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[ Information session: Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships ]


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Date and time 29.08.2019 12:0013:30  
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Category Internal trainings
Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships
Opportunity to welcome talented international researchers

When: August 29, 2019
Time: 12.00 – 13.30, sandwich lunch provides
Venue: BI A0 448

Registration: Please register here  

The Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships are available to post-graduate researchers from over 180 other countries in any discipline who are planning to come to Switzerland to pursue research or further studies at doctoral or post-doctoral level. Each application must be backed by a professor.
The aim of this information session is to inform you about the scholarship process and to clarify your benefits and responsibilities being the host professor.

  • Welcome Message, by the Research Office (ReO)
  • The Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships: an opportunity to welcome talented international researchers, by Prof. François Avellan, EPFL Representative of the Federal Commission for Scholarships for Foreign Students (FCS) and EPFL professor.
  • The Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships: operational information, by Nathalie Ritter and Murielle Fleury, EPFL responsible of the Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships management.
  • Q&A

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