Individual Fellowships for 2014
Each candidate will be informed individually about the results

During their thesis, PhD students are eligible for both social security and retirements benefits.
Positions are funded for three years only under employment contract.

Category B fellowship
(amounts for a 3-year doctoral fellowship)

Category A fellowship
(amounts for a 3-year doctoral fellowship)

Fixed contribution to the travel, installation and any other types of costs
€ 3000 - if there is mobility foreseen to Third-Country partners

€ 7500

Fixed living allowance
(only 36 months in total)

€ 2 800 per month
(net salary - € 1 600 per month)

€ 2 800 per month
(net salary - € 1 600 per month )

Category A fellowships can be awarded to doctoral candidates selected by EMJD consortia, who come from a country other than an eligible applicant country and who are not residents nor have carried out their main activity (studies, work, etc.) for more than a total of 12 months over the last five years in one of these countries. The only exception to this rule applies to Third-Country doctoral candidates who have previously received an Erasmus Mundus masters scholarship in order to follow an EMMC.
Category B fellowships can be awarded to any doctoral candidate selected by EMJD consortia and who do not fulfil the Category A criteria defined above

Astrophysics, PhD Program