SAIA, n.o.

AUSTRIA - project funding of the Action Austria - Slovakia - Co-operation projects of young researchers (PhD students and postdocs)

Home country
Host country
Field of study/research
Natural Sciences
Technical Sciences
Agriculture Sciences
Social Sciences
Type of support
project grant
Support category
project cooperation
Target group (when applying for the scholarship)
PhD student, university teacher, researcher
max. 12 months
Finance source
Action Austria - Slovakia, Cooperation in Science and Education
number of projects supported depends upon the funds available and the quality of proposals
Offered support
Financial means provided by the Action Austria - Slovakia may be used for:
  • mobility costs (travel costs, accommodation and board/scholarship)
  • other justified costs (teaching materials, communication costs, etc.)
15 March, 15 May, 15 October
Submission of applications
Project applications are submitted on-line at
Application form and supporting documents
Application is to be submitted on-line via:
Other relevant information
  • This project co-operation supports carrier growth of PhD students and postdocs by closer co-operation of PhD students and postdocs from Austria and Slovakia.
  • Only doctoral candidates and postdocs can be financed within the project.
  • Doctoral candidates and postdocs shall study or work at an Austrian state university, Universities of Education, Austrian Academy of Sciences or Fachhochschule within the field of study funded mostly by the Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research of the Republic of Austria, or at a Slovak state or public higher education institution or Slovak Academy of Sciences.
  • Postdoc = holder of a PhD degree (or equivalent) less than 10 years.

More information at:,
Programme administrator
SAIA, n. o.
Aktion Österreich – Slowakei
Sasinkova 10
812 20 Bratislava

Contact details:
Selection procedure
The selection of submitted projects is made by the bilateral Steering Committee of the Programme within 3 months after the submission deadline.
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