International Centre

The University of Leipzig through its International Centre is generously offering:

(a) bursaries for participants coming from its Eastern European partner universities:

CountryUniversity
BulgariaSofiski Uniwersitet Sw. Kliment Ochridski
PolandUniwersytet Wrocławski
Uniwersytet Jagiellonski w Krakowie
RumaniaUniversitatea Babeş-Bolyai, Cluj-Napoca
RussiaMoskowski gosudarstwenny uniwersitet im. M. W. Lomonosowa
Sankt-Peterburgski gosudarstwenny uniwersitet
Kazanski gosudarstwenny uniwersitet
SloveniaUniverza v Ljubljani
Czech RepublicUniverzita Karlova v Praze
UkraineKiewski nazionalny uniwersitet im. Tarasa Schewtschenko
Republic of BelarusBeloruski gosudarstvenny uniwersitet

Bursaries consist of a daily allowance of € 33,00 for students, of € 38,00 for graduates, of € 54,00 for doctoral students and € 80,00 for members of the scientific staff (postdoc researcher, faculty lecturer, adjunct / associate / assistent / full professor). Bursaries are attributed only once the applicant has registered for the Summer University and paid her / his participation fees. Bursaries will be handed out during the second week of the Summer University.

To apply for a bursary a well written application (500-700 words) in German or English has to be submitted as a file via ConfTool, including a short statement on your research interest and the reason why you apply for the fellowship. Applicants also need to prove their affiliation to one of the Eastern European partner universities listed above as well as their status.

(b) if means allow 1-2 bursaries for members of the scientific staff (postdoc researcher, faculty lecturer, adjunct / associate / assistant / full professor) from one of its non-European partner universities. The bursaries consist of a daily allowance of € 80,00. Bursaries are attributed only once the applicant has registered for the Summer University and paid her / his participation fees. Bursaries will be handed out during the second week of the Summer University.

To apply for a bursary a well written application (500-700 words) in German or English has to be submitted as a file via ConfTool, including a short statement on your research interest and the reason why you apply for the fellowship. Applicants also need to prove their affiliation to one of the non-European partner universities of the University of Leipzig as well as their status.

(c) Erasmus + 107 Scholarships may be available for people who are employedat the following universities during the time the Sommer University takes place:

  • Israel: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, University of Tel Aviv, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, University Bar Ilan
  • Ukraine: Kyiv National Taras Shevchenko University

If means allow Erasmus + 107 Scholarship may be available also for people who are employed at the following universities:

  • Australien: Macquarie University
  • China: Shanghai, Peking
  • Indonesia: Yogyakarta, Surakarta
  • Russia: Kaliningrad, Kasan, Moskau, St. Petersburg
  • Southafrica: Stellenbosch
  • USA: Durham, Athens, Tucson, Santa Barbara
  • or at a university in New Zealand

Should you be interested in applying for an Erasmus + 107 scholarship, please write a mail, asap, to Elena Arestau or Rebecca Sierig <esu_ct@uni-leipzig.de> with the subject line „ESU 2021: Erasmus + Scholarships“. Tell Elena or Rebecca the name of your university and that you would like to know whether you could apply for one of the Erasmus + 107 scholarships.

If you are elegible for an Erasmus + 107 scholarship you need to submit a well written application (500-700 words) in German or English, including a short statement on your research interest and the reason why you apply for the scholarship, as a file via ConfTool and start the process which will be communicated to you by Elena or Rebecca

Erasmus + 107 scholarships are attributed only once the applicant has registered for the Summer School and paid her / his participation fees. Bursaries will be handed out during the second week of the Summer University.

People coming from EU-Partner Countries may be able to apply for an Erasmus + scholarship (Key Action 103) at their own university. Please get informed.