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A unique opportunity for talented master students: The NWO has granted € 800.000 for young talent to start a PhD track directly after completing their MSc Epidemiology. Application deadline for students requiring a visa: April 1, 2014. Application deadline for EU/EEA students : June 1, 2014.

The Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO) has granted € 800.000 for young
talent to start a PhD track directly after completing their master Epidemiology. This grant will
provide an unique opportunity for talented master students to write their own PhD proposal
during their master phase. The research field and topic of the research that the students will
choose for their PhD track are completely up to the students themselves. Of course they will
be guided by the research staff in order to enable the development of a successful proposal.
Five selected students will be given the opportunity to start this research during a 3-year PhD
position.

Application

This 3-year PhD grant will be awarded after the student finished the MSc programme, which will be in the summer of 2016. In order to start the PhD position in September 2016, you need to start the MSc Epidemiology at Utrecht University in September 2014.

The deadline for application for students requiring visa is april 1, 2014.
The deadline for EU/EEA students is June 1, 2014

1. Apply for MSc Epidemiology through Studylink

2. During master phase: a committee will grant 10 honours rotation places based on study results and motivation

3. After master phase: a committee will select 5 students for grant based on rotation results and study results

Realisatie door Four Digits op basis van Plone.