[CALL] OeAD - Ernst Mach Grant - ASEA-UNINET


Deadline: 31 Mar 2018

For incoming researchers from Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand or Vietnam.


Eligible for application are

  1. Graduates of artistic fields for a study visit in the field of music.
  2. Postgraduates pursuing a doctorate/PhD-program in Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, or Vietnam.
  3. Postgraduates who want to carry out a doctorate/PhD-program in Austria and fulfill the requirements for admission.
  4. Post docs who are involved in teaching and research at a university in Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, or Vietnam.

In the fields of economic and social sciences, economic topics with a connection to technology or industry are preferred.

Maximum age:

  • graduates and postgraduates: 35 years 
  • post docs: 45 years


  • graduates, post docs: 1 to 9 months
  • postgraduates: max. 36 months

1) Monthly grant rate

  • for graduates, postgraduates: 1.050 EUR
  • for post docs: 1.150 EUR

2) Accommodation, insurance

  • It is possible for OeAD scholarship holders to book accommodation (dormitory or apartment) with the OeAD Housing office. The monthly costs are:
    • - monthly rent: 220 to 480 EUR (depending on the amenities)
    • - monthly administrative fee: 18 EUR
  • OeAD scholarship holders need to have health insurance that is accepted by the Austrian authorities for the duration of their stay in Austria. The OeAD can help with taking out such insurance. The monthly costs can vary, at the moment you should calculate 55 to 200 EUR (depending on your age, scholarship category and state of health).
    Scholarship holders have to pay the costs for accommodation and insurance themselves

3) Scholarship holders are exempted from paying tuition fees.

4) Scholarship holders from non-European developing countries will also receive a travel costs subsidy of max.  730 EUR.