SNSF Doc.Mobility

The SNSF Doc.Mobility fellowships intend to foster the elaboration of dissertations within the scope of the awarded mobility. A personal supervision at a research institution abroad is essential. The fellowships include a grant towards living costs, a flat-rate for travel expenses and, if justified, a contribution towards research and conference costs as well as matriculation fees.


Twice a year: 1st March, 1st September (resp. at public holidays: the following weekday)



6-18 months (as a basic principle, fellowhips with a duration of at least 12 months are desired)

Level of education

PhD student

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Funding Types

scholarships / personnel costs


The grants range from 40'000 to 46'000 CHF (amounts on a 12 months basis, depending on the location). Other costs are possible.

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