Fellowships for the first year of a PhD program in the U.S.A. during 2019-2020.  

The Fellowships are outright non-renewable grants for one academic year:

up to  $70,000 for Ph.D. programs                                                                                                    ($20,000 for stipend                                                                                                                            and up to $50,000 for tuition and health insurance).

 Applicants should have obtained their Bachelor's degree no earlier than January 1, 2015.

Fellows are expected to stay in the U.S.A. for a full academic year (nine months) at a top university. 

Eligibility requirements 

1. hold the Belgian nationality;

2. hold a Bachelor's or Master 's degree at the time of activation of the fellowship;

3. submit official transcripts as evidence of an outstanding Bachelor's or Master's degree record;

4. submit an application to a Ph.D. program in the U.S.A.;

5. have a good command of English and submit by November 15, 2018 a TOEFL iBT score of at least 100/120 or IELTS of 7.5/9; 

6. submit GRE recommended test results of (VR>160, QR>160, AW>4.0) or equivalent graduate admission test results.


Deadline for Application  

Before October 31, 2018 at 12 noon for graduate study in the U.S.A. during the academic year 2019-2020.

To check your eligibility please fill out the eligibility form.