The European Southern Observatory (ESO) offers PhD students the opportunity to spend between 6 months and 2 years working alongside ESO scientific staff through the ESO Studentship Programme. There are 2 application deadlines each year, the next of which is 31 May 2022. A number of Australian graduate students have benefited from this opportunity since the commencement of Australia’s Strategic Partnership with ESO.
ESO have just released two instructional pdfs to support the latest call for applications – click here for ESO Chile, or click here for ESO Garching (Germany). Applications require the coordination of both Australian and ESO representatives, so if you are interested please start your application process as early as possible.
In the PDF documents, ESO says explicitly:
The PDF’s also include links to:
For more information, please see the ESO Studentship Programme webpage, or contact AAL ESO Program Manager, Dr Stuart Ryder.