Postdoctoral Fellowships in Biological sciences, Humanities, Social sciences, Medical sciences, Exact and applied sciences at Flemish universities, Belgium 2012
Study Subjects: Biological sciences, Humanities, Social sciences, Medical sciences, Exact and applied sciences
Course Level: Postdoctoral
Scholarship Provider: FWO
Scholarship can be taken at: Belgium
Eligibility: On the start date of the fellowship, the candidate must have obtained a PhD or a degree, in any scientific area. The PhD must have been obtained by June 1 prior to the start of the fellowship (for those fellowships starting on October 1), or by November 1 prior to the start of the fellowship (for the short fellowships starting on January 1 of the next year). This means that candidates may apply prior to the actual defence of the PhD thesis. Applicants for a Pegasus-long fellowship can only apply within 6 years after obtaining their PhD. Applicants for a Pegasus-short fellowship can only apply within 10 years after obtaining their PhD.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes
About Scholarship: Pegasus-long: postdoctoral fellowships of 3 years at a Flemish university. These fellowships are renewable once in open competition with the regular FWO postdoctoral fellows. 30 Pegasus-long fellowships are available, to be granted in a single call. Pegasus-short: Postdoctoral fellowships of 1 year at a Flemish university. These fellowships are not renewable, but candidates can apply afterwards in the open competition for a regular postdoctoral fellowship of three years. This short fellowship is available under the form of an employment contract (standard option) or a stipend (at request).
Application Deadline: May 1 2012, Feb. 1 2013, May 1 2013, Feb. 1 2014, May 1 2014
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