Launch of call
End August 2010
01.10.2010 – 31.08.2011
End August 2011
01.10.2011 – 31.08.2012
End August 2012
01.10.2012 - 31.08.2013
End of August 2014
Fellowship has to be finished on October 31st 2015
(Calls will be definitively confirmed with the official announcement by the Sciex Programme on the date of the launch of the Calls)
Doctoral Candidates, who are enrolled in a Slovenian Home Institution, can apply for a Sciex Doctoral Candidate Fellowship and researchers with a doctoral degree, who are employed at an eligible Slovenian Home Institution, can apply for a Sciex post-doc Fellowship. Senior Researchers from both countries support the Fellows as partner mentors.
Institutions must be eligible
If an institution does not figure on the list of eligible institutions, it can contact the Contact Point, to discuss the option of becoming eligible.
List of eligible Slovenian Institutions (XLS, 02.03.2011)
Slovenian Home Institutions must agree with the research stay (see F-3a).
List of eligible Swiss Host Institutions
Employment conditions at the Swiss Host Institutions must correspond to the high Sciex standards, defined in the Performance Agreement.
Sciex Fellowships are assigned to excellent research teams from all disciplines provided the following conditions: High professional commitment of the team members; Cross-linked, Team-minded characters; Ideal scientific correlations; Intense support by the Host and Home Institution. Slovenian Home Institutions are required to participate in the scoring.
Sciex Fellowships are assigned on a competitive basis. Assignment by the Steering Committee cannot be appealed.
Fellows’ Research training placements
Number of Fellows’
Mentors’ short visits in CHF
Number of Mentors’ short visits
Sciex Contact Point Slovenia (Sciex-CP-SVN)
A Sciex Contact Point in Slovenia is established at the Slovenian Research Agency - ARRS
Dr. Primož Pristovšek
Head of Department for International Cooperation
Slovenian Research Agency (ARRS)
Tivolska cesta 30, 1000 Ljubljana
Tel./Fax: +386-(0)1-400 5971/5
Website of the Swiss-Slovenian Cooperation Programme