Outgoing Scholarship Programmes of the OeAD 2024/25

13. November 2023 CallScholarship
Here you can find an overview of our outgoing programmes (i.e. for students from Austria wishing to spend a study or research period abroad) worldwide and the current closing dates for application:


The Marietta Blau Grant offers financial support for six- to twelve-month stays abroad for highly qualified doctoral or PhD students at Austrian universities. It serves to optimise the content of dissertations through research abroad. Early-stage researchers are the main target group. Folder Marietta Blau (in German).
Deadline: 01.02.2024

NEW: Doctoral Research Fellowships become Marietta Blau-Grants of the Austrian Centres

The Marietta Blau-Grants of the Austrian Centres of the Austrian Federal Ministry of Science, Education and Research (BMBWF) support a research stay of doctoral students throughout the academic year as part of their dissertation at an institute of the following Centres Austria:

Minnesota, Jerusalem and New Orleans for the fields of social sciences and humanities and Alberta/Edmonton additionally for the Arts.

The scholarship is used for study and research for the dissertation at the respective Centre Austria. It serves to optimise the content of dissertations through research abroad; therefore, the scholarship stay must be completed before submitting the doctoral thesis.
Deadline: 01.02.2024

Central/Eastern Europe

The "Aktionen" between Austria and the neighbouring countries Slovakia, Hungary and Czech Republic enable scientific exchange of students and researchers of Austrian universities between the neighbouring countries. Several closing dates per year, depending on the specific programme.

The Central European Exchange Programme for University Studies (CEEPUS) enables study and research stays at higher education institutions in CEEPUS member countries. Application through CEEPUS website.
Deadline for networks: 15.01.2024; mobility 15.06.2024


Research stays in Taiwan are possible through Scholarships for scientific stays at Taiwanese universities (traditional degree (diploma degree) students or master’s students) and Scholarships for scientific stays at Taiwanese universities (doctoral students, lecturers, researchers)
Deadline: 01.03.2024

Fully funded Programmes

The Doctoral Grant for the Euopean University Institute (EUI) is targeted at highly qualified postgraduates who wish to pursue a doctoral programme in one of the following departments at the EUI in Florence: history and cultural historyeconomic sciences (political economy), legal studiespolitical and social sciences. LL.M programmes are not supported.
Deadline: 31.01.2024