The new MD-PhD Scholarships is presently accessible on offer for candidates from Switzerland. This program accessible to promising youthful doctors who wish to get a formal research preparing in regular sciences, in general, public health sciences, in clinical research or in biomedical morals, notwithstanding their medicinal education.
The point of the double preparing is to prepare MD-PhD graduates to seek after a career consolidating research and facilities in an academic setting, to wind up specialists in translational medication and to add to prove based prescription.
The MD-PhD scholarships are granted for at least two to a greatest of three years, inside a period window of four years beginning from the date of registration as MD-PhD or Ph.D. students. This time window might be reached out by a most extreme of one year in supported cases. The purposes of asking for an augmentation of the time window must be clarified in the application.
During the scholarship, grantees must give no less than 80% of an all-day work to their doctoral task. All grantees should be registered as MD-PhD or Ph.D. students and consent to the prerequisites of the nearby doctoral program in which they are enlisted for the whole term of the program. No prolongation of the scholarship is conceivable.
The scholarship is granted advertisement personam and covers the gross compensation of the grantee and also the government disability commitments to be paid by the business. Grantees must be utilized by their college amid the help time frame and the scholarship must be managed by the allow organization office of their university. The yearly gross compensation of the grantee is computed based on the SNSF most astounding pay scale for doctoral students expanded by 10%. The business’ government managed savings commitments are added by the neighborhood level rates characterized by the SNSF.
The application deadline is until December 15, 2018.