Printing Cost Contribution for Publication of Dissertations
The Vice Rectorate of Research offers PhDs at the University of Basel a contribution towards the cost of printing their dissertations for publication.
Applications must be submitted to the University of Basel dissertation fund. The financial contribution is awarded by the University of Basel dissertation fund or by the Basel Scholarship Foundation.
- Submission deadlines
1 April and 1 October
end of the following month
The following documents are to be submitted (as a hardcopy) with the application:
- Cover letter with reason for applying
- Application form
- Copy of the publishing quote
- Letter of recommendation from the doctoral supervisor
The application form is to be filled in online; it has to be printed and signed, and to be handed in as a hardcopy via mail or in person together with the required documents.
Any financing by the University of Basel dissertation fund or by the Basel Scholarship Foundation must be acknowledged in the dissertation. Printing costs higher than CHF 1'500 may be subsidized.
Monday to Thursday