The proposals are evaluated by the directorate, selected faculty members of ETH Zurich, and external reviewers. Short-listed candidates are invited for personal interviews, to be held in Zurich, Switzerland.
The following timeline applies for the 2024 fellowship intake:
- January 15, 2024, 5 p.m. CET: final deadline for applications via the online form
- May 2024: notification and invitation for a personal interview sent to final selection of candidates; notification sent to candidates whose application has been rejected
- June 2024: candidates interviewed by a panel in Zurich, Switzerland; final selection of fellows
- September 1 to December 31, 2024: fellows commence research projects