CERN Junior Fellowship Program for Graduates in Geneva, Switzerland, 2018
Brief Description: The CERN is pleased to offer a Junior Fellowship Program in Geneva, Switzerland. Nationals of a CERN Member or Associate Member State are qualified to apply. This CERN Junior Fellowship Program is for graduates from colleges or higher specialized organizations in an extensive variety of applied sciences, processing and designing with constrained or no work experience, hoping to work as a team in a research group.
The name CERN is gotten from the acronym for the French “Conseil Européen pour la Recherche Nucléaire”, or European Council for Nuclear Research, a temporary body established in 1952 with the order of setting up a world-class basic material science look into association in Europe.
- Course Level: CERN Junior Fellowship Program is available to graduates.
- Study Subject: CERN Junior Fellowship Program is awarded in a wide range of applied sciences, computing and engineering
- ScholarshipAward: CERN Junior Fellowship Program would very much like to benefit from your expertise, commitment, and passion. In return, CERN will provide you with:
- An employment contract for between 6 months to 36 months.
- A stipend ranging from 5,185 to 6,438 Swiss Francs per month (net of tax).
- Coverage by CERN’s comprehensive health scheme (for yourself, your spouse and children), and membership of the CERN Pension Fund.
- Depending on your individual circumstances: an installation grant, family, child and infant allowances as well as travel expenses to and from Geneva.
- 2.5 days of paid leave per month.
- Applicants Nationality: CERN Member or Associate Member State from diverse nations can apply.
- Number of Scholarships: Numbers unknown
- Scholarship/Study to be taken in (Country): Switzerland
Eligibility for the Scholarship:
Eligible Countries: CERN Member Nations or Associate Member State can apply.
Applicants from CERN Member State (Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovak Republic, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom) can apply for CERN Fellowship Programme.
Entrance Requirements: To be selected for the CERN Junior Fellowship Program, you will need to meet the following requirements:
- You are a national of a CERN Member or Associate Member State (https://home.cern/about/member-states).
- You have graduated, or are about to graduate, with a university degree (BSc or MSc level) and have no more than 4 years’ relevant experience after obtaining your degree. Kindly note that prior experience will not be taken into consideration.
- Please note that CERN Staff members are ineligible to apply.
English Language Requirements: The candidates must be conversant in English.
How to Apply: You will need the following documents to complete your application:
- A CV.
- A scanned PDF of your most recent relevant qualification.
- Three recent letters of recommendation (not older than a year at the time of the deadline for applications) giving an overview of your academic and/or professional achievements.
- You can upload these letters at the time of application if you have them to hand. You will also be provided with a link as soon as you have submitted your application to forward to your referees to upload their letters confidentially. Please note this must be done before the closing date.
Applications Deadline: September 3, 2018