Coimbra Group Scholarship Programme

Страна: Европа;

Дедлайн: 29.03.2013



Scholarship / Financial aid: various grant amounts offered

Date: 2013/2014

Deadline: 29 March 2013

Open to: oung researchers from higher education institutions from countries in the European Neighbourhood

Universities of the Coimbra Group offer short-term visits to young researchers from higher education institutions from countries in the European Neighbourhood. 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 eligible countries for the 2013/2014 edition are the following:
Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Montenegro, Serbia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine and Uzbekistan.


Applicants must fulfil the following criteria:

- be under the age of 35
- be nationals of one of the above-listed countries
- be current staff members of a university or an equivalent higher education institution located in
one of the above-listed countries
- be of postdoctoral or equivalent status, although some institutions may offer opportunities to doctoral students

Application Procedure

Candidates may apply for one university only. Multiple applications will not be considered valid.
Applicants will be able to fill in the on-line registration until 29 March 2013 on the Coimbra Group web site:
Applicants are not expected to provide any documents at this stage, although they may be requested to do so by the university they have applied for at a later stage. Candidates must indicate the name and contact details of an academic supervisor at the host university and provide proof of acceptance (a letter or e-mail) by this supervisor where it is clearly stated that he/she is willing to supervise the work of the candidate during the research stay at the Coimbra Group University.

This letter should be uploaded on the application form. Applications which do not fulfil this requirement will not be considered.
Information should be submitted in English. After submitting the on-line application a confirmation message will automatically be sent to the e-mail address provided by the candidate. This will be your acknowledgement of receipt. The Coimbra Group Office will not individually acknowledge each
application received.