The applications for the CIBS PhD Scholarship are currently accepted. All entries must be received no later than 3 June 2015. Both Danish and foreign students are welcome to apply this scholarship. To be eligible, he or she must hold a master degree. Those are selected will be granted a range of interesting benefits as can be seen below. The application deadline is 3 June 2015.
The Department of Media, Cognition and Communication, Faculty of Humanities, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, invites applications for two 3-year PhD scholarships. The successful candidates will be appointed to the newly established Center for Information and Bubble Studies (CIBS) sponsored by the Carlsberg Foundation. The project will be based at CIBS, and will be expected to begin on September 1, 2015 or as soon as possible thereafter.
Each of the winners of this scholarship will receive benefits as follow: As a PhD student holding a PhD scholarship you are employed as a member of scientific staff in accordance with the collective agreement between the Ministry of Finance and the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations (AC). Your total salary consists of a basic pay rate based on previous academic job experience and a supplement. The basic monthly pay rate for a PhD student is currently (as of April 1, 2013) DKK 24,080 and the PhD supplement is DKK 1257.83 monthly. DKK 3500 monthly is paid to a pension scheme. Other allowances might be agreed upon according to the provisions of the collective agreement.
Level and Area of Studies
All subjects available at the host institution.
Place of Study
At Center for Information and Bubble Studies at University of Copenhagen, Denmark.
Eligibility and Criteria
Applicants need to hold a two-year Master’s degree (120 ECTS) or the equivalent. Applicants shall have submitted their thesis at the time of application, to the extent the thesis forms part of their Master program. In case you have not obtained your diploma by the application deadline, you must include a statement (pre-approval) from your university that declares that you have been awarded the master degree.
There is no nationality restriction.
The application can be made online. Please note, the documents as follow must be uploaded:
-A copy of the applicant’s Master’s degree diploma and transcript of records
-Bachelor degree diploma and transcript of records
-Documentation of English proficiency. (You may find more information below.)
-Project proposal (must not exceed 12,000 characters.
3 June 2015.