Call for applications for the year of study 2017/18
In 2001 Dr. René Viterbo (Paris) granted the Oskar Jeger Fonds to ETH Zürich. Professor em. Duilio Arigoni, a research fellow and friend of René Viterbo increased the fund additionally. 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 program. Additionally a tuition fee weaver for the corresponding period is included.
Who may apply? Bachelor students at ETH in the programs Chemistry (D-CHAB) and Biology (D-BIOL, focus in biological chemistry). A successful base examination and 60 ECTS in the 2. year of study are crucial. An outstanding interest in organic and biological chemistry respectively must be proofed. You must conduct the whole master program at ETHZ.
in English or German should be addressed to the rector 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 the proofed interest in experimental working in 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.