DOC [Doctoral Fellowship Programme of the Austrian Academy of Sciences]

financed by the Federal Ministry for Science, Research and Economy, additional funding comes from the City of Vienna and the Province of Styria


To enable young, excellent doctoral candidates from all disciplines to carry out their dissertation project within a definable period of time

Eligibility Requirements:

  • no age limit
  • maximum 2 years after completion of the Diplom or Master degree (for exceptions see programme information)
  • enrolment as a doctoral candidate at an Austrian university

Amount of Funding:  37,000 euros annually before tax
in addition, max. 500 euros annually for travel expenses

Funding Duration: 24 to 36 months

Deadline for Application: May 1, 2015 (postmark)