Dear Marshall Plan Scholarship Fellow!

Please consider this information for a successful stay and completion of your research project:

Any modification of contracually agreed points (e.g. changes of dates, duration of your stay or perhaps changes of topics) shall be reported to the international office at your university immediately (cc to: for decision-making with the Foundation. The final installment or any bonus can be withheld under these circumstances:

Shortening of the agreed duration of your stay (tolerance: - 3 days)
Reduced coverage of the agreed written documentation, especially with regard to an optional bonus. A minimum stay of 90 days is mandatory. 

An extended stay does not lead to any increase in payment.
Applications for confidentiality declarations must also be submitted directly to the international office (maximum period: 2 years).

In addition, the Office of Science and Technology Austria (OSTA) provides further helpful information regarding your stay in the USA:


We wish you a successful completion of your research project.