DISCOVER PhD fellowships in the area of Biomedicine

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Tags: Scholarships | 2021 | COFUND | Denmark

Call application deadlines: First call: 1 november 2021 (8 fellowships); Second call: 1 August 2022 (8 fellowships); and Third call: 1 May 2023 (8 fellowships)


Are you scientifically curios and determined to persue a PhD degree? Are you also interested in understanding why diseases arise and how to develop new treatments? If yes,you might be an exelent candidate for a fully-funded PhD position in discovering treatment from biomedical research at at Biotech Research and Innovation Centre (BRIC).

The program offers young researchers a 36-months fully funded fellowships, attractive employment and salary conditions. It is a unique opportunity to join an international PhD program within biomedicine. DISCOVER offers research training in a modern research environment at the university and collaboration with one of the neighboring hospitals.


The training programme seek to:

  • empower all students to fully exploit their potential
  • nurture scientific creativity and provide a groundwork for a career track in academia
  • empower a new generation of responsible reseachers with focus on reducing the environmental footprints of research.



  • Master Degree and maximum three years of experience since issuing of the degree at the time of application
  • Master’s degree must be equivalent to a Danish master’s degree
  • Mobility is required
  • Applicants may not have been employed at UCPH more than three months prior to the application deadline.


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Source: DISCOVER programme