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Middle East - Young Talents Program


The call for application is currently closed

February 25th 2020

Next call for application

June 25th 2020




Programme overview

  • Khalifa University
Number of endowments

6 annual endowments

Amount per endowment
20 000 € for Postdoctoral Researchers 8 000 € for PHD Students
  • Doctoral & Postdoctoral level
  • Life & Physical Sciences Fields
  • Being an Arab national
  • Maximum 45 years old for Postdoctoral candidates
  • Maximum 30 years old for PHD Students candidates
  • Working in a Research Laboratory, Institute, or University in GCC & Yemen
Main eligibility criteria
  • The candidate’s outstanding academic record (including number, quality and impact of the publications, conference presentations, patents…).
  • The scientific quality of the research project
  • The innovative approach (rationale, relevance, originality, outputs, applications, etc.) and the expected outcomes of the research
Initial launch date
Number of endowments given to date


Informational documents

Rules and Regulations

Rules & Regulations - Middle East 2020
Middle East - Young Talents Program

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The call for application is currently closed