Swiss Government scholarships for university, fine arts and music schools for foreign students for the academic year 2011-2012
Deadline: each country has its own application deadline Open to: graduate students (pre and post doctoral Research Fellowships, or Master degrees) Scholarships: the value depends on the student origin
The Swiss Government awards a range of scholarships to foreign students through the Federal Commission for Scholarships for Foreign Students (FCS): university scholarships (Swiss universities and Federal Institutes of Technology), arts scholarships (schools of music and fine arts) and scholarships for universities of applied sciences (UAS).
These scholarships provide graduates from all fields with the opportunity to pursue postgraduate studies or research in Switzerland at a public funded university or recognised institution.
Please note that there are different rules to each country, so please check the official webpage in order to find the necessary information regarding eligibility criteria and the application procedure.