University of Basel Biozentrum PhD Fellowships Program 2023/2024
The University of Basel’s Biozentrum PhD Fellowships Program is presently accepting applications. The program offers prestigious and highly coveted fellowships, and encourages young scientists from around the world who are talented, ambitious, and highly motivated to apply.
The Werner Siemens-Foundation and the University of Basel sponsor the fellowships to identify and support exceptionally talented graduate students in Life Sciences. Unlike other PhD programs that aim for a broad applicant pool, the Biozentrum PhD Fellowships are highly competitive and awarded to a maximum of ten exceptional candidates annually. Fellowship recipients receive a range of incentives, including the opportunity to rotate through research groups and other support that enhances their scientific expertise and career prospects.
Fellowship Sponsor(s): Werner Siemens-Foundation & University of Basel
Host Institution(s): University of Basel, Switzerland
Fellowship Worth: Funded
Number of Awards: 10
Study Level: PhD
Nationality: International Students
Requirements and Eligibility Criteria for the University of Basel Biozentrum PhD Fellowships:
- Applicants must be international students
- You must hold or expect soon a university degree that qualifies you for a PhD program at the University of Basel (MSc and equivalent).
- In exceptional cases, outstanding students with a 4-year bachelor’s degree, typically from outside the Bologna system, are also eligible to apply. These will be able to complete a Master’s program on a fast-track at the University of Basel as part of their fellowship.
- In order to be eligible to receive the fellowship, candidates can neither be enrolled as a PhD student at the University of Basel nor have signed a PhD working contract at the University of Basel at the decision date of the respective fellowship call.
Application Procedures for the University of Basel Biozentrum PhD Fellowships (How to Apply):
If you wish to apply for the University of Basel Biozentrum PhD Fellowships Program, you can do so online as the Summer Call 2023 is currently open. Your application should consist of electronic versions of your diploma/MSc degree along with your grades and transcripts in PDF format, a one-page scientific resume or CV also in PDF format, and contact details for two referees from your prior academic setting, typically faculty members. These referees will be contacted automatically and asked to provide a reference letter. Once you have submitted your application, you will receive more information on the application process.
Application Deadline: May 25, 2023
For more information Visit the Official Website