Austrian Government Scholarships for Foreign Students

Posted on October 21st, 2015 in Archive7 Responses »

Deadline: 1 March 2016 Open to: descendants of forced laborers (regardless of their country of origin) or people coming from countries that have suffered exceptionally from the Nazi regime, especially from the recruitment of forced laborers Scholarships: EUR 940 per month, accommodation, travel costs


Austrian Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy (BMWFW) and the EU are inviting all international undergraduate, graduate and PhD students to apply for studying scholarships in Austria. The area in which the scholarships are awarded are the following:

Natural Sciences; Technical Sciences; Human Medicine, Health Sciences; Agricultural Sciences; Social Sciences; Humanities; Arts.

The scholarships can be granted for up to 1 Academic year. Short-term grants (1 to 3 months) have a priority in the period from January to June. Scholarships are also awarded for research periods... Read More »

Danubis Young Scientist Award

Posted on February 10th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 20 March, 2015 Open to: young scientists from Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Moldova, Montenegro, Serbia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Romania and the Ukraine Prize: EUR 1,200


The Danubius Award was created in 2011 by the Austrian Federal Ministry for Science, Research and Economy (BMWFW) and the Institute for the Danube Region and Central Europe (IDM) with the intention to honor persons with extraordinary achievements in their scientific activity and output in relation to the Danube Region.

The award seeks to highlight the scientific work and talent of young researchers and enhance the visibility of the scientific community in the region. Moreover, the award encourages young scientists to engage themselves in the scientific examination of the multifaceted... Read More »