The CAS President’s International Fellowship Initiative, PIFI, is a specific funding program to attract talented foreigners to CAS for scientific exchanges and research cooperation. It is open to scientific research personnel from around the globe, of the following seven types:
HOW TO APPLY
· PIFI does not accept direct applications from foreign scientific research staff.
· Foreign applicants must find a CAS scientist as his or her host researcher, who would recommend him or her for PIFI application. PIFI Application Form for Category A B and C.
· PIFI is open to applications once a year from early August to mid September. Appraisal results will be released no later than the end of November.
BUREAU OF INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION, CHINESE ACADEMY OF SCIENCES
Address: 52 Sanlihe Road, Xicheng District, Beijing 100864, China