The National Centres of Competence in Research (NCCR) is inviting applications for MARVEL Master’s Fellowships.

MARVEL Master’s Fellowships aim to empower excellent female students to conduct their Master’s thesis research in a laboratory belonging to the NCCR MARVEL on “Computational Design and Discovery of Novel Materials”.

Course Level: Fellowships are available to female Master’s students to start their Master’s research work.

Eligible Countries: Citizens of Switzerland are eligible to apply.

Eligibility Criteria: Candidate
Dedicated to female Master’s students about to start their Master’s research work, who
Demonstrate outstanding motivation and potential to conduct their project in the laboratory of a principal investigator from MARVEL;
Meet the requirements for student enrollment at the host university.

Method of Application: All documents and diplomas should preferably be in English.

  • Resume (Curriculum vitae)
  • Motivation letter, including a list of up to a max of 3 preferred host laboratories
  • One or two recommendation letters, mentioning ranking among peers. These letters should be sent separately by the recommender(s) to
  • Copy of your University degree(s) / transcripts from all grades

Applications are to be submitted by email.

Scholarship Link

Scholarship Application Deadline: April 15 and October 15