Within FUBright for International Doctoral Candidates - a project promoted by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) - Dahlem Research School offers mobility allowances for research stays abroad that fall into the periods
1 February - 30 June 2019.
Please find all details below.
The FUBright Mobility Allowance aims at supporting international doctoral candidates of Freie Universität Berlin who are planning a research stay at a university or non-university research institution abroad. The results of which will contribute to the dissertation project.
Eligible are all international doctoral candidates of Freie Universität Berlin - independent of their research field - who do not receive mobility funding from elsewhere. The candidates must be enrolled at the Freie Universität Berlin as doctoral students and have a non-German citizenship.
The number of FUBright Mobility Allowances for research stays that may be awarded in 2019 depends on the availability of funds.
In general, research stays will last six weeks. In exceptional cases and dependent on the budget, they may be extended for up to three months.
The allowances consist of travel and subsistence lump sums. They are calculated according to the rules of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). The amount of both depends on the target country and the duration of the stay (see tables for DAAD travel lump sums and DAAD subsistence lump sums.
To apply for a FUBright Mobility Allowance please use following application platform:
Please understand that we will only process applications submitted through this tool. Applications by email or post can not be considered.
Following attachments will be requested in order to submit your application:
Applicants are not entitled to the FUBright Mobility Allowances; funding is contingent upon acceptance by the DRS.
Money paid or overpaid beforehand must be paid back by the applicant without delay in the following cases:
The research stay is cancelled or cut short.
The applicant is found to be in breach of any of the requirements set for the FUBright Mobility Allowance.
Applicants will be ranked on the basis of the extent to which they meet the following criteria:
In case several applicants are ranked equally, lots will be drawn to select the candidates.
Please send your application dossier through the platform https://apply.drs.fu-berlin.de/fubrightmobility/ until 27 January 2019, 24 pm.
Incomplete applications or applications that do not meet the deadline will not be considered.
FUBright for International Doctoral Candidates is promoted by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF).