A scholar/academic is a person with outstanding academic and/or professional experience who lectures or conducts research in a higher education institution or a research organisation established in accordance with national legislation and practice.

Erasmus Mundus scholarship

Short-term scholarships are offered to European and third-country scholars / academic staff to carry out teaching and research activities in the context of the Joint Master Programme.

Amount: from € 2,400 for a two-week stay to € 14,400 for a three-month stay.

Erasmus Mundus scholarships will be awarded to European and third-country scholars in accordance with the following criteria:

  • Scholarships can be awarded to scholars enrolled in any third-country HEI who will be selected by the EMMC consortium to contribute to the joint programme within the European partner institutions;
  • If the consortium includes third-country partners (either as full partners or associated partners), scholarships can be awarded to scholars enrolled in a European HEI acting as a full partner institution for the purpose of contributing to the joint programme within this(/these) third-country partner(s).
  • EMMC scholars must demonstrate outstanding academic and/or professional experience and bring concrete added value to the delivery of the EMMC.
  • Only candidates who have been accepted by an EMMC in accordance with its specific scholars’ selection criteria are eligible for a scholarship.

Selection criteria for Scholars

  • Excellent academic credentials (CV)
  • Degree from a university of high quality
  • Confirmed interest in teaching and research
  • Excellent proficiency in the English language
  • Relevant teaching experience
  • Convincing list of publications in the field of international Neuroscience
  • Strongly convincing statement of intent and clearly elaborated plan of activities for the three months scholarship period
  • Strongly convincing recommendations by two referees from professional/academic bodies; it is highly recommended that these letters emanate from IBRO and/or FENS members).


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