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Dean’s Distinguished Scholarships


The Cyprus Institute Dean’s Distinguished Scholarships is a prestigious scholarship scheme for doctoral studies. The scheme provides the opportunity to young scholars that are able to demonstrate outstanding academic performance to pursue their PhD studies in one of the Institute’s world class research facilities.

Successful candidates will receive the following financial support for up to three (3) years that is the minimum duration of the PhD studies, at the CyI:

  • Full funding of registration, tuition and bench fees (16,400 Euro per annum)
  • A stipend of 14,000 EURO per annum for living expenses
  • Travel and relocation expenses from their country of origin


Eligibility & Selection Procedure*

A selection committee comprised of experts from the three scientific fields evaluates all eligible applications according to the Institute's selection criteria. Shortlisted applicants will be invited for interview.


How to apply

It is strongly recommended to apply online through our application system indicating the Deans’ Oustanding scholarships choice in the financial support section of the online form.


Applications deadline: 1st of June 2017



* The Cyprus Institute reserves the right not to offer the scholarships in case there are not suitable candidates. Suitable candidates are need to meet the selection criteria of The Cyprus Institute and meet the academic standards of the program of study.


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