Obra Social la Caixa, with the desire to contribute to the improvement of the human potential existing in all its scope and convinced of the importance of scientific progress, research, mobility and professional qualifications for the development of society, calls for 48 grants for study at any university or centre of higher education in the United States or Canada during the academic year 2014-2015.
call for proposals contemplates all areas of knowledge and is aimed at college graduates, graduates and graduates. Studies to be carried out are masters or doctorate. Basic training in scientific and technical research projects are also supported, depending on the interest of the topic and the worth of the candidate.
closing: 15 April 2013
date limit to submit the certificate of language: 2 may 2013
notification of the results of the pre-selection: June 11, 2013
selection interviews: 8, 10 and 11 July 2013
publication of results: 16 July 2013
ticket for round-trip tickets from the closest airport to the residence fellow to the airport of destination in United States or Canada, by the most direct route, in economy class.
Enrolment in the University or centre of higher education in the United States or Canada that has been admitted, without limit of amount.
Monthly strength 2,150 dollars USA for studies in United States or 2,150 dollars for studies in Canada.
Only purchases of 2,150 dollars USA or 2,150 Canadian dollars, depending on the country of destination, for expenses of installation, displacement to congresses, seminars, books and other assistance.
Cost of five applications for admission (application fees) at universities in the United States and/or Canada.
Cost of expedition of the United States or Canada student visa, SEVIS Fee in the case of United States.
Academic orientation in Indiana University course.
Insurance for sickness and accidents in the United States or Canada.
applicants applicants requirements should have Spanish nationality.
can apply for a scholarship:
college graduates, graduates and graduates who have completed studies in faculties or universities of Spanish universities.
They are not accepted requests that studies diploma, engineering or technical architecture, including higher studies with a bottom 240 ECTS workload, unless, in addition, be credited shall be credited: studies of the upper cycle that complement any of the above-mentioned qualifications, either a master’s degree 60 ECTS credits taught at any University of the European area of higher education.
The students that, having obtained the University degree abroad, attesting the European supplement to the degree or the approval of the Ministry of education before the closing date of the call.
Students who follow the last course in any Spanish University or the European space of higher education during the academic year 2012-2013. In such a case, the selected candidates shall accredit, to obtain the scholarship, have completed studies in the call for June and July 2013.
Students who prove themselves superior character titles issued in any Spanish University, provided the extension of the curriculum is not less than four years.
The superior music teachers, who must have completed studies in any school or Conservatory of music.