2021 Call for Young Researchers’ Exchange Programme with China

In collaboration with the Chinese Scholarship Council, Leading House Asia has launched a call for the Young Researchers’ Exchange Programme with China.

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The Leading House Asia ETH Zurich, in collaboration with the Chinese Scholarship Council (CSC) supports the exchange of researchers between Switzerland and China with the possibility of hosting early-career Chinese scholars in a Swiss research group.

Eligibility: Switzerland-based senior researchers from universities, universities of applied sciences or research institutes and from all scientific disciplines including social sciences and humanities can apply to host early-career Chinese scholars (doctoral or post-doctoral students) in Switzerland for between 6 and 24 months.
Funding: A scholarship is jointly provided by the China Scholarship Council (CSC) and the Leading House Asia ETH Zurich to cover living allowance and international travel.
Application process: The Swiss main applicant (hosting researcher) must apply to the Leading House Asia ETH Zurich using the online application form. At the same time, the Chinese scholar must submit her/his application to the CSC. A co-application is mandatory.
Application deadline (both at Leading House Asia ETH and CSC): 31 March 2021.

Detailed information on the call and the application form are available on ETH Zurich website.

For exchange grants with the ASEAN-Region, negotiations with potential partners are underway.

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  • Promotion of young researchers
  • Scientific exchange and networking