Next application deadlines
December 15, 2023
April 15, 2024 (the last time there will be this second deadline)
New! Our current EPFL IC PhDs (EPIC) edited an applying to PhD guide, which includes tips and words of wisdom from their direct experience. They also gathered volunteers to review the application material (SoPs and resumes), of applicants who might lack mentorship. If it’s your case, please check them out here!
To promote research and education in cyber-defence, EPFL and the Cyber-Defence (CYD) Campus have jointly launched the “CYD Fellowships – A Talent Program for Cyber-Defence Research.” The 8th call for applications is now open with a rolling call for Master Thesis Fellowship applications, and with a deadline of 15 August 2023 (17:00 CEST) for Doctoral and Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellowship applications. Both new applications and re-submissions are strongly encouraged. The related Applicant Workshop was held online on 20 July 2023 from 10:00 to 10:45 (CEST). Read more here.
The CYD Fellowships are supported by armasuisse Science and Technology. For more information contact the EPFL Research Office ([email protected]) or visit the CYD Fellowships dedicated website.
A brand-new CYD proof of concept Fellowships program promoting research and innovation in cyber-defence has been launched by the EPFL and the Cyber-Defence (CYD) Campus. A rolling call for applications is now open and talented, future entrepreneurs with an innovative vision in cyber-defence are strongly encouraged to apply. These fellowships aim to support applied research leading towards an innovative product or service and they are awarded for a duration of 12 months (max. CHF 130’000.- per application). Applicants must be pursuing or holding bachelor, master or doctoral degrees recognized in Switzerland. CYD proof of concept fellows should be hosted by a Swiss higher education research center, their own startup based in Switzerland or at EPFL Innovation Park.