Leibniz-DAAD – Scholarships for Doctoral and Postdoctoral scholars are aimed at providing young academics and scientists with an opportunity to complete a research project or a programme of continuing education and training at a Leibniz Institute. The focus areas for the fellowships are Biomedical Research, Geophysics, Geochronol-ogy Low-temperature Plasma Physics, Bio informatics, Printable electronic materials and Material Science/ Surface Science/ Chemistry
The scholarships come in three types.
Type A: Doctorate (Ph.D.) in Germany (maximum 36 months)
Type B: Research projects with the aim of gaining a doctorate in the home country (12 to 24 months)
Type C: Research projects for postdocs (12 to 24 months)
The scholarships will be initially awarded for a period of up to 12 months. Extensions depend on whether or not the host institute confirms that the previous research /study period has been successfully completed.
Application deadline: December 1, 2006, at the DAAD New Delhi office.