Young Scientists

Scholarship Funds & Awards for Academic Studies

  • Research Award 2017 - Molecular Infection Biology | Engelhorn Stiftung
    Deadline: 30 August 2016
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Doctoral Scholarship Programmes

  • Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt (DBU) - Doctoral Scholarship Programme (on-going)
    Deadlines: 15 January and 15 June
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  • Fonds der Chemischen Industrie
    Die Stiftung Stipendien-Fonds des Verbandes der Chemischen Industrie wurde 1965 mit dem Ziel gegründet, den besten Nachwuchs  im Chemiebereich zu fördern. Sie vergibt Stipendien für Lehramtskandidaten, Doktoranden, Habilitanden und Nachwuchsdozenten. 
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Post-Doctoral Scholarship Programmes

  • Human Frontier Science Programme
    HFSP fellowships are for three years. Fellows may choose to stay for up to three years in the host country or use the last year of their fellowship to return to their home country or to move to another HFSPO member country.

    • Long-Term Fellowships (LTF) are for applicants with a Ph.D. in a biological discipline, who will broaden their expertise by proposing a project in the life sciences which is significantly different from their previous Ph.D. or postdoctoral work.

    • Cross-Disciplinary Fellowships (CDF) are for applicants with a Ph.D. from outside the life sciences (e.g. in physics, chemistry, mathematics, engineering or computer sciences), who have had limited exposure to biology during their previous training.
      Deadline: August / September 2016
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  • Engelhorn-Stiftung: Post-Doc Fellowships (2 years)
    Working Field: Biotechnology, Molecularbiology, Cellbiology etc.
    Deadline: 15 July 2016
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Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions

  • Embarking on a research career is not always easy. And yet today’s young researchers are vital to Europe’s future. At Marie Curie Actions, we are well aware of that. So we want to make research careers more attractive to young people.
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