Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships for Foreign Scholars and Artists, 2022-2023.
Curated by Ishaaq Sarbah
The Swiss Government is proud to offer Excellence Scholarships for foreign scholars and artists in Switzerland. The funding program is open for the academic session 2022-2023. Scholarships are available for pursuing PhD, postdoctoral, research programs and fine arts at one of the public-funded universities or recognized institutions. The Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships are aimed at young researchers from abroad who have completed a master’s degree or PhD and at foreign artists holding a bachelor’s degree.
Research Area: PhD, postdoctoral, research programs.
Deadline: Varies from country to country: September-December.
Procedure of Application:
The application package can be obtained by e-mail from the Swiss Embassy. Please submit 3 sets (=1 original + 2 copies) of application documents in the exact order given below: The 1st set contains the original, signed documents plus the confidential letters of recommendation and if applicable the attested translations. The other two sets are copies of the 1st set except for the confidential letters of recommendation (only 1st set).
Supporting Documents: Applicants need to provide a signed FCS application form (typed and printed) with a photo, a full CV, motivation letter, complete research proposal, copy of the letter from an academic host professor, Two confidential letters of recommendation from, Photocopies of certificates and grade sheets, signed medical certificate, two copies of the applicant’s passport, Dual nationals add copies of both passports.
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