ThinkSwiss Research Scholarships – USA and Canada
Deadline15 Jan 2021
CountriessCanada, United States of America
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.
DisciplineStudents from all disciplines can apply.
CountriesCanada, United States of America
Duration2 to 3 months
FundingA monthly scholarship of CHF 1,600 (approx. USD 1,600) for a period of two to three months (CHF 4,800 maximum).