"Vernadsky" PhD scholarships 2022

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Within the framework of the "Vernadsky" program to support the mobility of young researchers, the French Embassy in the Russian Federation is awarding PhD scholarships for the year 2022 for a cotutelle thesis. 

Application deadline: December 17, 2021.



Application form

Application procedure

The “Vernadsky” program assisting in the mobility of young researchers covers 4 calendar years (3 academic years) and alternates stays in France and in Russia (as an indication, 3 months the first year, 6 months the second and third year, 3 months the last year). Students finishing their master's degree in the summer of 2022 are eligible. Except for justified exceptions, applications for a shorter duration will not be considered. All scientific fields are eligible.




All information on the call

Application deadline: December 17, 2021.


To apply, please send an email to bgf.moscou-amba@diplomatie.gouv.fr with the title [Candidature_Vernadski_2022] to be considered and attach the above questionnaire (in Excel format) and a single PDF document (<2Mb) written in French or in English, containing, in order, the CV, the project, letters of admission and recommendation from the two thesis supervisors. The other documents can be attached to the email in free format.