Teaching News

26 Sep 2013

L’Oréal Research Scholarship: Call for Applications now Open (New Deadline 4 November 2013)


After a successful first round of internships in 2013 we are now soliciting applications for the l’Oréal Research Scholarship to perform research internship at Institut Pasteur in 2014.

For the second consecutive year, the Scholarship will offer 4 grants to postgraduate students or postdoctoral fellows from Hong Kong and Macau (permanent residents) to undertake research internship (up to 3 months) at Insitut Pasteur.

Over 35 leading scientists from Institut pasteur studying Cancer, Cell Biology, Immunology, Neuroscience, Parasitology and Virology have joined this programme.

The scholarship includes:

  • Round trip air ticket between Hong Kong/Macau and France
  • Housing and living allowance

The eligibility conditions are:

  • To be enrolled in a postgraduate programme or a postdoctoral fellow employed by one on the universities of Hong Kong or Macau
  • To be a Hong Kong or Macau permanent resident

Interested candidates are invited to visit this website (www.loreal-scholarship.com) to identify host laboratories. Any principal investigator at Institut Pasteur is eligible but if it is not listed on the website, prospective students and postdoctoral fellows are advised to contact us first at hku-pasteur@hku.hk. Applications' guidelines are described here.

Deadline is 4th of November 2013. 

Don't miss this opportunity!

About L’Oréal Research Scholarship

Sponsored by L’Oréal Hong Kong and partnered with the HKU–Pasteur Research Centre and the Consulate General of France in Hong Kong and Macau, the Scholarship aims at providing outstanding postgraduate students and postdoctoral fellows and Hong Kong or Macau permanent residents with the opportunity of exposure to the research environment in France through participating in research work in laboratories of the Institut Pasteur, thereby better preparing them for future long-term professional development and career in scientific research.

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L'Oréal Research Scholarship poster

L'Oréal Research Scholarship brochure

26 Sep 2013

Pasteur Paris University International Doctoral Programme 2014-2015

The Pasteur-Paris University International Doctoral program is now accepting applications for the graduate Program starting October 2014.

The deadline for application is December, 15th 2013.

The Pasteur-Paris University International Doctoral program was created in 2008 in the vibrant research environment of the Institut Pasteur in Paris, France. General information about the Ph.D. Program and its application procedures can be found online:

The program targets students holding a Master degree (or equivalent) in Life Science, Medicine or related fields from a non-French university. All students accepted to the program will receive a full scholarship for tuition and living expenses and including health insurance. The program is run in English and a knowledge of French is not required. Eligibility criteria are listed on the website (see "FAQ" and "Current call-Application information").

The list of proposed PhD research projects is available at: http://www.pasteur.fr/fr/enseignement/programmes-doctoraux/pasteur-paris-university-international-doctoral-program/current-call

If you need any further information, please write to phd@pasteur.fr 

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Pasteur Paris University Doctoral Program: Call for 2014