Deadline: 30 June 2016
Scholarship value: around EUR 27,400
Description of Dr. Eduard Gübelin research scholarship:
The Dr. Eduard Gübelin Association for Research & Identification of Precious Stones – a non-profit entity of the Gübelin Group invites outstanding applicants to apply for research scholarship for MSc/PhD or postdoctoral program.
The Gübelin Association for the scholarship collaborates closely with the Gübelin Gem Lab, which provides administrative support and supervision of the development of the successful project/applicant.
The successful project proposal has to be truly innovative, with demonstrable novel thinking; it must venture into new areas, test new concepts and methods, and hence contribute to the advancement of gemmological knowledge.
Instituion: The Dr. Eduard Gübelin Association, Lucerne, Switzerland
Target group: any nationality
Field: earth sciences (mineralogy, geology, geochemistry), crystallography, chemistry, physics, material sciences, archaeology, biology, and related fields, to pursue a research project in the field of earth sciences or a related scientific field.
*BSc degree in earth sciences, chemistry, physics, material sciences or another hard science;
*The successful recipient of the grant, i.e. the applicant, must be a person rather than an institution or company. However, applicants are encouraged to submit project proposals that involve collaboration with a university or other research institute;
*Not older 40 years;
*Proposals must be in English, must not exceed 10,000 characters and should not include more than 10 illustrations, images, tables or photos.
How to apply?
Applicants for the Dr. Eduard Gübelin Research Scholarship are required to provide personal details as well as information about their academic achievements. in their online application form. Deadline for applying is 30 June 2016.