16 Master projects fellowships available at the Institute of Chemical

May 24 2017
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Full Time
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The Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia (ICIQ) establishes the Master Projects Fellowship Programme with the aim to support university graduates from all over the world to enroll in the URV / ICIQ Master in Synthesis, Catalysis and Molecular Design or other Master programmes and to follow a research programme in the area of chemistry that ultimately leads to the completion of a Master Degree.

The programme is addressed to highly qualified and talented graduate students with an enthusiastic interest in chemistry research. The students will have the opportunity to join one of the research groups at the ICIQ and will follow an individual master research project under the direction of an internationally renowned group leader in a creative and stimulating scientific environment.

Selected graduate students will be awarded a scholarship for full-time studies in order to achieve the Master degree.


1.- Awardees will receive a scholarship of 750 €/month to help for their living expenses during the academic course.

2.- Awardees pursuing doctoral studies at ICIQ, after the completion of the master degree, will receive an additional scholarship of 750 €/month to help for their living expenses between the end of the master studies and the beginning of the doctoral studies.

3.- The Master program enrolment costs will not be covered by ICIQ.

4.- The beneficiary will sign a scholarship credential with ICIQ.

Selection process

1.- The evaluation and selection of the candidates will be performed by the Master project supervisor.

2.- The Master project supervisor will evaluate the documents received from all candidates and, when necessary, will call them for personal interviews.

3.- The selection will be based on academic marks, the CV, and personal interview (if performed).

4.- Once a candidate is selected, the position will be closed. The name of the awardees will be published on the ICIQ's website. This call will end when all available fellowships are granted or on the call deadline on September 18th, 2017.

5.- On acceptance of the grants, awardees should hand in a copy of the enrollment document to a Master Program. The applicant must include a copy of the voluntary insurance contracted when applying to the master program.

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