BUP for PhD Students

The Baltic University Programme have activities, grants and awards directed to PhD students and young scientists. Here you can find the latest calls and event invitations. Many of our activities are focusing on one or more of our 9 themes and are open for PhD students and researchers from BUP member universities. All the events are free of charge if you belong to a member university.

The BUP's VIII PhD Students Training

PhD students discussing

The PhD students training is an opportunity for PhD students to meet and discuss scientific problems with a focus on sustainable development in an interdisciplinary, international, multicultural, and regional context. In this way, students will also get the opportunity to become acquainted with research work at other universities and their scientific traditions. The training program will be based on an interdisciplinary approach.

  • 22-26 of November, 2020
  • Rogów, Poland
  • Open for PhD students that has completed at least 1 year of their research.
  • Free of charge for PhD students from BUP member universities (Cost for others 650€)

Application deadline 15th of September 2020, 23.59 (CET)

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Scientific conference of PhD. students - Online

The Slovak University of Agriculture and the Baltic University Programme welcomes PhD. Students within the fields of biology, agronomy, food technologies and landscape architecture.

  • 11 November 2020
  • Online
  • Open for PhD. Students
  • Free of charge

Deadline for both applications and submittion of articles is the 30th of Septermber 2020.

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The BUP Mobility Grant 2020

BUP mobility grant 2020, girl waiting for a train

The Baltic University Programme’s Mobility Grant for Young Researchers aims to develop and strengthen the cooperation among young researchers in the Baltic Sea region.

The grants are intended to support young scholars in their research on sustainable development in the Baltic Sea Region. It is open to PhD students and Postdoc scholars from BUP Member Universities. All scientific diciplines are welcomed. Two grants are given on 3000€ each.

Applications are closed for 2020

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PhD Award 2020

BUP PhD award 2020, Women reading books on a pile of books.

The Baltic University Programme's PhD Award, is given to a PhD work that is judged to be the most qualified according to the following criteria: inter-/multi disciplinary approach, novelty, innovation, and value for promoting sustainable development.

Supervisors nominate their PhD students, which must have defended their thesis at a BUP member university during the year 2019. The winner will receive a prize in the form of a diploma and a sum of up to 500€ to cover travel costs and/or accomodation for attending a research conference. 

Nominations are closed for 2020

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