The Swiss Government Excellence Scholarships are aimed at young researchers from abroad who have completed a master’s degree or PhD.
Three different types of fully funded scholarships are offered starting in September 2022 in all academic fields:
The Federal Commission for Scholarships for Foreign Students assesses scholarship applications according to three criteria:
a) Candidate profile
b) Quality of the research project or artistic work
c) Synergies and potential for future research cooperation
Funding from the Swiss Confederation
The following expenses are funded through the scholarships:
Get a scholarship to study in Switzerland for your PhD, Post Doc or as a Research Fellow.
Register for the introductory webinar:
Date: Tuesday, 31 August 2021
Time: 4.30 PM
To enquire about the full application package, please contact the Embassy of Switzerland in South Africa by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Embassy of Switzerland to South Africa,
Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mauritius and Namibia
Phone +27 12 452 0660 (switchboard)