Monday, 20 March 2017

Gran Sasso Science Institute (GSSI) 2017 Scholarships

The Gran Sasso Science Institute (GSSI), situated in l'Aquila, Italy is putting forth PhD scholarships for international students. These honors are offered without respect to nationality, age, gender or religion throughout the world for those students who seek to pursue their PhD study in Italy. GSSI scholarships are aavailable in these 4 fields: Astroparticle Physics, Mathematics in Natural, Social and Life Sciences, Computer Science and Urban Studies and Regional Science

Fields of Study / Subjects
Scholarships are offered in the following fields:
  • Astroparticle Physics
  • Mathematics in Natural Social and Life Sciences
  • Computer Science
  • Urban Studies and Regional Science
Numbers of Scholarships
  • Total 40 scholarships are offered
  • 10 scholarships for each subject / field
Duration of Scholarships
GSSI scholarships are available for 3 years to PhD study
Scholarships Description / Details
  • Yearly amount of the GSSI scholarship is € 16.159,91 gross (an additional 50% on monthly basis may be awarded for research period aboard if approved by the GSSI)
Further facilities and benefits for PhD students:
  • Tuition fees waived
  • Free accommodation at the GSSI facilities or a financial substitute of 350, 00 Euros gross/month Free luncheon vouchers
  • Students will cover by insurance against any accident and/or injury
Eligibility Criteria
Requirements for the GSSI scholarships:
  • English knowledge is compulsory
  • GSSI are offered without regard to nationality, age, gender or religion
  • Italian Degree:  applicants have four or five year’s degree according to the previous rules of the Italian higher education system
  • Foreign Degree: The minimum duration of university studies is equivalent full time to four years
How to Apply / Download Scholarships Form / Documents Required
  • Fill out the online application form
  • Attach all the required documents:
  • Personal data
  • Identification Document
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Degree certificate
  • Academic Transcripts or Diploma supplement
  • Reference Letters
Contact us:
  • Email:
  • Phone: +39 0862 4280262
  • Website:
Last Date to Apply / Deadline: 31st May (Annual)
Official Website: Just go the following official link for more info



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