ICGEB Arturo Falaschi Postdoctoral Fellowships 2024

Applications are open for The ICGEB Arturo Falaschi Postdoctoral Fellowships 2024, you can read more about The ICGEB Arturo Falaschi Postdoctoral Fellowships 2024 below and apply.ICGEB Arturo Falaschi Postdoctoral Fellowships 2024


About Scholarship 

The ICGEB Arturo Falaschi Fellowship Programs, named in honor of Prof. Arturo Falaschi, a visionary force behind the Centre’s establishment, encompass five categories of long and short-term Ph.D. and Postdoctoral awards. These opportunities are available to scientists who are citizens of ICGEB Member States, enabling them to engage in research activities in Trieste, New Delhi, or Cape Town.


Degree Level:

ICGEB Arturo Falaschi Postdoctoral Fellowships 2024. is available to undertake post-doctorate-level programs at the International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology.

Available Subjects:

The following subjects are available to study under this scholarship program.

  • Life Sciences

Scholarship Benefits:

The Arturo Falaschi Postdoctoral Fellowships offer recipients a comprehensive set of benefits, including a

  • Monthly stipend: Trieste (Italy): 2,000 Euros New Delhi (India): 1,590 US Dollars Cape Town (South Africa): 18,750 South African Rand
  • Travel: The fellowship covers travel expenses for participants from their home country to the ICGEB lab at the start of the fellowship, as well as return travel upon its completion.
  • Medical health insurance: Fellows receive medical health insurance coverage for the entire duration of their fellowship.
  • Research funding: All research-related expenses are supported through the research group’s budget.
  • Visa/permit costs: Costs associated with visa/permit application and renewal are reimbursed.
  • Support for Meetings and Courses: Generally, support for participation in meetings and courses is provided by the Group Leader / PI. It’s important to note that ICGEB does not provide financial assistance or administrative support for family members of program participants.

Additionally, each ICGEB location (Trieste, New Delhi, and Cape Town) offers different accommodation arrangements or support services for fellows.


Eligible Nationalities:

This scholarship is open to international students of all nationalities.

Eligibility Criteria:

To be eligible for the Arturo Falaschi Postdoctoral Fellowships, candidates must meet the following criteria:

  • Language Proficiency: Proficiency in English is required. Nationality: Applicants must be citizens of an ICGEB Member State. They are not allowed to apply for fellowships to be conducted in their home country unless they have been working abroad for a minimum of 3 years at the time of application.
  • Educational Background: Candidates should possess a recent Ph.D. in the field of Life Sciences.
  • Research Experience: Applicants must have a minimum of 3 years of research experience.
  • Age Limit: Preference is given to candidates who are under the age of 35.

How To Apply

To apply for the Arturo Falaschi Postdoctoral Fellowships, please adhere to the following application guidelines:

  • Begin the application process by creating an account and completing the application form via this link.
  • Prepare the following required documents for submission: Curriculum Vitae (CV).
  • Research proposal outlining your proposed research project.
  • Copy of your Ph.D. degree certificate.
  • Personal statement detailing your motivation and aspirations.
  • Contact information for three (3) referees who can furnish letters of reference on your behalf.
  • At least one of these referees should be affiliated with the University or College where you most recently pursued your academic studies.


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