Fund of Štefan Schwarz

This Slovak academy of sciences postdoctoral program is dedicated for graduates of full-time doctoral studies from Slovak republic and abroad, who have defended their PhD thesis not earlier than 4 years prior to application submission. Successful applicants receive from the Štefan Schwarz Fund salary contribution for two years with a possibility to require its extending for another year. The contribution to partially cover salaries of successful applicants is transferred to the organizations that employ them. Within the program selection procedure young researchers defend project proposals that they plan to implement at the SAS organizations.

More information can be found in the statute of the Štefan Schwarz Support Fund  (.pdf)


Office of the Slovak Academy of Sciences

Department of Research and Development

Štefan Schwarz Fund

Ing. Adriana Šišková

Štefánikova 49

814 39 Bratislava 1

Slovak Republic


Phone: +4212 5751 0152