Doctoral Scholarships for Leukemia Research

The DGHO and the German José Carreras Leukemia Stiftung have established one-year doctoral scholarships to promote scientific work in the research of leukemia and related blood diseases in adults in the context of the dissertations of medical doctoral candidates or candidates of other subjects.

Since 2014, up to ten José Carreras DGHO doctoral scholarships can be awarded twice a year.

The funding is donated by the German José Carreras Leukemia Foundation. All doctoral fellows of the José Carreras Leukemia Stiftung will receive funding of 1,000 euros per month for one year starting July 1, 2023.

Application deadlines are January 15 and June 30 of each year.

The respective application documents are available on the website of the José Carreras Leukemia Stiftung at