Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds PhD Scholarships

  • DeadlineDeadline: 1st February, June and October
  • Rest of World, Europe, All EnglandRest of World, Europe, All England


A Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds (BIF) PhD fellowship offers a competitive monthly stipend. It is initially granted for 2 years and may be extended once for up to 1.5 years.

In addition, you receive travel allowances, e.g. for scientific conferences, and participate in tailor-made seminars for BIF fellows and alumni.

As a BIF fellow, you also become part of a lively and worldwide network built on trust, helpfulness, and many personal encounters. No matter which challenges lie ahead, you will find an open ear and individual advice from like-minded peers or the BIF’s staff.

The application for a PhD fellowship of the Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds (BIF) consists of

  • An application form on our online portal (link below) including a PDF copy containing documents 1–7
  • Letter(s) of recommendation.

The application must be written in English by the applicants themselves. There are three deadlines each year:

Deadlines of application: 1 February, 1 June, 1 October of each year.

Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds
Foundation for Basic Research in Medicine
Schusterstr. 46-48
55116 Mainz

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