The Dr Eduard Gübelin Research Scholarship is an annual grant allocated to an innovative research project in the field of gemmology awarded by The Dr Eduard Gübelin Association for Research & Identification of Precious Stones – a non-profit entity of the Gübelin Group.
|Dr. Eduard Gubelin research scholarship|
|Name of the scholarship||Dr. Eduard Gubelin research scholarship|
|Value of the Awards||USD 30000|
|Fund Split||Three Area|
|Last date||30th June 2020|
|Application Link||Get Details|
The scholarship is intended to provide funding and support to MSc/PhD students or post-doctoral researchers in the fields of earth sciences (mineralogy, geology, geochemistry), crystallography, chemistry, physics, material sciences, archaeology, biology, and related fields, to pursue a research project in the field of earth sciences or a related scientific field.
The successful project proposal has to be truly innovative, with demonstrable novel thinking; it must venture into new areas, test new concepts and methods, and hence contribute to the advancement of gemological knowledge.
Applications are invited for the year 2020-2021.
The total value of the scholarship is up to USD 30,000.
The available funds are split into three areas: i) costs and expenses related to the use of analytical infrastructures, such as services and support provided by the Gübelin Gem Lab (e.g. project-related analyses, support by analysts, gemmologists and other specialists, use of the Gübelin Gem Lab reference collection).
These costs account for a minimum of one-third of the scholarship amount. ii) Travel and accommodation costs, costs related to the use of the analytical infrastructure, equipment and personnel, as well as costs for publication and presentation of project results, and iii) cash contributions paid directly to the successful recipient. The Association is not liable for social insurance costs.
The scholarship is available to students and researchers at MSc, PhD or post-doctoral level. The minimum requirement for applicants is a BSc degree in earth sciences, chemistry, physics, material sciences or another hard science. The successful recipient of the grant, i.e. the applicant, must be a person rather than an institution or company. However, applicants are encouraged to submit project proposals that involve collaboration with a university or other research institute. Applicants may be no more than 40 years of age. Applications are welcome from individuals of any nationality.
No employment relationship will exist between the scholarship recipient and the Dr Eduard Gübelin Association for Research & Identification of Precious Stones, the Gübelin Gem Lab or any other entity of the Gübelin Group. As such, the Association is not liable for social insurance costs.
Application fee information is not available.
The application starts from – 01-01-2020
Applicants for the Dr Eduard Gübelin Research Scholarship are required to provide personal details as well as information about their academic achievements. All entered and uploaded data will be stored by Dr Eduard Gübelin Association for Research & Identification of Precious Stones for the purpose of processing the application.
The submitted data and information will not be passed on to third parties, except to Gübelin Gem Lab and to the members of the Scientific Committee.
The Association, Gübelin Gem Lab and other entities of the Gübelin Group will use certain information on the successful recipient (such as name, previous achievements) and a brief description his/her proposed project for press releases and other PR purposes.
This form may only be used to make an application for the Dr Eduard Gübelin Research Scholarship. The Association reserves the right to delete application data without prior notification, if necessary.
The deadline for submitting project proposals is 30 June. Applications for the scholarship
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Applications will be evaluated.
|Application starts from||Jan 1, 2020|
|Last date to apply||Jun 30, 2020|