European Forum Alpbach Foundation Seminar Week Scholarship: Apply by March 31: Expired

Every year, over 650 students from almost 100 nationalities participate as scholarship holders in the European Forum Alpbach. Join smart minds from around the world in a charming Alpine village, immersing yourself in an environment bursting with novel ideas, new ways of thinking and opportunities for making great contacts.
With the Alpbach Scholarship Programme, young people under 30 (or under 35 for African scholarship holders) can attend this leading interdisciplinary conference and a variety of academic and artistic seminars.

Scholarship Types

First time Scholarships

There are the 3 first-time scholarship types:

1. Basic Scholarship

This scholarship covers:
a) participation fee (EUR 1600,00) to the European Forum Alpbach

2. Partial Scholarship

This scholarship covers:
a) participation fee (EUR 1600,00) to the European Forum Alpbach
b) accommodation (EUR 30,00 per day) during your stay at the European Forum Alpbach**
*Please note that the partial and full scholarships can only be granted upon availability of funds.
** Additional Requirement for Partial and Full Scholarships: Proof of insufficient funds to cover the stay in Alpbach. A written statement or a proof of state subsidy will suffice.

3. Full Scholarship

This scholarship covers:
a) participation fee (EUR 1600,00) to the European Forum Alpbach
b) accommodation (EUR 30,00 per day) during your stay at the European Forum Alpbach**
c) board allowance (EUR 17,00 per day) during your stay at the European Forum Alpbach**
*Please note that the partial and full scholarships can only be granted upon availability of funds.
** Additional Requirement for Partial and Full Scholarships: Proof of insufficient funds to cover the stay in Alpbach. A written statement or a proof of state subsidy will suffice.

Returner Scholarships

Have you already been to Alpbach with a scholarship and would like to come back? There are 2 returner scholarship types:

1. Alpbach Buddy Scholarship

If you apply for an Alpbach Buddy Scholarship, you will support first-timer scholarship holders and the EFA Foundation’s organising team.
Please read carefully through the Alpbach Buddy Infosheet before applying for this scholarship!
This scholarship covers:
a) participation fee (EUR 1600,00) to the European Forum Alpbach
b) accommodation (EUR 30,00 per day) during your stay at the European Forum Alpbach
c) board allowance (EUR 17,00 per day) during your stay at the European Forum Alpbach

2. Seminar Assistant Scholarship

You can apply as a seminar assistant and support the Seminar Chairs during the Seminar Week as well as during the rest of the Forum.
Please read carefully through the Seminar Assistants Infosheet before applying for this scholarship!
This scholarship covers:
a) participation fee (EUR 1600,00) to the European Forum Alpbach
b) accommodation (EUR 30,00 per day) during your stay at the European Forum Alpbach
c) board allowance (EUR 17,00 per day) during your stay at the European Forum Alpbach
Please Note: Because they receive a “Full Scholarship”, Seminar Assistants are required to be available and ready to help with organisational matters related to the Seminar Week throughout the whole Forum (even after the end of the Seminar Week). This includes but is not limited to: help in the organisation of workshops during the different Symposia, organisational help related to the Seminar Week.
The types of scholarships that are assigned to finalists cannot be contested.

How to apply

Click here to apply for the scholarship.
Applications for the Scholarship Programme will be open between February 17 and March 31, 2020.

Important Dates

Applications Close: 31 March 2020
Application Results: May 2020
Arrival in Alpbach: 19 August 2020
Feedback Report: September 2020

Contact

T: +43 (1) 718 17 11 50
M: scholarships@alpbach.org

Click here for the official website.

 
 

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