University of Fribourg Research Grant in Switzerland

The University of Fribourg is offering a number of research grant for foreign researchers domiciled abroad. This program will support either PhD or postdoctoral students. All research areas that are available at the University of Fribourg are eligible. Expires in 40 days!

Award Value
The duration for PhD students is 4 months. The financial support amounts to CHF 1900 / month. For holders of a Doctor’s title it can be between 1 and 3 months. The financial support is CHF 2700 / month.

Level and Area of Studies
PhD and postdoctoral program in any available subject.

Place of Study
The study will be taken in Switzerland.

Eligibility and Criteria
For PhD student:

  • Minimum inscription of two semesters at a foreign university recognized by the University of Fribourg at doctoral level (not being registered at the University of Fribourg)
  • Foreign residence
  • Being younger than 35 upon arrival at the University of Fribourg
  • Being engaged in a research project at the University of Fribourg
  • Having submitted a complete file
  • For Post-Docs:
    • Holding a Doctor’s title that was completed within the last three years at a foreign university recognized by the University of Fribourg
    • Foreign residence
    • Being employed or involved in research at a foreign research centre of a foreign university
    • Having submitted a complete file

    Applicants’ Nationality
    Students from all countries other than Switzerland may apply.

    Submission Deadline
    28 February 2019.

    Website and Application Link