ETH Zurich: Branco Weiss Fellowships

The University of Melbourne

Scholarship information

Award value (AUD $) 750,000 total value
Application deadline Jan 2023
Level of study Postgraduate
Number of awards available 10
Nationality All international

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Eligibility requirements

The Branco Weiss Fellowship is a postdoctoral program for exceptionally qualified young researchers. The fellowship consists of a personal research grant that enables the fellows to work on their projects anywhere in the world, for up to five years. The Fellowship is designed to support postdoctoral researchers after their PhD and before their first faculty appointment.


To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to:

Officially hold a PhD on January 15, 2022
Have obtained your PhD a maximum of five years prior to January 15, 2022
Not hold or have held a faculty-equivalent position (e.g. assistant professor or lecturer)

The Branco Weiss Fellowship is open to researchers at postdoctoral level in all disciplines. Please see the Branco Weiss Fellowship website for full details on eligibility criteria.

How to apply

Applications are submitted online via the Branco Weiss Fellowship website. Before applying, please read the Fast Facts for Applicants carefully.

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