Ernst Mach-Grants (EMG) – ASEA-UNINET ScholarshipsPosted on November 24, 2017

ASEA-UNINET supports the exchange of knowledge between partner universities in the member countries in Europe and South-East Asia (Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam). The main activity of the network is the organization and financial support of the exchange of scientists and postgraduates and the transfer of knowledge associated with this.The funding is organized by the OeAD-GmbH/ICM in cooperation with ASEA-UNINET (on behalf of and financed by the Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy – BMWFW).

Applications are open to postgraduates who have obtained a master degree (including master thesis) or a doctoral degree (or equivalent degree) in various fields (including e.g. Natural Sciences, Technical Sciences, Human Medicine, Health Sciences, Agricultural Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts) as well as to graduates in the field of music (only).

There are four types of grants:

  • Post-doc Grants (research grants)
    Duration: max. 3-9 months (new!)
    Grant benefit: 1,150 euro
  • PhD-Grants
    Grant for a complete PhD programme in Austria
    Duration: 36 months
    Grant benefit: 1,050 euros
  • Sandwich-Grants
    Grant for a partial study period during a PhD programme in Austria
    Duration: 9 months (new!)
    Grant benefit: 1,050 euros
  • Music-Grants
    Duration: max. 9 months
    Grant benefit: 1,050 euros

Additionally, scholarship holders receive a travel cost subsidy of max. 730 euros.

Maximum age:

  • Graduates and postgraduates: 35 years
  • Post docs: 45 years

Language proficiency:

Very good knowledge of English and/or German

Next starting date for applications:

End of 2017 / Beginning of 2018 – the process is currently delayed due to the definition of new administrative processes.

Links and download:

Where to apply:

Online at www.scholarships.at ONLY! (Paper-based applications are no longer accepted!)

* Deadline : 31 March 2018.

Contact:

OeAD-GmbH
ICM – Centre for International Cooperation & Mobility
Svetlana Kim
Tel.: +43 1 534 08-471
E-mail: svetlana.kim@oead.at