Coimbra Group Scholarship 2023 Programme for Sub-Saharan African Researchers – How to Apply

The Call For Coimbra Group Scholarship 2023 Applications Is Now Open! Young  African Researchers from around the continent are encouraged to apply.

Coimbra Group Scholarship 2023
Coimbra Group Scholarship 2023

Coimbra Group Universities is providing an amazing opportunity to young researchers from universities in Sub-Saharan Africa, to conduct a part of their research at Coimbra Group University. This Program is expected to take a short time which is about one to three months.

The primary aim of the Coimbra Group Scholarship program is to enable scholars to conduct research in which they are engaged in their home institution and to help them to establish academic and research contacts.

The scholarship funds are supported by the Coimbra Group member universities participating in this program, the Coimbra Group Office however, handles all the administrative management of the applications.

Details of the Coimbra Group Scholarship Programme

  • Type: Postgraduate (Research)
  • Organization: Coimbra Group (CG)
  • Country: Austria
  • Institution: Coimbra Group Participating Universities
  • Gender: Men and Women
  • Duration: 1 to 3 Months
  • Application Deadline: April 7, 2023

Coimbra Group Scholarship Programme Benefits

Scholars will receive the following benefits Associated with the Coimbra Group Scholarship Programme.

  • Access to excellent academic knowledge in quality facilities.
  • Scholars will receive financial support that covers tuition, living costs, airfares, etc.

About Coimbra Group(CG)

Established in the year 1985, the  Coimbra Group is a renowned international association of universities in Europe, with about 41 Participating Universities.

Coimbra Group (CG), works for the benefit of its members by promoting internationalization, academic collaboration, excellence in learning and research, and service to society.

This is achieved through creating special academic and cultural ties, lobbying at the European level, and developing best-practice. The Coimbra Group was formally constituted in 1987 by a charter signed between its then-19 members.

How to Apply for Coimbra Group Scholarship 2023

Eligibility Criteria for Coimbra Group Scholarship Programme Qualification

Applicants must meet the Coimbra Group Scholarship conditions below to be eligible for the scholarship

  • Applicant must be born on or after 1 January 1978.
  • He or she must be a national of and current resident in a country in Sub-Saharan Africa.
  • Should be a current staff member of a university or an equivalent higher education institution in Sub-Saharan Africa.
  • Should a doctoral/postdoctoral or equivalent status?
  • Candidate should be in possession of an acceptance letter/email from the tutor/partner with whom the work program will be undertaken in the host institution (mandatory)
  • Candidates are required to Use the Coimbra Group Office electronic application process.
  • Applicants should apply for one university only as multiple applications will not be considered valid.
  • All information requested should be submitted in English only.

Application Deadline

April 7, 2023



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