The Special Doctoral Grant is intended for teachers of secondary education and graduates of the French Community of Belgium who is in regular employment and is able to take a year off from their regular position to complete their research work for a doctorate degree at one of the universities in the French speaking community of Belgium. The grant is for one year. Recipients receive a monthly stipend.
Candidates should be between 28 and 45 years old. Previous recipients of this grant are not eligible to apply. Candidates may only apply up to three times.