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German-Norwegian Scholarship Programme in “Energy Sciences”, 2015

E.ON Stipendienfonds is offering German-Norwegian Scholarship Programme for Master/PhD students and junior researchers. Scholarship is awarded in the field of Energy Sciences in the partner country, Germany or Norway, with a special focus on law, economics, policy and technology – ideally with an interdisciplinary approach. The application deadline is October 15th, 2015.

Study Subject(s): Scholarship is awarded in the field of energy sciences-with a special focus on law, economics, policy and technology – ideally with an interdisciplinary approach.
Course Level: Scholarship is available to students for Master, PhD and research programme at partner’s university.
Scholarship Provider: E.ON Stipendienfonds
Scholarship can be taken at: Norway and Germany

Eligibility:
-Master or doctoral student from German and Norwegian universities. Master’s programme or thesis/doctoral research must be related to “energy”. The scholarship must be used at an accredited university or research institution abroad.
-For German and Norwegian citizens and educational residents in both countries (educational residents: i.e. students who have a foreign passport but have already gained their higher education entrance qualification (Abitur / Artium / A-levels) in Germany or Norway)
-Study period spent abroad must be an integral part of the student’s Master or PhD programme. Long-term scholarships include compulsory language and cultural courses.
-Refunding of already started stay abroad/assignment is not eligible.

Scholarship Open for International Students: Scholarship is available for students of Norway and Germany.

Scholarship Description: E.ON Stipendienfonds is a scholarship fund designed to promote and strengthen GermanNorwegian academic relations in the field of energy sciences. This is achieved by awarding mobility grants to Master / PhD students and junior researchers. In addition, the aim is to organize workshops, conferences and seminars and further expand the existing alumni network. The exchange scholarship is offered by E.ON Stipendienfonds to Norwegian and German Master and PhD students studying Energy Sciences in the partner country, Germany or Norway, with a special focus on law, economics, policy and technology – ideally with an interdisciplinary approach.

Duration of award(s): Scholarship is provided for maximum duration of six months.

What does it cover? 
-Maximum awards: € 9.000 (Norwegian PhD in Germany) / € 10.200 (German PhD in Norway) / 6 months or € 6.600 (Master, German students in Norway) / € 5.100 (Master, Norwegian students in Germany) / 6 months
-Mobility grants for Master / PhD students
-Short-time stays for Master thesis (1-3 months)
-Seed money for junior researchers
-Presentations at conferences
-Supplementary financing (e.g. travel expenses and other specified costs) related to a period abroad
-Preliminary Language Courses in German or Norwegian in the respectively other country (max. funding: € 2.000, incl. accommodation)

How to Apply: The application should be submitted electronically.

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is October 15th, 2015.

Further Official Scholarship Information and Application