In the framework of the Graduate School, special prizes and grants are awarded each year to students studying towards a master’s degree and PhD in the school, in addition to the ordinary scholarships.
These prizes and scholarships are provided by the Ministry of Science, external foundations and donors in Israel and abroad who recognize the significance of promoting excellent students at the School.
The School has a Prize Committee that reviews and decides who will be awarded these prizes. The information is available with the graduate studies secretaries in the academic departments on an ongoing basis.
Duration eligibility of external scholarships.
The eligibility period for an external scholarships is at most the period of eligibility for the Technion scholarships. When the Technion scholarship eligibility ends or if the Technion scholarship is ceased for any reason, then eligibility for an external scholarship ends as well, even if the duration of the external scholarship is longer and has not ended.
Guidelines for submitting application to an external scholarship
A student is eligible to apply for external scholarship announcement call as long as he is in enrolled in research track and is eligible to receive a full Technion scholarship (4 or more scholarship portions) and according to the Graduate School’s guidelines and regulations and as detailed in the external scholarship announcement call distributed by the Graduate School.
There are institutions that distribute scholarship announcement call, not through the Graduate School (directly to the academic units, through the Internet, etc.). The graduate school will not process or approve independent applications to an external scholarship. Students who apply for external scholarship are required to submit their external scholarship application through the academic unit and receive the Head of the Academic Unit’s Graduate Studies Committee, and then approval of the graduate school.
Implementation of scholarships and prizes
A student is eligible to submit application to for external scholarship as long as he is enrolled in a research track and is eligible to receive a full Technion scholarship (4 or more scholarship portions) and according to the Graduate School’s guidelines and as detailed in the external scholarship announcement call distributed by the Graduate School. In the event of a receiving a positive notification from the external scholarship institution, regarding the external scholarship and / or prize, without receiving a prior approval from the graduate school for submission of application, the Graduate School / Technion is not obligated to approve and/ or enable the implementation of the scholarship and/ or prize.
Note: In the event of receiving a positive notification from the external scholarship institution, regarding the external scholarship and / or prize, the implementation of the scholarship and / or prize is according to Section 9 of the “Scholarship Agreement” and according to the Graduate School’s guidelines and regulations, including signing the “scholarship agreement from an external source”