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Postdoctoral Fellowships

The general information and closing dates provided below for the various opportunities should be confirmed with the relevant offices. Please return to this page as the information will be updated and added as available.

European Commission Marie Curie International Outgoing Fellowships (IOF)

  • Duration: 1-2 years
  • Closing date: variable (call based)
  • Eligibility: EU citizens
  • Information: EC Cordis
  • Application through: EC Cordis

SNF Early & Advanced Postdoc.Mobility

  • Duration: 1-3 years
  • Closing date: 1 March & 1 September
  • Eligibility: Swiss nationality, permanent residence, residence or cross-border commuter permit, or marriage resp. registered partnership with a Swiss. For non-Swiss nationals, at least 3 years of research activity at a Swiss research institution is required.
  • Information and Application through: SNF (Early Postdoc) and SNF (Advanced Postdoc)

Claude Leon Fellowships

NRF Free-standing Fellowships

DoL Scarce Skills Fellowships

DSI Innovation Fellowships

Harry Crossley Foundation Post-doctoral Research Fellowship

UCT University Research Committee Fellowships

NSF International Research Fellowships

Human Frontier Science Program Fellowships

NSF Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in Biology

UCT Faculty of Health Sciences Fellowships

Schlumberger Foundation Faculty for the Future Fellowship