ThinkSwiss Research Scholarships – USA and Canada

Mobility Closed Call 15 Jan 2021 Multiple Countries Swissnex
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Description
Status
Closed Call
Date
15 Jan 2021
Type
Mobility
Countries
Canada, Switzerland, The United States of America
Institution
Swissnex

ThinkSwiss is a scholarship programme managed by the Office of Science, Technology, and Higher Education at the Embassy of Switzerland in Washington, D.C. The programme is funded by the State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI) and is supported by the Embassy of Switzerland in Ottawa, Canada.

The aim of the programme is to promote research opportunities in Switzerland for American and Canadian students and to foster exchange between Swiss, U.S., and Canadian universities and research institutions.

Eligibility requirements: To apply for a ThinkSwiss Research Scholarship, you must

  • currently be enrolled at an accredited U.S. or Canadian university/college
  • be a graduate student or an undergraduate student who will have completed their sophomore year by the time the research stay in Switzerland begins
  • provide a written confirmation from a professor at a Swiss university that they will accept you for a research stay in their group.