Dan David Prize -- Call for Scholarship Applications

Funding Agency:
Tel Aviv University
  • The Dan David Prize awards scholarships to doctoral and post-doctoral researchers, carrying out research in one of the selected fields for the current year. Registered doctoral and post-doctoral researchers who study at recognized universities throughout the world, and whose research has been approved, are eligible to apply.
  • The Dan David Prize laureates annually donate twenty scholarships of US$15,000 each to outstanding doctoral students and postdoctoral researchers of exceptional promise in the selected fields for the current year. Ten scholarships are awarded to students at universities throughout the world and ten scholarships to students at
    Tel Aviv University.
  • The Dan David Prize scholarships are granted according to merit, without discrimination based on gender, race, religion, nationality, or political affiliation.
  • In order to ensure that your research is relevant to one of this year's chosen fields, please read the field definitions on our website before filling out the form.
  • Applicants who have received a scholarship from the Dan David Prize may not apply again for their same area of research.

Deadline for scholarship applications: Mar. 10, 2021

Agency Website

Areas of Interest

Selected Fields for 2020:

  • PAST: Cultural Preservation and Revival

  • PRESENT: Gender Equality

  • FUTURE: Artificial Intelligence



Funding Type



Grad/Prof Students
Post Doctoral Fellows


Arts & Humanities
Engineering and Physical Sciences
Environmental & Life Sciences
International Opportunities
Social Sciences

External Deadline

March 10, 2021