Vienna Biocenter (VBC) PhD Awards in Austria, 2018


The Vienna Biocenter (VBC) PhD Awards are available for all PhD Students who completed their PhD in the academic year 2016/2017 (October 1, 2016 – September 30, 2017.

The purpose of the PhD Program is to train rigorous, independent scientists through a comprehensive training experience.

The “VBC PhD Programme” is an international PhD training program carried out jointly by the four Vienna Biocenter research institutes (IMP, IMBA, GMI and MFPL). Acceptance into the program is competitive and based on a formal selection procedure.

Course Level: Award is available for pursuing PhD thesis.

Study Subject: Award is available to study the subjects offered by the university.

Scholarship Award: Not Known

Number of Scholarships: VBC PhD Award: awarded every year to the best four PhD Thesis

Scholarship can be taken in Austria


  • University invites all PhD Students who completed their PhD in the academic year 2016/2017 (October 1, 2016 – September 30, 2017) to apply for the VBC PhD Award.
  • All students who carried out their PhD Research Project at the Vienna Biocenter are eligible to apply (GMI/IMBA/IMP/MFPL).

Nationality:  Citizens of Austria are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have completed their PhD.

How to Apply: To apply please submit the following documents by October 21, 2017:

  • Application form (download template below):
    Personal information
    Thesis abstract
    Contribution to Research field
    List of publications
  • Updated CV
  • PDFs of original publications

Please combine all files in a single pdf named LASTNAME_VBCAward2017.pdf and send your complete application to robinson (at)

Application Form

Application Deadline: The application deadline is October 21, 2017.

Scholarship Link

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