Getting support

Eligibility

Éligibilité

A completed Master's degree is required to apply for a Foundation support.

The following are eligible:

  • Greek students and researchers carrying out their studies/research at a Swiss university
  • Swiss students and researchers carrying out their studies/research in a field of interest to Greece

Please note that:

A scholarship may be withdrawn by the Foundation Board in the event of abuse, cheating or any other factor justifying the withdrawal.

Decisions to award or withdraw a scholarship are final and without appeal.

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Funding

Financement

Solicitations made to other public or private organizations as well as any support received should be indicated on the application form.

Funding for a period of study or research must not exceed the usual duration of that period, except in exceptional circumstances. In addition, the renewal of a scholarship is subject to the submission of a fully satisfactory report from the institution in which the studies or research are carried out.

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Deadline to apply

Délai

Complete applications must be submitted to the secretariat of the Sophie Afenduli Foundation by March 31st at the latest.

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Form and documents to be provided

Document à fournir
  • The completed application form in English or French
  • A cover letter written in English or French explaining the goals of the project
  • A curriculum vitae in English or French
  • A copy of diplomas and transcripts (legalized translation into French or English if necessary)
  • At least two reference letters, in English or French
  • A certificate from the UNIL professor committing himself/herself as a scientific leader
  • A copy of the identity document certifying nationality
  • A copy of the student card, failing that, the certificate of registration or the employer's certificate, if applicable

Download the form

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Submit a request

Déposer une demande

The documents must be sent in PDF format by March 31st to:

fondation_afenduli@unil.ch ou by regular mail

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Reports to be submitted

Rapport à remettre

At the end of the subsidized period and, no later than March 31st following the year of operation, the beneficiaries of a grant shall submit to the Foundation Board:

  • a report on the progress of their work, accompanied by appropriate appendices
  • a financial report

Beneficiaries of support commit themselves to mention the Sophie Afenduli Foundation in all documents and other materials related to the subsidized activity.

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Further information

Beneficiaries are not entitled to get any non-public information about the Foundation.

Fondation Sophie Afenduli - Direction de l'UNIL - Bâtiment Unicentre - 1015 Lausanne
Switzerland
Tel. +41 21 692 20 44
Fax +41 21 692 20 15