Fellowships and Awards

The Switzerland Institute of Developmental Biology - travel awards for young scientists


The Switzerland Institute of Developmental Biology provides a number of travel fellowships to support participation in international research conferences. Applicants must be PhD students (after approval of research proposal), Postdocs or Research Associates from Tel Aviv University that conduct research in the field of Developmental Biology and were not funded by the Switzerland institute in the past. Awardees will be selected based on academic excellence. The fellowships will be awarded during the Switzerland Institute of Developmental Biology symposium on "Development of Sensory Systems" that will take place on the 5th of July 2017 followed by presentation of the awardee's research during round table discussion that will take place 6th of July 2017.

Applications (in English) should include:

  1. CV and List of publications.
  2. Name of course/workshop/meeting and proof of acceptance to the meeting (could be sent later if not available at the time of application)
  3. Abstract (to be presented in the conference)
  4. Two letters of recommendations (to be sent separately with the applicant’s name as the file name).

Applications should be sent not later than 30.3.2017 to Chen Luxenburg: lux@post.tau.ac.il