Wallonia-Brussels International Post-Doctoral Research Scholarships

Post-doctoral researchers are invited to conduct research projects under the scholarship funding of the Wallonia-Brussels Federation. There are short-term and long-term scholarships that are granted from one to three months or one to two years, respectively. The deadline is on Thursday 1st April 2021.

Wallonia-Brussels International (WBI) acts as an international policy instrument for Wallonia, the Wallonia-Brussels Federation and the French Community Commission of the Brussels-Capital Region.

In practice, WBI’s mission takes the form of diplomatic representation, support for project development, promotion, networking, and strategic monitoring.

The following are the focus areas of the programme: transport and logistics, mechanical engineering, life sciences, agriculture-industry, aero-space, and environmental technologies.

All other fields will be taken into account, whether in the human sciences, fundamental or applied.

For short-term programmes, the deadlines are on 1st December, 1st April, and 1st July annually. For long-term postdoctoral programmes, the deadline is on 1st June annually.

Fellows will receive a monthly stipend of €2,120 covering living expenses, accommodation, educational materials and travel expenses within the country. WBI will cover international travel costs and healthcare.

The deadline is on Thursday 1st April 2021.


Main Criteria

Candidates from any country are eligible to apply.

Candidates should provide a declaration of additional funding and at least two letters of reference prepared by the faculty of an academic institution.

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