The Bavarian-Czech Academic Agency is affiliated with the Bavarian Academic Center for Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe (BAYHOST) as its own department and acts as the central point of contact for all aspects of bilateral cooperation between Bavaria and the Czechia in the field of higher education and science.
The main goal of the Bavarian-Czech Academic Agency is to contribute to the development of excellent and sustainable academic networks in research and education by mediating, consulting and funding collaboration between Bavarian and Czech universities and research institutions.
The scholarship is for one academic year and can be extended a maximum of two times subsequently on application (for a total of three years). The scholarship is normally paid in 12 monthly instalments. From the academic year 2021/22, the scholarship is increased to € 10,332 per year (€ 861 per month). In addition, applicants with at least one child can apply for an increase of € 160 per month.
The aim of the annual scholarship programme is to support scientific and student cooperation between Bavaria and the Czech Republic.
Deadline for applications for the academic year 2022/23: 1 December 2021
Deadline for applications for the extension of the scholarship: 28 February 2022
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Established in 2009 by the Research Grants Council (RGC), the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS) aims at attracting the best and brightest students in the world to pursue their PhD programmes in Hong Kong’s universities. The Fellowship Scheme will provide a competitive annual stipend and conference and research-related travel allowance per year up to three years.
The Research Grants Council of Hong Kong is launching the Thirteenth Round of the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (the “Scheme”). The fellowship provides a monthly stipend of HK$26,900 (approx. US$3,400) and a conference and research-related travel allowance of HK$13,500 (approx. US$1,730) per year for a period of three years. 300 fellowships will be awarded for PhD studies commencing in the 2022/23 academic year. The deadline for initial application is 1. December 2021.
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If you or any interested parties require further information, please feel free to contact us at or visit the Scheme’s website at www.rgc.edu.hk/hkphd