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ThinkSwiss Research Scholarship

Important Dates

National Application Deadline (Application Period): 
Friday, January 15, 2021

Application Materials

Eligibility

Open to: 
Graduate students
Undergraduates
Eligibility requirements: 
  • Currently be enrolled at an accredited US or Canadian university/college

  • Be a graduate student or an undergraduate student who will have completed their sophomore year by the time the research stay in Switzerland begins
  • Provide a written confirmation from a professor at a Swiss university that they will accept you for a research stay in their group

Application

Application Process: 

Timeline

The ThinkSwiss Research Scholarship does not have a campus process. The national deadline is typically in mid-January. The application process is lengthy and requires many months of preparation.

Should I apply?

Important information, which can help you determine if the ThinkSwiss Research Scholarship is right for you, can be found here: https://stanford.box.com/Should-I-Apply-General-Handout

Additional information on the ThinkSwiss Research Scholarship, including application criteria, can be found at: https://thinkswiss.org

Additional Information

Contact: 

How the ORC can help

After reading this website and the official ThinkSwiss Research Scholarship website you should attend an information session. Info sessions can be found at http://bechtel.stanford.edu/overseas-scholarships

 
Amount Awarded: 
Monthly scholarship of ~$1,600 (CHF 1,600) for a period of 2-3 months which covers part of living costs

About the ThinkSwiss Research Scholarship

ThinkSwiss is a program whose aim is to encourage collaboration between Swiss and US students and academics in a variety of fields. The scholarship is open to outstanding students in all fields with an interest in conducting research or participating in a summer school course in Switzerland.

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Duration: 
Summer
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