Scholarship Applications

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS GUIDELINES 2016

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 and postdoctoral students of exceptional promise in the chosen fields for the current year. Ten scholarships are awarded to doctoral and post-doctoral students at universities throughout the world and ten scholarships 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 carefully before filling out the form.
  • Applicants who have received a scholarship from the Dan David Prize may not apply again.

The deadline for receipt of scholarship applications is March 10, 2016


Application Form Information

  • The requested information must be entered in English only.
  • The required documents should be submitted via the Dan David Prize website only.
  • For inquiries, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , tel: +972-3-6406614

In order to fill out the scholarship application form you will need the following information:

Applicant's details

  • Title, First Name, Middle Name, Last Name
  • Name of applicant’s institution of study and department
  • Postal address of institution of study
  • 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
  • Fax, Email

Supervisor’s details

  • Title, First Name, Middle Name, Last Name
  • Name of supervisor's institution of affiliation and department
  • Telephone number at work
  • Fax, Email

Attachments

  • A full curriculum vitae of the applicant (allowed: doc|rtf|docx|pdf / max:5mb)
  • A one-two page description of the applicant’s doctoral/postdoctoral research project (allowed: doc|rtf|docx|pdf / max:5mb)
  • A list of the applicant’s publications (allowed: doc|rtf|docx|pdf / max:5mb)
  • Three separate letters of recommendation, on official letterhead and signed, by recognized scholars in the field, one of which is the doctoral/postdoctoral supervisor (allowed: doc|rtf|docx|pdf / max:5mb) Applicants/Recommenders are requested to go to Recommendation Submission Form to attach the recommendation letters. In addition, originals must be received by March 10, 2016, via regular post to: Ms. Smadar Fisher, Director, Dan David Prize, P.O.Box 39040, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, 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. (allowed: doc|rtf|docx|pdf / max:5mb) In addition, original must be received by March 10, 2016, via regular post to: Ms. Smadar Fisher, Director, Dan David Prize,
    P.O.Box 39040, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Tel Aviv 6997801, Israel.

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