INTERNATIONAL DOCTORAL STUDIES
Since 2012 Institute of Physical Chemistry PAS is given money from the government in order to creat Financial Aid Fund for PhD Students. Each year Bursary Commitee is appointed for that purpose.

This year bursary Commitee:
Head: dr Adam Samborski
Secretary: Marta Sosnowska
Members: Marta Sosnowska and Kamila Łępicka.
e-mail address: komstyp@ichf.edu.pl

As this help is provided by the Polish government it is addressed to Polish citizens and only selected group of foreign students. Below you'll find a list of foreigners that are entitled to apply for this help:
FINANCIAL AID
1. Those having permission for settlement on Polish territory (zezwolenie na osiedlenie się na terenie Rzeczpospolitej Polskiej)
2. Those having a valid Pole's Cards (Karta Polaka)
3. Those having a refugee status given in Poland (status uchodźcy)
4. Those who are using temporary protection on Polish territory (ochrona czasowa na terytorium Rzeczpospolitej Polskiej)
5. Those who are migrating workers, that are citizens of European Union, Switzerland or country being part of European Free Trade Association (EFTA) if they are or were hired in Poland or are members of their family
6. Those who received residence permit for EC long-term resident
7. Those who are part of additional protection given after rejection of application for refugee status (ochrona uzupełniająca)
8. Those having residence permit for a fixed period of time if permit was given due to being a family member of a person who: has a residence permit for EC long-term resident, refugee status, or is a part of additional protection given after rejection of application for refugee status permission for settlement
9. Those having residence permit for EC long-term resident form country other than Poland or is a family member of such person and has residence permit for a fixed period of time
10. Those who are citizens of European Union, Switzerland or country being part of European Free Trade Association (EFTA) if they are or were hired in Poland or are members of their family that have law of permanent residence (prawo stałego pobytu)
If you fall under any of this category you are entitled to apply for different types of financial aid (see Regulations):
Application deadline is 15 of March and 15 of October.
In case of need-based bursary, bursary for handicapped and relief aid it is possible to apply even after the deadline.

Regulations for awarding financial aid benefits to doctoral students of the International Doctoral Studies at IPC PAS
1. need-based bursary - for students in difficult financial situation. This bursary can also be given with additional money for  the cost of renting apartment/room
2. bursary for handicapped
3. academic performance award
4. relief aid - in case of sudden issues like fire, theft or serious sickness