The Pacific Scholarship Program

The Pacific Scholarship Program offers attractive two-year scholarships at one of the institutes of the Polish Academy of Sciences and at the International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology in Warsaw.

The following possibilities are offered: 2 years of research at the PAS, 69 excellent host institutes to choose from, any research field, approx. €2,500 monthly allowance net, extensive offer of mentoring, training and workshops, up to €93,000 budget for research. Up to 50 fellows will be recruited in two calls announced in 2021. In the first call 35 fellows and in the second call 15 fellows will be selected.

Submission deadline is 30th of June 2021

Researchers of any nationality, with PhD or at least 4 years of equivalent research experience who have spent in Poland max. 12 months during the three years prior to the call’s deadline.

Before applying for the PASIFIC Fellowship, you need to identify a suitable PAS Institute and a prospective supervisor, who will commit to support your research. Find more information at the website:

In cooperation with the host institute and a prospective supervisor, you should prepare an application to be submitted to the online system that will be open from 15.03.2021 to 30.06.2021 (Call 1) and 15.09.2021 to 30.12.2021 (Call 2).

The application will consist of an online administrative form and include following documents:

*CV and track record of scientific achievements

*research project description (max. 10 pages)

*supervisor’s CV and description of project’s impact on the institute’s research environment (to be prepared jointly with the institute’s representatives)

*ethics self-assessment (if necessary)

*scanned letter confirming support from the prospective supervisor and host institution

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