ThinkSwiss Research Scholarships 2021

Local news, 15.12.2020

The call for application for ThinkSwiss Scholarships 2021 is now open till  28 February 2021. A unique chance for students enrolled at Australian universities to spend up to three months in Switzerland and redefine your research thinking at a Swiss university.

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ThinkSwiss Research Scholarships open doors for students from Australia, India and Singapore to the world of Swiss academia, that combines high quality curriculum with innovative thinking. The scholarship is open to students who have completed 2nd year of graduation or post graduation, currently enrolled with an Australian university. Students are responsible for finding a host professor or mentor at a Swiss institution as well as clarifying the scope of a research project before submitting their research scholarship application.

All essential information as well as the application form: click here

For all details regarding the application process and the eligibility criteria: consult the FAQs (PDF, 175.4 kB)

Alternatively you may contact us via email: canberra@eda.admin.ch

Switzerland is a hub for excellent education, science, technology and innovation. It has outstanding universities with numerous programs, many world-class public research institutions and a thriving private sector that encourages research and development. 

For an overview on Swiss universities and research institutions: click here

ThinkSwiss Asia-Pacific is a scholarship program managed by the Embassy of Switzerland in Australia, the Embassy of Switzerland in Singapore and swissnex India. This program is funded by the swissnex network, part of the Swiss State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation (SERI).