Arturo Falaschi PhD Fellowships, ICGEB

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Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy),B.Sc. (Bachelor of Science),M.Sc. (Master of Science)

Scholarship Overview

ICGEB 2021-22 is offering Arturo Falaschi Ph.D. Fellowships to highly motivated B.Sc(Hons)/MSc degree holders who wish to pursue Ph.D. research studies in a world-class scientific environment at ICGEB. The selected fellows get to participate in competitive research programs, access state-of-the-art facilities, participate in ICGEB Meetings and several other activities.


  • The selected fellows will receive a monthly stipend accordingly: Trieste (Italy): Euro 1,300, New Delhi (India): USD 1,020, Cape Town (South Africa): ZAR 12,500.
  • Travel expenses from the participant’s home country to the ICGEB lab at the beginning of the fellowship and a return travel provision upon completion of the fellowship
  • Medical health insurance coverage
  • Visa and other renewal costs
  • Accommodation support


  • Applicant's updated CV
  • Proposed research of maximum 3 pages along with 2 pages of references and figures
  • A written statement from ICGEB Group Leader/PI 
  • English Language Certificate (TOEFL/Cambridge etc.)
  • Photocopy of applicant's passport
  • Academic certificates
  • Reference letters (3)


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To be eligible, the applicant must:

  • Be below the age of 32 years at the time of application (i.e. date of birth after 31/03/1988) for a position in Trieste, Italy. There is no age limit for applications for ICGEB New Delhi and Cape Town.
  • Be nationals of an ICGEB member state.
  • Hold a BSc (Honours) degree to pursue research at ICGEB Trieste and Cape Town or
  • Hold an MSc degree to pursue research at ICGEB Campus, New Delhi.
  • Be proficient in the English language which should be supported by a proficiency certificate (TOEFL, Cambridge Certificate, or equivalent).

How To Apply

Follow the steps below to apply for the fellowship:

Step 1: Click on the 'Apply Now' button below and read all details. 
Step 2: Provide information on name, address, nationality, research group, etc.
Step 3: Upload the required documents and submit the application.

Note: Applicants need to contact the ICGEB Group Leader/PI of their choice with a motivation letter so as to determine the availability of laboratory space and to define the research project proposal that will be an integral part of the application.