Scholarships and awards

External Award: Scuola Normale Superiore PhD Scholarships

August 23, 2016
Print

Scuola Normale Superiore is awarding up to 91 fully funded PhD scholarships for the academic year 2016-2017. International and Italian students can apply for these PhD scholarships.

PhD Programmes available at SNS include:

  • Classics
  • Cultures and Societies of Contemporary Europe
  • Financial Mathematics
  • Literature, Art and History in Medieval and Modern Europe
  • Mathematics
  • Methods and Models for Molecular Sciences
  • Nanosciences
  • Neurosciences
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Political Science and Sociology

All PhD programmes are open to both Italian citizens and students from outside Italy. They offer unique conditions for scientific growth. All students admitted to PhD programmes receive full financial support. This includes tuition, fees, and a cost-of-living stipend. Support is provided to students who remain in good academic standing and make satisfactory progress towards their PhD degree. All students will be assigned further funding for their research activities and travel. Each PhD course offers scholarships reserved to students who graduated in non-Italian universities. Admissions are based on candidates’ academic work and interviews.

Applications for admission o the selection process must be reigistered by August 30, 2016. For more details please see the Call for Applications.

Recent Blog Posts

  • "Innovate: New Approaches to Canadian International Cooperation" Symposium and Devlab April 23, 2018
    This two-day Symposium and DevLab will bring together researchers, entrepreneurs, NGOs, funders, social innovators and technology experts to explore how social innovation and new technologies can enhance the delivery of Canadian aid, transform global development and fuel innovation in support of partnerships for sustainable development (SDG 17). Early bird registration ends May 4, 2018.

  • External Award: Schwarzman Scholars April 23, 2018
    Applications are now open for the Schwarzman Scholars Fellowship in Global Affairs at Tsinghua University in Beijing (China). Apply by October 1st, 2018 (or May 31st, 2018 if you hold a passport from China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, or Macao).

  • External Award: Ivarson Scholarship for Students in Soil Science and Related Studies April 20, 2018
    Applications are invited for the 2018 Ivarson Scholarship for Students in Soil Science and Related Studies. Open to Canadian master's or doctoral students. Apply by May 25, 2018.

View Posts by Category