15 August 2013

GSLS Doctoral Program Fellowships for International Students in Germany, 2014

The Graduate School of Life Sciences (GSLS) at University of Würzburg is inviting applications for doctoral fellowships in the fields of Biomedicine, Clinical Sciences Infection and Immunity, Integrative Biology and Neuroscience. Fellowship worth of 1468 EUR / month and 5000 EUR/year for research and
conference expenses will be awarded to successful candidates.

Applications must be
submitted online till 30 September 2013.

Study Subject(s):

Fellowships are awarded in
the fields of Biomedicine, Clinical Sciences, Infection and Immunity, Integrative Biology and Neuroscience.
Course Level: The fellowships are provided for pursuing a PhD degree at Graduate School of
Life Sciences (GSLS), University of Würzburg Scholarship Provider: German “Excellence Initiative”
Scholarship can be taken at: Germany

Eligibility:

-passion for and experience in research,
-excellent university degree obtained within
the last two years, usually an MSc or Diploma
(if graduation is expected by January 2014 you
may apply; exceptional candidates holding an
Honours BSc can join after a qualification
period),
-proven excellent oral and written English skills
-eagerness to work in an interdisciplinary and
international environment.
Scholarship Open for International
Students: International students can apply for the fellowships.

Scholarship Description:

Würzburg is one of Germany’s leading life sciences universities.
Internationally renowned research centers as well as other research institutions provide exceptional research opportunities. The GSLS
comprises more than 300 PhD students and
runs research training programs in the following sections: Biomedicine, Clinical Sciences, Infection and Immunity, Integrative Biology and Neuroscience.

What does it cover?

-widely visible international research
environment,
-personal fellowship (1468 EUR / month),
-funding of research and conference expenses
(5000 EUR / year),
-supervision and mentoring by a thesis
committee, network of peers,
-scientific and professional skills training
(including a mentoring program for female PhD
students),
-tutoring for international students,
-MD/PhD program for medical graduates.

Click here to apply