Open calls for EPFLglobaLeaders fellowship and CYD fellowships

New calls for the EPFLglobaLeaders doctoral fellowship programme for the next generation of sustainable science leaders and the CYD master, doctoral and postdoctoral Fellowships for Cyber-Defence Research. Both programs are open to applicants from any part of the world.


The EPFL Doctoral School and the Research Office are launching the second call for applications for EPFLglobaLeaders, a new doctoral fellowship programme funding early stage researchers to become leaders in the transition towards sustainable societies. The programme is open to applicants to any of the 21 doctoral programmes available at EPFL. Twenty-four doctoral fellows in the fields of research of EPFL will benefit from a multifaceted training programme, including a secondment in the non-academic sector. The deadline for Call 2 applications is on 15 April 2021.

To promote research and education in cyber-defence, EPFL and the Cyber-Defence Campus have jointly launched the “CYD Fellowships – A Talent Program for Cyber-Defence Research.” The third call for proposals is now open with a rolling call for Master Thesis Fellowship applications, and with a deadline of 15 February 2021 for Doctoral and Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellowship applications. For more information register for the upcoming Applicant Workshop (26 January 2021) or visit the following website.