The call for applications to the 2020 ThinkSwiss Asia Pacific research scholarship is now open until 15 January 2020.
The program provides grants to Research Masters students enrolled at Australian universities for a 3-month research internship at a Swiss university. The scholarship is open to students in all fields. Students are responsible for finding a host professor or mentor at a Swiss institution as well as clarifying the scope of a research project before submitting their research scholarship application.
ThinkSwiss Research Scholarships open doors to the world of Swiss academia that combines high quality curriculum with innovative thinking. The scholarship is open to master degree students or bachelor degree students who will have completed the 2nd year by the time the research stay in Switzerland begins and are currently enrolled with an Australian University.
Students are responsible for finding a host professor or mentor at a Swiss institution as well as clarifying the scope of a research project before submitting their research scholarship application.
Students enrolled at an Australian university can schedule their research stay anytime between 1 May 2020 and 14 February 2021. The start date must be no later than 15 November 2020 – in this case, research stay time period would be 15 November 2020 – 14 February 2021.
For more detailed information about the application process and eligibility requirements, please consult the FAQs or contact Mr. Sébastien Monnet, Science, Technology and Education Advisor, Embassy of Switzerland in Australia (firstname.lastname@example.org / +61 2 6162 8409)
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