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FIFA Research Scholarship

What is the FIFA Research scholarship?

Aimed at promoting football-related research, the FIFA Research Scholarship is awarded to young researchers.

Applications for scholarships must include the subject of the research in one of the following fields: Humanities and social sciences, law, economics or medical sciences.

Applicants must comply with the following regulations to submit any scholarship application.

Furthermore, applicants must use the following online application form to submit their scholarship request here.

The deadline for submitting applications is 30th September. FIFA and the CIES will notify applicants of the Selection Committee’s decision in writing by the end of January of the following year.

For any question related to the FIFA Research Scholarship, please contact:

A list of research projects granted with a FIFA Research Scholarship from 2015 onwards is available here.

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