What is supported by the grant?
We want to support students of the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies (Centre for Ethics included) in their research activities (writing PhD./MA thesis, writing research papers) and international mobility.
Who can apply?
All PhD. candidates and all students of MA programme at The Department of Philosophy and Religious studies (not only those studying in the daily mode, but also in the combined mode of study); excluding those employed by the university during the duration of the project as a research assistant.
What will I do if I receive the grant?
Research activity will consist either in a substantial progress in writing PhD./MA thesis (finished chapter or chapters), or in writing a paper for a peer-reviewed journal, or in a combination of these two activities. For PhD.
For PhD students, the grant proposal should include a commitment to submit an application for a mobility grant (DAAD, Aktion, Fulbright, etc.). Exceptions to this rule are permissible only upon substantial justification. We will support projects with duration from April 1st to December 31st (shorter duration of the project is also possible).
How much is the funding?
Each applicant can receive maximum of 90.000 CZK as a stipend (max. 10.000/month).
How to apply?
Application form is to be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 13th. Applicants are supposed to consult their application with their supervisors. The grant committee will notify the successful applicants by March 31st. The successful applicants will submit the interim report (by September 15th for the period April–August) and the final report (by January 15th 2023).
On Wednesday, February 23rd at 2 pm, there is an information meeting (online, MS Teams, in English). If you are interested in coming to this meeting, please contact Matej Cíbik.