Terms of Fellowship

1.    The fellowship can be extended up to 2 years, given availability of funds and the scientific achievements of the candidate. ELSC is not committed to prolong the fellowship in advance
2.    Preference will be given to students who completed their PhD abroad
3.    A post-doctoral fellowship will not begin more than five years after the approval of the candidate's doctoral thesis

ELSC Fellowship details:

table of fellowships level

Please note:

  • Stipends paid to Post-doctoral Fellows are considered by the Authorities in Israel as grants and are free of any tax in Israel
  •  Please note that foreign fellows are required to obtain an A2 student visa prior to taking up the fellowship at the Hebrew University. For assistance in this matter please contact
  •  All the intellectual rights pertaining to any invention developed by a Fellow as a result of or in the course of his/her research work at the Hebrew University and/or resulting from the use of University laboratories or property shall entirely belong to the University. The Fellow will be entitled to royalties deriving from patent registration of any such invention, as prescribed in the University Regulations


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