Mobility Opportunities

1) OPPORTUNITIES AT FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES

A) For opportunities see Fakultní web zahraničních styků

Erasmus, Faculty and University Agreements, CEEPUS, Summer Schools

B) For funding see the Rector’s Mobility Fund

2) OPPORTUNITIES AT THE INSTITUTE OF ECONOMIC STUDIES

A) GEMCLIME project

The GEMCLIME project aims at supporting mobility between the Charles University (besides other EU universities) on one side, and top universities in USA, Canada, New Zealand, Australia, South Africa, Singapore, and Chile on the other side. GEMCLIME offers mobility grants of up to 2000 EUR / month to researchers of beneficiary institutions (CUNI) in the European Union to partner institutions abroad. Applicants can receive funding for research stays lasting between 1-12 months.

For the experience of students previously traveling follow this link.

B) Conference Mobility Fund

The scholarships of Conference Mobility Fund react to the demand of IES doctoral students without other funding possibilities (GAUK etc.), for covering costs of prestigious conferences where doctoral students can present their high-quality research. A call for CMF applications is distributed three times a year (February; May; September) whereas the target amount for each stipend is approximately 15 000 CZK (this amount can be increased in exceptional cases). Funding may cover the participation fee; travel expenses; lodging and a contribution on board up to 50% of relevant expenses will be provided.

The criteria for the selection of applicants are:

  • the quality of the event and the organizing institution,
  • the importance for the applicant's research,
  • the quality of the applicant and his/her research.

Students with active grant from the Grant Agency of Charles University are not eligible for receiving financial support from this fund.

For details see the Handbook for Doctoral Students

C) Summer School Mobility Fund

The scholarships of Summer School Mobility Fund react to the demand of IES doctoral students without other funding possibilities (GAUK etc.), for covering costs of prestigious summer schools that provide education and training unavailable at IES. The list of top summer schools for economists is published annually at www.inomics.com blog. A call for SSMF applications is distributed three times a year (February; May; September – winter schools are also supported) whereas the target amount for each stipend is approximately 15 000 CZK (this amount can be increased in exceptional cases). Funding may cover the participation fee; travel expenses; lodging and a contribution on board up to 50% of relevant expenses will be provided.

The criteria for the selection of applicants are:

  • the quality of the event and the organizing institution,
  • the importance for the applicant's research,
  • the quality of the applicant and his/her research.

Students with active grant from the Grant Agency of Charles University are not eligible for receiving financial support from this fund.

For details see the Handbook for Doctoral Students

3) EXTERNAL OPPORTUNITIES

A) Hlávkova nadace

Czechs only, the call is few times each year.  The application process is described in detail on the webpage, applicants need a recommendation from the director of the IES.

B) Opportunities sent by CDS 

Various Ad hoc opportunities sent by CDS throughout the academic year. Please check your faculty e-mail address regularly.

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