Eurasia-Pacific Uninet Grant in Austria

Entries for the Eurasia-Pacific Uninet Grant are now being accepted. This program is exclusively open to PhD or Postdoctoral students from China or Mongolia. They must be studying in one of the specific fields listed below. The winners will receive a monthly grant which is tenable for maximum 9 months. The closing date of application is 30 September 2016.

Scholarship Description
Austrian Agency for International Cooperation in Education and Research (OeAD) is inviting applications for Eurasia-Pacific Uninet Scholarships. These scholarships are awarded to postgraduates and postdocs who are pursuing research program at one of EPU’s member institutions in China or Mongolia. The programme aims at strengthening the student’s ability to compete in the international market by means of study- and research semesters as well as teaching at member universities and research institutions.

Level and Area of Studies
Research program in the field of Natural Sciences, Technical Sciences, Human Medicine, Health Sciences, Agricultural Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Arts.

Place of Study
The research will be taken in Austria.

Eligibility and Criteria

  • Postgraduates pursuing a doctoral/Ph.D. program at one of EPU’s member institutions in China or Mongolia;
  • Postdocs pursuing academic work at one of EPU’s member institutions in China or Mongolia;
  • Applicants under a) have to prove that they pursue doctoral/Ph.D. studies, applicants under b) have to prove that they are employed by the partner institution; the grants should serve the promotion of young academic talents, therefore, postdocs should not have graduated longer than five years ago; applicants must not have studied/pursued research or academicwork in Austria in the last six months before taking up the grant

Applicants’ Nationality
This program is open to those from China and Mongolia.

Application Instruction
Application should be made through the online system at the link below.

Submission Deadline
30 September 2016.

Website and Application Link