BUP for PhD Students

The Baltic University Programme have activities, grants and awards directed to PhD students and young scientists. Here you can read more about the activities and the support the BUP offers to PhD students at our participating universities. All the events are free of charge if you belong to a BUP participating university.

The BUP PhD Students Training

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The PhD Students Training is an opportunity for PhD students to meet and discuss scientific problems with a focus on sustainable development in an interdisciplinary, international, multicultural, and regional context. In this way, students will also get the opportunity to become acquainted with research work at other universities and their scientific traditions. The training program is based on an interdisciplinary approach.​ The 2022 BUP PhD Students Training will be held 23-27 November 2022 at Lodz University of Technology, Poland.

Read more about the 2022 PhD Students Training.

The BUP PhD Award 2022

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The Baltic University Programme's PhD Award, is granted a student that has successfully defended a PhD thesis at any BUP participating university, during the previous year. 

Supervisors nominate their PhD students. The winner receive a prize in the form of a diploma and a sum of up to 1000€ to cover costs for attending a research conference or costs for publishing in a scientific journal. 

Read more and nominate a thesis.

Support for young scholars

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This year, we will support young scholars - PhD students, PhDs that have newly defended their thesis (max 2 years ago) and post doc. fellows - by inviting you to present your research at the BUP Symposium fall 2022 and give you the opportunity to publish a full paper in any of our special issues that BUP is the guest editor of. 

Read more about the support for young scholars.

The BUP Mobility Grant

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The Baltic University Programme’s Mobility Grant for Young Researchers aims to develop and strengthen the cooperation among young researchers in the Baltic Sea Region.

Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic. This year the BUP will not announce the BUP Mobility Research Grant, instead we have welcome young scholars to apply for our "Support for young scholars" listed above.

Last modified: 2022-10-27