OeAD initiates anniversary grant to celebrate its 50th anniversary. These grants are available for non-European researchers from Algeria, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon Libya, Morocco, Tunisia to conduct research in Austria. Postgraduate and post-doc students from the fields of social sciences, humanities and cultural studies are invited. The successful graduate and post-doctorate candidates will be granted 940 euros and 1040 euros per month respectively up to 4 to 5 months. The applications for this grant have to be submitted online by 1 April 2014.
Study Subject(s): Grant supports researchers who deal scientifically with the democratization process and thus contribute to the development and strengthening of the civil society.
Course Level: Grant is awarded for research program.
Scholarship Provider: OeAD
Scholarship can be taken at: Austria
-The OeAD anniversary grant supports non-European researchers in selected countries who deal scientifically with the democratization process and thus contribute to the development and strengthening of the civil society.
-The current regional focus is on the countries of the Maghreb; eligible for application are postgraduates and post-docs from social sciences, humanities and cultural studies from the following countries: Algeria, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco and Tunisia.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Students from Algeria, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia can apply for this grant.
Scholarship Description: To celebrate it’s 50th anniversary the OeAD initiates an anniversary grant, which will establish a strong connection to the founding history of the ÖAD. The ÖAD was founded as an association of the Austrian universities and was from the very beginning responsible for the support of international students in Austria who often also came from crisis regions. With the OeAD anniversary grant the OeAD sets socio-political priorities and shows its commitment to internationalization strategies. The grant is understood as an impulse and strives for the participation of other institutions and actors for funding.
Duration of award(s): Grant is awarded for 4 to 5 months with a clear focus on the democratization process in the Maghreb countries. Both the topic and the regional relation must be shown clearly in the application.
What does it cover? Monthly grant installment:
-for graduates: 940 euros
-for post-docs: 1040 euros
How to Apply: Applications have to be submitted online.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is April 1, 2014.