Call for mobility grants with South Asia and Iran 2019 (deadline: 31.3.2019)

The Leading House at ZHAW published a call for mobility grants with Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Iran, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.This mobility grant is designed for young scientists who seek the possibility to gain experience in international research and development projects. Recipients of this mobility grant will be enabled to build up new partnerships through personal contacts early on in their career. Such early international exchange should inspire researchers to seek international collaborations also later in their scientific career.

Mobility grants can be awarded to young scientists who:
– Hold a Master’s degree but no PhD yet and have not more than 6 years of professional research experience
– Are Swiss researchers who wish to enhance their career by spending time in an academic environment in one of the countries mentioned above, or researchers from the countries mentioned above to workon a project in Switzerland.

The applicant’s mobility visit should be for a duration of between 1 – 3 months. Total reimbursement of actual cost up to CHF 2,500.