January 27, 2020


Munich, Germany

(Paid Opportunity)


CeNS International Call for Short-Term Scholarships 2020

We are looking for highly motivated doctoral and postdoctoral candidates who are interested in multidisciplinary research and want to join our collaborative network of nanoscientists in Munich University.

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  • All positions offer excellent re­search and training conditions within the stimulating scientific environment of the Center for NanoScience.
  • Applications by researchers with handicap will be considered with priority under equal conditions.
  • CeNS welcome applications from female candidates.
  • These are full-time positions. The possibility of part-time and flexible working hours will be considered.

Short-Term Scholarships:

Three short-time scholarships are granted by “Nanoagents”:

  • Using Advanced Fluorescence Methods to investigate the Assembly and Maturation of HIV
  • Synthetic Organic Chemistry
  • In vitro reconstitution of self-organizing systems

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Life sciences

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

From 3 to 6 months.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Master’s degree in a relevant subject at the time of project start.
  • The scholarships are open to non-German applicants only.
  • Bachelor Degree or equivalent in either the field of physics, chemistry or life sciences.
  • Ether prepare for a Master Degree in one of the same fields to be concluded no later than 2 months before the start of the  PhD project or hold a Master Degree or equivalent.
  • For postdoc positions: hold or prepare for a PhD or Dr. rer. nat. in a related subject.
  • Excellent Grades.
  • Avery good command of the English language.
  • Strong scientific motivation.
  • Interest in interdisciplinary research.

For Additional Qualifications here

Opportunity Cost

(Paid Opportunity)

  • The scholarships cover a monthly allowance of 1365 EUR.
  • No tuition fees will be charged.

How to Apply

First Step: Register an account from here. You will instantly receive a confirmation e-mail with an activation link. You will then be able to enter your applications details.

Second Step: Upload the following sections:

  1. Personal information “CV“.
  2. Bachelor’s and master’s Transcripts and Certificates.
  3. English Language Qualifications.
  4. You have to select one PhD or postdoc project that you are most interested in. You can also select a second, alternative project.
  5. Motivation essay .
  6. Two letters of recommendation are required. The online application tool will generate an e-mail request to your referees. They will be asked to follow a link in the e-mail and to fill in the evaluation form online. Please note that recommendation letters have to be submitted by January 30, 2020.

Note: All documents that you are asked to upload (such as certificates and transcripts of records) have to be uncrypted PDF files or .jpg files.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Esraa Mohammed Hashem / Egypt 

Reviewed by” Mohamed Magd Eweda/ Egypt 
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