Israel – Dan David Prize Scholarships 2024 for International Doctoral Students

Each year the Dan David Prize awards scholarships of US$15,000 each to outstanding doctoral students and postdoctoral researchers. 

Application Deadline: 11th October, 2023

Offered annually? Yes

Eligible Countries: All

To be taken at (country): Tel Aviv University,Israel

Eligible Fields of Researchers: Advanced doctoral and postdoctoral students of excellent achievements and promise studying topics related to the fields chosen for this year, are invited to apply for the Prize 2024.

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About the Dan David Prize Scholarships: The Prize is a joint international corporation, endowed by the Dan David Foundation and headquartered at Tel Aviv University, Israel.

The Dan David Prize awards up to nine prizes of $300,000 each year to outstanding early and midcareer scholars and practitioners in the historical disciplines. The Prize is given in recognition of the winners’ contribution to the study of the past and to support their future endeavors.

The Dan David Prize recognizes and encourages innovative and interdisciplinary research that cuts across traditional boundaries and paradigms. It aims to foster universal values of excellence, creativity, justice, democracy and progress and to promote the scientific, technological and humanistic achievements that advance and improve our world.

The Dan David Prize covers three time dimensions – Past, Present and Future – that represent realms of human achievement. Each year the International Board chooses one field within each time dimension. Following a review process by independent Review Commitees comprised of renowned scholars and professionals, the International Board then chooses the laureates for each field.

Type: Doctoral/Postdoctoral, Research

Who Can Apply for Dan David Prize Scholarships: Registered doctoral and post-doctoral researchers who study at recognized universities throughout the world, and whose research has been approved, are eligible to apply.

Selection Criteria: The Dan David Prize scholarships are granted according to merit, without discrimination based on gender, race, religion, nationality, or political affiliation.

Number of Awardees: Not specified

Value of Scholarship: US$15,000

Time of Award:

October 11, 2023- Nominations deadline
January 2024 – Selection Committee identifies finalists
February 2024 – Board ratifies winners
March 2024 – Prize winners announced
May 2024 – Award Ceremony held in Tel Aviv
Summer 2024 – Nominations for the 2025 prize will open

How to Apply for Dan David Prize Scholarships: Nominate HERE

  • The application process, including the uploading of required documents, must be completed online only via the Dan David Prize website.
  • The requested Application Form and all documentation must be completed in English only.
  • It is important to go through the Application Guidelines before applying.
  • GOODLUCK!

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