Scholarship Applications

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION GUIDELINES

General Information

  • The Dan David Prize awards scholarships to doctoral and post-doctoral researchers, carrying out research in one of the selected fields for the current year. Registered doctoral and post-doctoral researchers who study at recognized universities throughout the world, and whose research has been approved, are eligible to apply.
  • The Dan David Prize laureates annually donate twenty scholarships of US$15,000 each to outstanding doctoral students and postdoctoral researchers of exceptional promise in the selected fields for the current year. Ten scholarships are awarded to students at universities throughout the world and ten scholarships to students at
    Tel Aviv University.
  • The Dan David Prize scholarships are granted according to merit, without discrimination based on gender, race, religion, nationality, or political affiliation.
  • In order to ensure that your research is relevant to one of this year's chosen fields, please read the field definitions on our website before filling out the form.
  • Applicants who have received a scholarship from the Dan David Prize may not apply again for their same area of research.

 APPLICATION DEADLINE: MARCH 10, 2018 

Application Form Information 

  • The application process, including the uploading of required documents, must be completed online only via the Dan David Prize website.
  • The requested Application Form and all documentation must be completed in English only.
  • For inquiries, please contact ddprize@post.tau.ac.il, tel: +972-3-6406614

 

The following information/documentation is required for the completion of the Scholarship Application process:

Applicant's Details

  • Title, First Name, Middle Name, Last Name
  • Applicant’s institution and department of study
  • Postal address of institution of study
  • Educational Status: Ph.D. student or postdoctoral researcher
  • Commencement date of Ph.D. studies or postdoctoral research period
  • Date of approval of Ph.D. research project (Postdoc: Not Applicable)
  • Title of Ph.D./postdoctoral research project
  • Postal address of applicant
  • Telephone numbers: work, home and mobile
  • Email

Supervisor’s Details

  • Title, First Name, Last Name
  • Supervisor's institution and department of affiliation 
  • Work telephone number
  • Email

Attachments (Supported formats: doc|rtf|docx|pdf, max size: 5MB)

  • A full curriculum vitae of the applicant including a list of publications.
  • one to two page description of the applicant’s doctoral/postdoctoral research project.
  • Three separate letters of recommendation, on official letterhead and signed by recognized scholars in the field, one of which must be the doctoral/postdoctoral supervisor.
    All Recommendation Letters must be uploaded via the online Recommendation Submission Form link
    In addition, originals must mailed to: Ms. Smadar Fisher, Director, Dan David Prize, P.O.Box 39040, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 6997801, Israel. 
  • Signed authorization by the university, on official letterhead, stating that the applicant is a registered doctoral student/postdoctoral researcher, whose research has been approved.
    In addition, originals must mailed to: Ms. Smadar Fisher, Director, Dan David Prize, P.O.Box 39040, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 6997801, Israel. 

Confirmation of successful submission is provided electronically and a copy of the application material sent to the applicant by email.