The outstanding scholars from European Neighbourhood Countries are now invited to apply a research scholarship of Coimbra Group Scholarship. This scholarship supports a short stay of researchers at Coimbra Group University for conducting a research activity. There are a monthly grants available for the selected applicants. To apply, please submit your completed application form no later than 31 March 2017.
Coimbra Group Universities have been providing, since 1999, young researchers from the European Neighbourhood with the opportunity to spend a short stay at a Coimbra Group University to carry out part of their research work. The main aim of this scholarship programme is to enable scholars to undertake research in which they are engaged in their home institution and to help them to establish academic and research contacts.
The scholarships are financially supported by the Coimbra Group member universities participating in this programme, while the Coimbra Group Office is in charge of the administrative management of the applications. Please see the participating universities at the website link below.
The value of the monthly grant is depending on host institution. It might be amounting up to €1600.
Level and Area of Studies
Research program in all field of studies.
Place of Study
This program can be taken at the participating university in European universities.
Eligibility and Criteria
To be eligible, the candidates must meet all of the criteria as follow:
- be under the age of 35
- be nationals of and current residents in one of the eligible countries
- be current academic staff members of a university or an equivalent higher education institution located in one of the eligible countries
The applicants should be coming from one of the European Neighbourhood countries. The list of those eligible countries can be seen at the website link below.
Please fill out the online application form at the application link below.
31 March 2017.