Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships for Foreign Scholars and Artists for the 2019/20 Academic Session

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Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships for Foreign Scholars and Artists  2019/2020.


The Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships are aimed at young researchers from abroad who have completed a master’s degree or PhD and at foreign artists holding a bachelor’s degree.

Each year the Swiss Confederation awards Government Excellence Scholarships to promote international exchange and research cooperation between Switzerland and over 180 other countries.

The research scholarships is available to post-graduate researchers in any discipline (who hold a master’s degree as a minimum) who are planning to come to Switzerland to pursue research or further studies at doctoral or post-doctoral level.

scholarships Description:

  • Course Level: PhD/Postdoctoral Degree
  • Scholarship can be taken in: Switzerland
  • Scholarship Award:  The scholarship covers a monthly payment, exemption of tuition fees, health insurance, air fare, housing allowance, etc., as applicable. Please refer to the country-specific fact sheets for exact scholarship benefits.
  • Nationality: International students from more than 180 countries.  See the official website for complete list of eligible countries.

Study Subject: 

  • Doctoral or Postdoctoral Studies or Research in any discipline


Applicants should please refer to the country-specific fact sheets for general and specific eligibility criteria.

Closing Date for Applications: varies, Sept-Dec 2018

How to Apply


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