This fellowship provides generous funding and support for 24 international postdoc applicants from outside of Israel, interested in conducting research in Israel in all fields of research.
The funding is provided for two years, with the potential to extend the scholarship for a third year on the basis of excellence.
The program includes:
- Annual scholarship of approx. €53,000 (ILS 188,000) to cover living and research expenses (a monthly stipend of NIS 14,000 + A yearly research budget of NIS 20,000)
- Support staff dedicated to the wellbeing of all program fellows and their families throughout their stay in Israel
- Enrichment activities and unique opportunities for interdisciplinary and cross-cultural exchange, leadership training, community engagement, and professional mentorship
- Opportunity to take part in a growing network of outstanding early career scientists and scholars
Note! A maximum of 24 Azrieli International Postdoctoral Fellowships are awarded each year: up to 18 Fellowships in STEM fields, up to three in humanities and up to three in social sciences.
In STEM fields, the academic sponsor will finance 25 percent of the stipend, totalling ILS 84,000 for two years.
Attached please find the detailed application guidelines. Further information can be found here.
The online application opens on September 1, 2022 and closes on November 15, 2022.
We welcome your efforts in encouraging suitable candidates who completed their doctoral studies outside of Israel and do not have Israeli citizenship/residency to apply to the Azrieli Scholarship Fund.
For further information or inquiries, please contact:
Azrieli Fellows Program