Fellowships for the first year of a PhD program in the U.S.A. during 2020-2021.  

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 not have obtained their corresponding Bachelor's degree before January 1, 2016.

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, 2019 a TOEFL iBT score of    >100/120 or IELTS score 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, 2019 at 12 noon for graduate study in the U.S.A. during the academic year 2020-2021.

To check your eligibility please fill out the eligibility form.