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FNRS-Fund for Scientific Research (Belgium) - Special Doctoral Grant

General information on this scholarship

FNRS-Fund for Scientific Research (Belgium)
Special Doctoral Grant
Other limitation: 
Previous/current employment: Secondary school teacher

General Description

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.

Application deadlines

The following deadlines apply: