Young Researchers’ Exchange Programme with South Korea

The Leading House Asia and the National Research Foundation (NRF) of the Republic of Korea jointly fund the exchange of young scientists between South Korea and Switzerland. The instrument funds 3-month research stays in the partner country. Swiss researchers can apply to ETH Zurich for a stay in South Korea and Korean researchers to NRF for a stay in Switzerland.

  • Eligibility: PhD Students, young postdocs and in exceptional cases also Master students from Swiss universities, Universities of Applied Sciences and research institutes are invited to apply. The call is open to all scientific disciplines including social sciences and humanities.
  • Funding: Grants will cover travel costs and a monthly living allowance for a research stay at a Korean university or research laboratory.
  • Deadline: 29 November 2019.
  • Details and application form: on ETH Global Website - Mobility