The Foundation can help cover travel and accommodation expenses for PhD students, researchers and academics from ULB, Cambridge and Oxford who wish to conduct research for a limited period of time at one of the partner universities. The stay is limited to one Term (two months).

The Foundation will only fund applications that can contribute to its objective and strengthen the collaboration between the ULB and the Universities of Cambridge and Oxford.

Applicants may submit only one request per calendar year.

The applicant’s complete file must include the following documents:

  • A motivation letter, explaining clearly the object of the stay
  • A CV
  • An official invitation from the host department at the ULB
  • A letter from the home department authorising the leave of absence
  • The estimated budget
  • A reference letter from the thesis advisor
  • A letter from the host advisor

At the end of the stay, recipients have to submit a report, along with the supporting documents required for reimbursement. The report could be published on the website of the Foundation.

Applications must be sent at least two months prior to the event by email (please merge all documents into one single PDF)fwa@ulb.be

Form more information, you can contact us at +32 2 650 27 16 or fwa@ulb.be.

PhD students from the ULB who wish to apply can refer to this page.

The applicant’s complete file must include the following documents:

  • A motivation letter, indicating clearly the object of the stay
  • A CV
  • An official invitation from the host department at the ULB
  • A letter from the home department authorising the leave of absence
  • The estimated budget

At the end of the stay, recipients have to submit a report, along with the supporting documents required for reimbursement. The report could be published on the website of the Foundation.

Applications must be sent at least two months prior to the event by email (please merge all documents into one single PDF): fwa@ulb.be

For more information, you can contact us at +32 2 650 27 16 or fwa@ulb.be.

Postdocs and academics from the ULB who wish to apply can refer to this page.