Call for applications for the year of study 2017/18
Dr. René Viterbo (Paris) granted the Oskar Jeger Fonds to ETH Zürich in 2001. Professor em. Duilio Arigoni, a research fellow and friend of René Viterbo increased investment in the fund. The scholarship supports students with a special interest in organic and/or biological chemistry.
is designed for master students and comprises a maximum of 22‘000 CHF for the master programme. Additionally a tuition fee waiver for the corresponding period is included.
Who may apply? Bachelor students at ETH in the programmes Chemistry (D-CHAB) and Biology (D-BIOL, focus on biological chemistry). A successful basic (1st year) examination and 60 ECTS in the 2nd year of study are crucial. An outstanding interest in organic and biological chemistry respectively must be demonstrated clearly. You must conduct the whole of the master programme at ETH Zürich.
in English or German should be addressed to the Rector Professor Sarah Springman via: Dr. Barbara E. Hellermann, Head of Financial Aid Office, ETH Zürich, HG F 22.2, 8092 Zürich. An information sheet is available from
Committee members are: Rector Prof. Dr. Sarah M. Springman, Prof. Dr. Claude Viterbo, Prof. Dr. Markus Aebi, Prof. Dr. Duilio Arigoni, Prof. Dr. Antonio Togni.
Pivotal for the evaluation is a proven interest in experimental organic/biological chemistry. Additionally, the financial situation of the candidate is considered.
Complete applications must be handled in no later than 31 March 2017. The decision is communicated approximately two months later.