Niels Bohr Scholarships

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Niels Bohr Institute, Copenhagen
1 June, 2010


55° 40' 33.9492" N, 12° 34' 6.0132" E

In celebration of the 100-year anniversary of Niels Bohr’s Atomic Model, the Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen announces three PhD stipends for exceptionally talented students. The recipients must start their studies before October 1 2010.
The PhD projects should be at the frontier of research within Physics and must be conducted and supervised at the Niels Bohr Institute within one of its scientific research areas. Preference will be given to projects that relate to the work of Niels Bohr in a broader sense. The projects must be finished before October 1 2013.
Information about the research areas at the Niels Bohr Institute can be found at
To be eligible, applicants should have obtained a MSc degree or equivalent.
Applications should be submitted to nielsbohr2013phd [at] nbi [dot] dk in one PDF file and include:
• A Statement of Purpose, including research interests and accomplishments, and relevant experience (max 2 pages)
• CV (max 1 page)
• Certified copies of grades, transcripts of classes already taken at all Universities you have attended
• GRE General Test and Physics Subject Test scores, if available
• Two letters of reference to be sent directly by the referees to
nielsbohr2013phd [at] nbi [dot] dk by the deadline with the applicants name in the header
Deadline: applications received before June 1 2010 will receive full consideration. Selected applicants will be invited for interviews in the second half of June. The final selection of the 3 successful applicants will be completed at the latest in early July.
The University wishes our staff to reflect the diversity of society and thus welcomes applications from all qualified candidates regardless of personal background.

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