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Frands Christian Frantsen’s Scholarship

The Frands Christian Frantsen’s Scholarship will award scholarships and travel grants, typically amounting to DKK 15,000 - 30,000.

2021.03.03 | Nanna Maria Elgaard Pedersen

The overall purpose of the fund is to award scholarships and bursaries to academically excellent students, incl. PhD students, within the research areas of agriculture and wildlife biology. Students should be enrolled at the Faculty of Technical Sciences or Faculty of Natural Sciences, Aarhus University.

Students in research fields relevant to Danish agriculture, food and wildlife biology (birds and mammals) can apply for the above-mentioned scholarships and travel bursaries:

For students, PhD students included, for either:

  • Research stays in Danish or foreign research environments
  • The use of special apparatuses or cost-intensive analyses
  • Field work or
  • Popular science promotion of research in relation to Danish agriculture, food and wildlife biology

Please note that general living expenses for paid PhD students are not supported.

The reception of a scholarship or travel bursary must not lead to prolongation of one’s studies, and hence the student must plan the use of the given scholarship as a part of her/his project process.

The board of trustees will decide on the number and sizes of the donations based on the incoming applications.

All applicants must use the application form and include information of possible other funding.

Download the application form (word-file).

The application must be combined into one PDF-file and send with the subject field: “Frands Christian Frantsen’s Scholarship” to Ida Marie Gerdes, e-mail: img@au.dk.

Application deadline is Friday 26 March 2021 at 12:00 noon.

Applicants can expect a reply on their application in the beginning of May 2021.

Questions can be directed to Ida Marie Gerdes via tel. +303 606 65 55 or e-mail img@au.dk

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