Opportunities for Scholars at Risk

The Call Unipd Scholars At Risk offers research Fellowships at the University of Padua for Scholars under international protection / asylum seeking / considered “at risk”.

The fellowship is jointly funded by the University and the Department/Centre that will welcome the Visiting Scholar, as well as guarantee access to facilities, libraries, equipment/laboratories, etc. necessary to the Scholars’ activities.

The application must be submitted by the Department of the University inviting the Visiting Scholar to carry out his/her study or research activities at one of the University structures, for a minimum of 3 months and a maximum of 12 months.

If you are a Scholars at risk you can notify your interest in participating in the programme by contacting unipd.rescuefund@unipd.it and sending the following documents:

  • Documents concerning the refugee status OR declaration about the “at risk” status as detailed in Attachment n.1;
  • CV;
  • Description of the research activities.

For further information:
Alberto Baro
tel. 049.8276206