Application Due Date: March 31 st 2019

The UNU-WIDER Going To PhD Fellowship Program provides signed up doctoral trainees the chance to use the resources and centers at UNU-WIDER for their PhD argumentation or thesis research study on establishing economies, and to deal with our scientists in locations of shared interest.

Going to PhD fellows usually invest 3 successive months at UNU-WIDER prior to going back to their house organization. Throughout their time in Helsinki, fellows prepare several research study documents and provide a workshop on their research study findings. They might likewise have the chance to release their research study in the WIDER Working Paper Series

Choice requirements

Candidates need to be registered in a PhD program and have actually revealed capability to carry out research study on establishing economies.

Prospects operating in other social sciences might use however ought to bear in mind that UNU-WIDER is an economics-focused institute.

Prospects ought to be proficient in oral and written English and have excellent quantitative and/or qualitative analytical abilities. Applications from appropriately certified early-career, woman, and establishing nation scientists are especially motivated.

The program is specifically resolved at scientists at later phases of their PhD.

The Going To PhD Fellowship Program is extremely competitive and just a.
minimal variety of fellows can be accepted. Recently, one percent.
of all applications have actually achieved success.

Monetary help

UNU-WIDER offers a travel grant to cover the expenses of travel to and from the place of your PhD giving organization, medical insurance coverage (for medical and health center services arising from illness and mishap throughout your remain at UNU-WIDER), and a regular monthly stipend of EUR 1,600 to cover living costs in Helsinki throughout the duration of their fellowship.

The program does not supply services or cover costs associated with dependents.

Application treatment

UNU-WIDER just gets online applications for the Going To PhD Fellowship Program two times each year. Due dates for submission of applications are 31 March and 30 September 23: 59 UTC +3 each year
When using in September, you would be going to UNU-WIDER in the.
duration of February-June of the list below year and when using in.
March, you would be going to UNU-WIDER in the duration of August-November.
of the exact same year.

Please keep in mind that the link to the online application will just end up being active one month prior to the submission due date (e.g., application treatments begin on 1 March and 1 September of each year).

Picked candidates will be notified by e-mail of the decision within 4 weeks of.
the closing due date. The picked candidates need to validate their.
choice to use up UNU-WIDER’s deal 2 weeks after being called.

If you have an interest in taking part in this program you ought to finish and send the application.

As part of your application, you will be asked to publish your.
curriculum vitae. Your PhD manager will require to supply UNU-WIDER.
with a letter of referral, which ought to be emailed (by your.
manager) to the following address: The referral letter will likewise be utilized to license that you are registered in a PhD program at your university.

Please note we do not get applications by e-mail or post.


If you have concerns about the program please initially inspect our concerns and responses page If you still need help please call us at the following e-mail address:

Please note that replies might use up to 5 working days.

To Learn More:

See the Authorities Web Page of the UNU-WIDER Going To PhD Fellowship 2019

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