PhD fellowships

PhD fellowship

The PhD Fellowship is the most important funding channel to prepare young and promising researchers to complete their PhD.  For the funding of a limited number of fellowships, the FWO collaborates with:  SCK•CEN, L'Oreal-Unesco and VITO. The PhD research must be fundamental in nature.

 

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Special PhD fellowship

The special PhD fellowship enables persons not employed within scientific research to complete a PhD within one year. Applicants must be in possession of a "temporary leave" certificate issued by their current employer.

 

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Clinical PhD fellowship

The Clinical PhD Fellowship supports specialists (doctors, veterinary surgeons, dentists and pharmacists) who are employed in a full-time clinical role, to pursue fundamental clinical research. During the fellowship, the beneficiaries are released from clinical and academic duties in order to focus on their research. In this way, the gap between clinical research and clinical practice is narrowed.

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ICM-FWO Fellowship

Objective The ICM-FWO Fellowship is a specific funding channel to prepare young and promising researchers to complete their PhD based on hig…

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EUI Fellowship

Objective The European University Institute (EUI) in Florence is a renowned institute that offers young researchers the unique opportunity t…

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Doctoral (PhD) grant strategic basic research (SB)

Objective A Doctoral (PhD) Grant Strategic Basic Research allows young researchers to develop into strategically thinking and innovation-ori…

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