Berlin School of Mind and Brain – Doctoral Funding and Program 2021
Call for students with or without secured funding for a doctoral project.
Read more about the program
The application phase ends on 15 January 2021, 23:59:59 CET.
(a) Several “Mind & Brain” scholarships
In 2021, the Berlin School of Mind and Brain will once again offer a number of three-year “Mind & Brain” scholarships. The amount is 1,468 EUR per month.vStart of the doctoral program of the Berlin School of Mind and Brain is October 2021.
(b) Two three-year DAAD scholarships
In 2021, two three-year scholarships will be funded by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) as part of their Graduate School Scholarship Programme (GSSP). They are reserved for the best international students coming to Germany from abroad for their doctoral studies (or after residing in
Germany only for a short while at the time of the application – see below for details).
Eligibility for DAAD scholarships
— At the time when the DAAD receives the nomination letter from the Berlin School of Mind and Brain (April/May 2021), the last final exam (Master’s degree or equivalent) of the student must not have taken place longer than six years ago.
— At the time when DAAD receives the nomination letter from us (April/May 2021), applicants must not have resided in Germany for more than 15 months (i.e., not before February/March 2020).
— The scholarship amount is 1,200 EUR per month plus funding for travel expenses, insurances, research support, family support, German-language courses, etc.
START OF PROGRAM
Start of the doctoral program of the Berlin School of Mind and Brain is October 2021.
Link to website
Link to funding page for both scholarships
Link to application pages