FWO: Aspirant Ph.D. fellowship

    For the funding of a limited number of fellowships, the FWO collaborates with: SCK•CEN, L'Oreal-Unesco and VITO. The PhD research must be fundamental in nature.


    Profile and conditions
    • You are of Belgian nationality or belong to one of the member states of the EU, the EEA or Switzerland. Non-EU candidates must have a basic degree from one of the countries of the EU or the EER or Switzerland.
    • You hold a Master's degree.
    • If, on October 1, you are older than 31 years, you must have obtained this degree no longer than 5 years ago (see regulations for details).
    • You have not previously received an FWO fellowship (not even in part).
    • You can apply maximum two times for the same fellowship.
    • On 1 October you have three years scientific seniority at most.


    Do you wish to become an international student next year?
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    • Net scholarship amount: minimum €1,860.55
    • Fixed bench fee: €3,720/year

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