Application for Roche Continents


Since 2007, some of the best science and arts students are nominated by professors of European institutions and are invited to apply to Roche Continents. Creativity and innovation are at the core of the programme, therefore we value inclusion and diversity, such as different thinking styles, experiences, gender, ethnicity and nationality. Additionally Roche is committed to accommodating participants with disabilities or special needs.

Upon review of applications, 100 students are selected.

Applicants are notified of the outcome of the review process before end of June. The 2017 Roche Continents programme takes place from August 15-21 in Salzburg, Austria.


Eligibility criteria

  • Undergraduate student, doctoral candidate or post-doctoral student from a science or art discipline at an European institution
  • Student is 20-29 years old before the start of the programme (August 15)
  • Student is nominated by a professor who received an invitation and password from the Roche Continents programme
  • Student submits a completed application by the deadline May 21, 2017 (23:59 CEST)


The application deadline for Roche Continents 2017 is over.

Information about the 2018 programme will be posted in Spring 2018.