Funding

Zuckerman Postdoctoral Scholarships will be awarded for up to two years.

Postdoc at an Israeli University Track: Postdoctoral scholars receive a scholarship of $52,000 per academic year for up to two years. Of this amount, $50,000 is provided by the Zuckerman STEM Leadership Program ($5,600 for research and travel to professional conferences plus $44,400 for living expenses [$3,700 per month]). An additional $2,000 in research funds is directed to scholars through their supervisors at their Israeli universities.

Joint US-Israel Postdoc Track: Joint Postdoctoral scholars receive a scholarship of $60,000 per academic year for up to two years.
Of this amount,
$50,000 is provided by the Zuckerman STEM Leadership Program:
$44,400 for living expenses [$3,700 per month]
$5,600 for research and travel to professional conferences

An additional $2,000 in research funds is directed to scholars through their supervisors at their Israeli universities.

Another $8,000 is to be provided for research and travel to professional conferences directly by the scholar US or Canadian university.
Scholars who are interested in this track, should apply to their US university to receive this stipend. The US or Canadian university may provide supplemental funding for living expenses during their stay in the US or Canada.

Candidates applying for a Joint US-Israel Postdoc track must show a letter of support from their US or Canadian university that confirms an annual support of $8,000

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