Postdoc Scholarship

Azrieli

For the 2022-23 academic year at HUJI:

Azrieli International Postdoctoral Fellowship:

  • Requirements:  postdoc applicants from the EU or EFTA states, the UK and Canada, interested in conducting research in Israel, at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
  • Submission: Candidates are independently responsible for the arrangement of institutional affiliations with the Hebrew University, including securing a potential host and developing a research plan for the proposed visit.  
  • Funding: Annual scholarship of €48,000 (ILS 188,000) to cover living and research expenses (NIS 14,000 per month + NIS 20,000 for research expenses). The funding is provided for two years, with the potential to extend the scholarship for a third year on the basis of excellence.

  • Deadline: November 2, 2021. 
  • Fund website for further info and application instructions: https://azrielifoundation.org/fellows/internationalpostdoctoral/

 

Lady Davis

Lady Davis: Eligible after at most 5 years since Ph.D.

IASH fellowships

IASH fellowships: Eligible after at most 4 years since Ph.D, application is submitted through the sponsor.

Rothschild Fellowships

Candidates must be permanent residents of Israel who received a PhD at an accredited institution of higher learning in Israel no more than three years prior to submission of the application. 

Nominations for Fellowships are submitted to the Foundation by Israeli universities only. Candidates must comply with the requirements and application process as determined by the nominating university.

For more information see Rothschild Fellowship.

 

Fulbright Fellowships for Postdoctoral Scholars

Who: Fulbright foundation.

For the 2022-23 academic year at HUJI:

Fulbright Postdoctoral Fellowships (up to 2 academic years):

  • Requirements: U.S. postdoctoral scholars who seek to pursue research in Israel, at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
  • Submission: Candidates are independently responsible for the arrangement of institutional affiliations with the Hebrew University, including securing a potential host and developing a research plan for the proposed visit.  
  • Funding: $95,000 for two years ($47,500 per year), reimbursement of U.S.-Israel airfare expenses for Fulbright fellows (and spouses), partial reimbursement of children’s education expenses, and additional relocation reimbursement of up to $9,000 granted by The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

  • Deadline: Wednesday, September 15, 2021 
  • Fund website for further info and application instructions: https://fulbright.org.il/program/2/627
  • Hebrew University contact: Ms. Keri Rosenbluh, International Office keriro@savion.huji.ac.il

Zuckerman STEM Leadership Program for Postdoctoral Scholars

Has not been announced yet for 2022. Check here: https://zuckerman-scholars.org/ourprograms/postdoc-program/

Excellence Fellowship Program for Postdoctoral Researchers

Who: The Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities.

5th cycle, for the 2022-23 academic year at HUJI:

20 Postdoctoral Fellowships (up to 2 academic years):

  • Requirements: U.S. postdoctoral scholars who seek to pursue research in Israel, at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
  • Submission: Candidates are independently responsible for the arrangement of institutional affiliations with the Hebrew University, including securing a potential host and developing a research plan for the proposed visit.  
  • Funding: 160,000 NIS (~$47,000) per year. 50% paid by host, no overhead. Additional funding by researcher is OK.
  • Deadline: 1 October, 2021
  • Fund website for further info and application instructions: Excellence Fellowship Program for International Postdoctoral Scholars in Israel.
  • Hebrew University contact: Ms. Batsheva ShorForeignPostdoc@academy.ac.il (submit applications directly).
  • Award Announcement: January 15, 2022.