Swiss Government Excellence Scholarship for the academic year 2018-2019

Media release, 17.08.2017

Each year the Swiss Confederation awards Government Excellence Scholarships to promote international exchange and research cooperation between Switzerland and Greece. Recipients are selected by the awarding body, the Federal Commission for Scholarships for Foreign Students (FCS).

Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships 2018-2019

The Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships are aimed at young researchers from abroad who have completed a master’s degree or PhD and at foreign artists holding a bachelor’s degree.

You can find more information on the types of scholarship offered, on the selection criteria and the application procedure on the website of the Swiss State Secretariat for Education, Research and Innovation SERI. 

Please request your application package by email at the Swiss Embassy, with the subject line "Application for Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships 2018-2019".  

The application must be submitted to the Embassy from September 11 until October 31, 2017 the latest.