.2023

Tec Summer School 2023

Tec de Monterrey is organising the Tec Summer School 2023. It allows participants to benefit from different academic programmes, such as regular university courses, Spanish as a second language, undergraduate research projects, and iSummerMx. The latter gives sudents the opportunity to live five weeks on four different campuses with a chance to learn about different parts of the country without ceasing their studies.

Application deadline: 12.05.23

Cornell-Paris 1 Summer Institute

The Cornell-Paris 1 Summer Institute is a 3-week programme cosponsored by Cornell Law School and the Sorbonne Law School taking place at the Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University from July 3 to July 21. It will feature prolific legal scholars, an expansive curriculum in International and Comparative Law and many cultural offerings.

Social Business Creation competition

The HEC Montreal organises the 8th edition of the Social Business Creation (SBC) competition. In this innovative training platform through which participants learn about how to use market mechanisms to solve social challenges. The 7-month competition is structured in 4 rounds.

Application will be starting to be accepted in March here:


Singapore Management University Global Summer Programme

The Singapore Management University (SMU) Global Summer Programme (GSP) 2023 will take place from 26 June to 21 July. It consists of tw0 tracks, Asian Insights and Sustainable Futures, with 13 specially curated courses.

Deadline for application : 15.04.23

Scholarships to study in Taiwan

The Ministry of Education in Taiwan has opened registrations for the Taiwan Scholarship Program. It allows Swiss or Liechtenstein students to study in Taiwan.

Application deadline: 31.03.23

University of York Undergraduate Summer School

The University of York has opened its 2023 Undergraduate Summer School. It offers two-week subject specific programmes as well as certificate on successful completion. Academic provision is supplemented by a free time schedule, and students can stay in the safe environment of the campus, all in the historic city of York.

Summer Programmes - Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

The Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore has opened its summer programmes. They are ideal to get a taste of Italy while studying in a traditional Italian educational context. It combines short-term courses from different academic areas.

Deadline for application: 01.04.23


Scholarships to study in the United States

The Fullbright Foreign Student Program offers with both Swiss citizenship and English proficiency scholarship to pursue studies at the master's or Ph.D. level. Participants can study at any recognized institution of higher education in the United States in any field except medicine (not including Public Health or medical research), dentistry, and veterinary medicine.

Deadline for application: 4.08.23

Waseda Summer Session 2023

The University of Waseda, in Japan, has opened the Waseda Summer Session 2023. Participants can chose 2 from 14 courses sur as literature and art, business, culture, history, politics, and so on, and earn credits. Extracurricular activities will also be organised to experience Tokyo and Japan.

Deadline for application: 01.03.23

Ashoka summer session

The University of Ashoka, in India, welcomes international students for the Ashoka summer session. It offers different courses across discipline, such as Creative Writing, Economics, Environmental Studies (field courses), Indian Politics and many others, between July 3rd to August 11th. It also gives the opportunity to learn about India and exchange with Ashoka students.

Scholarships to study in Romania

The Romanian State awards through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs scholarships to foreign citizens to study in Romania at the Bachelor, Master and PhD degree studies, as well as for language studies. Priority is given to citizens of non-Eu states.

Application deadline: 01.03.23

HEC Montréal - Business French Summer School

The HEC Montréal has opened registrations for the Business French Summer School (BFSS), happening from Monday, July 10 to Friday, August 4, in Montréal. This 6 ECTS credits language immersion program is suitable to all students as it does require any prior specific knowledge in business or French (levels offered : from Beginner to Intermediate/Advanced).

Application deadline: 17.06.23

Turku Abo summer School

The Turku Abo Summer School has opened its registrations. It offers 16 affordable, topical, wide-ranging and fully accreditated courses from the key areas of five higher education institutions in the Turku region, in Finland. It is organised in August 2023. Five courses are organised online.

Application deadline: 15.04.23

The Finance and Management Summer School - Frankfurt School

The Frankfurt School has opened the 2023 edition of the Finance and Management Summer School. From 10 to 21 July 2023, students will cover different topics, with one week dedicated to finance and one week dedicated to management. They will benefit from networking events, lectures from industry experts and even sportive activities. Students with a Bachelor's degree or eligible to do a Master can apply. UNIGE students, like any other students from a partner university, will have a 25% discount.

Application deadline: 15.06.23

All information can be found in this document.

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Summer School of Experimental Surgery

Our 4EU+ partner Charles University, especially its Faculty of Medicine in Pilsen, has just opened the applications for the Summer School of Experimental Surgery. It is open to any pre-graduate students of Medecine in at least 3rd year of studies. It allows participants to learn and practice essential surgical skills and procedures on experimental animal models in an intensive hand-on training. It will be held from 3 to 14 July 2023 in Pilsen, Czech Republic.

A discount is available for participants who apply before 31 December 2022.

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.


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.

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