Several foundations grant scholarships to doctoral candidates. The application procedures vary widely from one foundation or educational programme to another. For more information on applying for a scholarship, you can check the homepage of the Jena Graduate Academy.
The FSU annually awards scholarships funded by the State of Thuringia (Landesgraduiertenstipendien). The funding period of these scholarships is three years; extension for a fourth year is possible. For detailed information please check the homepage of the Jena Graduate Academy.
Scientific topics: not specified Application deadline 2021: end of September
Scholarships – MD projects
All scholarships for medical and dental students require interrupting course work for the time of the scholarship.
Interdisciplinary Center for Clinical Research (IZKF)
The IZKF offers scholarships for medical or dental doctoral candidates for one or two semesters. The scholarships are usually announced twice a year in January and June. For detailed information please check the homepage of IZKF.
Scientific topics: experimental medicine, molecular medicine Application deadline 2021: 29th January 2021
Jena School for Ageing Medicine (JSAM)
The Else Kröner-Promotionskolleg JSAM offers scholarships for two semesters within a structured supervision programme. The aim is to qualify medical and dental students for an academic career in the field of ageing medicine. The scholarships are usually announced once a year. For detailed information please check the homepage of JSAM.
Scientific topics: ageing medicine Application deadline 2021: 29th January 2021
Research Training Group (RTG) 2155 - ProMoAge
The RTG 2155 is a DFG-funded graduate programme focusing on basic ageing reseach. ProMoAge offers scholarships for medical doctoral candidates. For detailed information please check the homepage of ProMoAge.
Scientific topics: interdisciplinary ageing research Application deadline 2021: application is continously possible