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Support for studies - Us PhD Scholarship

Welcome to UniCredit & Universities!

28 April, 2017 - The 6th edition of the US PhD Scholarship competition is now closed. This scholarship allows one student to attend a PhD programme in economics or finance in the United States during the academic year 2017/18.

The competition is open to graduates from any of the countries of Central and Eastern Europe in which UniCredit operates. The competition is aimed at graduates who would like to attend a PhD programme in economics or finance at one of the five most prestigious universities in the United States:

1) University of Chicago Booth School of Business;
2) Harvard University Department of Economics;
3) MIT Department of Economics;
4) Princeton University Department of Economics;
5) Stanford University Department of Economics.


The winner of the 6th edition is Lorenzo Rigon - Stanford University

The annual scholarship amounts to €25,000 (gross of taxes) and is renewable for a second year. All tuition fees for the duration of the scholarship will also be covered by the Foundation in full.



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