Leading House Asia ETH Zurich - Young Researchers' Exchange Program with South Korea

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Submission deadline:

Submission deadline: 30 June, 2021

The Call for the “Young Researchers’ Exchange Programme” with South Korea is offered by The Leading House Asia at ETH Zurich with South Korea under the bilateral programmes of the State Secretariat for Research, Education and Innovation (SERI).

The Leading House Asia and the National Research Foundation (NRF) of the Republic of Korea jointly fund the exchange of early career scientists between South Korea and Switzerland.


Doctoral students, and in exceptional cases early career postdoctoral students, from Swiss universities, universities of applied sciences, and public research institutes are invited to apply. The call is open to all scientific disciplines including social sciences and humanities.


The instrument funds 3-month research stays in the partner country. Switzerland-based researchers can apply to ETH Zurich for a stay in South Korea.


Grants will cover travel costs and a monthly living allowance for a research stay at a Korean university or research laboratory.

Guidelines, FAQs, and application form are available on the Leading House Asia at ETH Zurich Mobility page.

COVID-19: They are launching this call for research stays with a starting date in Fall 2021 or later.