Call for application
The following programmes are open for application:
Scholarship and Funding Opportunities Offered by German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
Application to the scholarship and funding opportunities offered by German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) is now open. The eligibility, requirements, funding details, and application procedures vary among different programmes. For details, please refer to the respective websites below. For enquiries, please contact DAAD.
|For Academic Staff|
|Research Stays for University Academics and Scientists||1-3 months||5 Oct 2020||All|
|Study Visits for Academics – Artists and Architects||1-3 months||5 Oct 2020||
|Study Visits by Groups of Foreign Students||7-12 days||1 Nov 2020||All|
|German Aerospace Center (DLR)-DAAD Research Fellowship Programme||1-3 months||Please refer to current offers for more information||
|For Postdoc Researchers & Students|
|Research Grants – One-Year Grants for Doctoral Candidates||7-12 months||20 Oct 2020||All|
|Research Grants – Doctoral Programmes in Germany||Up to 4 years||20 Oct 2020||All|
|Research Grants – Short-Term Grants||1-6 months||16 Nov 2020||All|
|German Aerospace Center (DLR)-DAAD Research Fellowship Programme||
||Please refer to current offers for more information||
|Study Scholarships – Postgraduate Studies in the Field of Architecture||10-24 months||30 Sep 2020||Architecture (Design/Planning)|
|Study Scholarships – Postgraduate Studies in the Field of Music||10-24 months||1 Oct 2020||Music in the artistic field|
|Study Scholarships – Postgraduate Studies in the Field of the Performing Arts||10-24 months||30 Oct 2020||Performing Arts (Drama, Theatre Directing/Theatre Dramaturgy, Musicals, Performance Studies, Dance, Choreography)|
|Study Scholarships – Postgraduate Studies in the Fields of Fine Art, Design, Visual Communication and Film||10-24 months||30 Nov 2020||Fine Art, Design, Visual Communication and Film in the artistic and creative area|
|University Summer Courses offered in Germany for Foreign Students and Graduates||Approx. 4 weeks||1 Dec 2020||All|
ACU Fellowships 2020
The Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Fellowships are now open for application. These fellowships support partnerships between academic and professional staff at ACU member universities, including CUHK. The fellowships this year will solely fund virtual collaboration. Each fellowship provides funding of up to GBP5,000.
The following is a list of fellowships that are open for application by academic and/or professional staff at CUHK. Colleagues may wish to invite interested external members to jointly apply for the schemes.
|1.||Accountancy Fellowship (Worshipful Company of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales)||Accountancy|
|2.||Agriculture, Forestry & Food Science Fellowship (George Weston Limited)||
|3.||Canada Fellowships – two fellowships are available:
|4.||Hong Kong Jockey Club Fellowships – two fellowships are available:
|5.||Information Technology and Computer Science Fellowship (Jacky McAleer Memorial)||
In some circumstances, the above fellowships can be used for collaboration between universities and the private sector. For more details, please contact email@example.com.
The application closing date is 14 October, 2020 at 23:59 UTC. Interested applicants should submit their applications with the required information via the online application system.
For further information, please refer to the webpage. For enquiries, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applicants are advised to send a copy of their application to the Office of Academic Links (c/o Ms. Lai Ching Yee; email@example.com) for necessary follow-up.
Eurasia-Pacific Uninet Ernst Mach Grant for PhD Students and Post-Docs for 2020-21
The Eurasia-Pacific Uninet (EPU) is inviting applications from PhD students and post-docs of CUHK for a research scholarship programme for 2020-21. The programme provides support to PhD students and post-docs undertaking short-term research attachments at one of the EPU member institutions in Austria. Application will close on 15 November 2020.
Terms of Award
- Duration of visit:
- 1-9 months for PhD students
- 1-6 months for post-docs
- Value of award:
- €1,050 per month for PhD students
- €1,150 per month for post-docs
- The award is meant to cover accident and health insurance, accommodation, visa, daily-life and travel expenditures. Recipients may receive an additional travel subsidy of up to €1,000.
- Recipients are exempted from tuition fees.
- The Austrian Agency for International Cooperation in Education and Research will provide logistic support on health insurance as well as accommodation.
Eligible Fields of Study / Research
- Agricultural Sciences
- Human Medicine, Health Sciences
- Natural Sciences
- Social Sciences
- Technical Sciences
Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton for 2021-22
Membership application to the Institute for Advanced Study (IAS), Princeton, USA is now open.
IAS is an independent private institution founded in 1930 to create a community of scholars focused on intellectual inquiry, free from teaching and other university obligations. The Institute is divided into four Schools: Historical Studies, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Social Science. Each year, scholars from around the world apply to go to one of the Schools at IAS to pursue their research.
Those who are chosen are offered a membership for a set period. Members receive access to the extensive resources of the Institute, including offices, access to libraries, subsidised restaurant and housing facilities, and some secretarial services. The eligibility, funding details, and application procedures vary among different Schools. For more information, please visit here.