2015 Postdoctoral International Scholarships in Australia

Last Updated on April 22, 2015 by Malik Waqas

Wasser Cluster Lunz Postdoctoral fellowship for young scientist

This news sounds good that International Postdoctoral fellowship available for young scientist at Wasser Cluster Lunz, It’s a chance for excellent young scientists to get fellowship at three partner universities.

  • The Danube University Krems ,
  • University of Vienna,
  • University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna (BOKU Vienna).

Duration consists of two years, there is a chance that WCL (Wasser Cluster Lunz) offers budget for travelling and consumables. This news sounds good to the excellent young scientists that they will be allowed to apply for travel and consumables worth up to 10.000 EUR for the duration of the fellowship.

Subject to Study: Fellowships grant offers by the WCL are awarded high level basic and applied research field of mention below:

  • Biofilm and stream ecosystem research.
  • River floodplain and restoration ecology and Food web ecology and aquatic lipid biochemistry.
  • Biodiversity of plankton communities.

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One thing kept in mind that Successful candidates need to link their research to core topics of at least two research areas established at WCL.

Level of course: Scholarship grant are available for chasing postdoctoral research program at three partner universities In-lists below:

  • The Danube University Krems ,
  • University of Vienna,
  • University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna (BOKU Vienna).

Grant Supplier: Wasser Cluster Lunz is the supplier of grant.

Scholarship valid in: Australia.

Eligibility for the WCL fellowship:

WCL is an equal opportunity provider so for this purpose

  • Wasser Cluster Lunz says welcome to excellent young scientists for apply this fellowship grant.
  • WCL is determined to increase the part of women in successful scientific careers and particularly encourages female scientists to apply.
  • WCL will give favor to Disabled persons with equal qualifications.

NOTE: Fellowships grants are open for international researchers.

Number of award: There are two postdoctoral fellowships are available to apply.

Limit of award: The fellowship is provided for 24 months.


  • Remember that a scientific international selection committee will review and select all research proposals.
  • Selected candidates will be notified within 12 weeks after the application deadline.
  • Candidate’s research projects can start in agreement with their hosts within three months after notification.

How to Apply: Applicant are stimulated to apply and send their documents by email.

What does WCL fellowship cover?

  • This thing kept in mind while applicant attend to apply that the salary is based according to the Austrian Science Fund standards.
  • WCL may provide budget for travelling and consumables. In addition to the salary, successful entrants will be entitled to apply for travel and consumables up to 10.000 EUR for the duration of the fellowship.

Selection Measures:

There is a high competition while institut receive application from the candidate so the he selection of the fellowship awards is a highly competitive process. So university establish The following evaluation criteria for the applicant:

  • Value and novelty of the research proposal and links to existing research groups at WCL
  • Potential to establish new international cooperation at WCL
  • Potential to advance cooperation and expertise at WCL
  • Applicant’s scientific record and potential to conduct the proposed research project at WCL

Application Deadline: The application deadline is February 9th, 2015.

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