Call 2016 open now
The goal of the Engineering for Development (E4D) programme is to promote the development of products or methods which are directly relevant for improving the livelihoods of poor people in developing countries. It awards two doctoral fellowships per year and promotes projects which are directly relevant for improving the livelihoods of poor people in developing countries.
– The entrance requirements for doctoral studies at ETH Zurich have to be fulfilled.
– The research topic is innovative and relevant for development.
– The expected impact for the intended target group is high.
– The research is conducted with a partner in a developing country.
Application procedure for concept notes
The candidate has to submit the concept note, a CV and a letter of support by the supervising ETH professor in electronic format to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Download the concept note form. (DOCX, 41 KB)
Submission deadline is 31 March 2016.
The programme is funded through the Sawiris Foundation for Social Development since 2008
To apply and for more information click on the link below