Fellowships for Post-doctoral research in the U.S.A.during 2020-2021

The fellowship are outright non-renewable grants:   

of $50,000 for post-doctoral fellows.

In addition, the Foundation pays for coverage of health insurance on its own insurance policy.

Fellowships must start between July 1, 2020 and December 31st, 2020 and Fellows are expected to stay for a period of 12 months in the U.S.A.. 

Post-doctoral (post-PhD) applicants should by July 1, 2020 have no more than 2 years since obtaining their PhD degree.                                                                                                                           

Post-doctoral (post MD or post DVM) applicants should by July 1, 2020 have no more than 2 years of postdoctoral research experience (not including their years of clinical speciality training).

Eligibility requirements  

1. hold the Belgian nationality;
2. hold a Ph.D. degree or equivalent doctoral degree from a Belgian university at the time of activation of the fellowship;
3. have an outstanding academic record;
4. have a good command of the English language.


Deadline for Application  

Before October 31, 2019 at 12 noon                                                                                                 For research starting between July 1 and December 31, 2020 in the U.S.A..

To check your eligibility please fill out the eligibility form