About project

We would like to congratulate to our New Brno Ph.D. Talent stipendists

Brom Tomáš Masaryk University Molecular mechanism of glioblastoma cell differentiation – identification of critical interactions of transcription factor REST and its protector telo
Bukvišová Kristýna Brno University of Technology/CEITEC BUT New systems enabling in-situ electron microscopy of growth of nanostructures
Burýšková Barbora Masaryk University Engineering synthetic bacterial consortia for utilisation of plant biomass-derived carbohydrates
Dikunová Alžběta Masaryk University/CEITEC MU How Molecular Machines Cluster into Cellular Factories: A Case of Gene Transtription
Fedorová Veronika Masaryk University Role of miRNAs and protein-coding genes involved in stem cell specification during neural development in vitro
Gajski Domagoj Masaryk University Investigating invertebrate trophic interactions by means of molecular methods
Gybeľ Tomáš Masaryk University Molecular and Functional Analysis of Casein Kinase 1 Biology
Kacvinská Katarína Brno University of Technology/CEITEC BUT New approaches for creating antibacterial skin dressing from material modified with innovative components targeted against resistant bacterial strains
Kratochvílová Martina Brno University of Technology Robotic Fabrication of Complex Free-form Concrete Structures
Lavický Josef Masaryk University Understanding of tooth developmental trajectories as a novel approach for dental regeneration
Musilová Jana Brno University of Technology Genome Annotation and Functional Description Of Non-model Organisms in Biotechnology Research
Navarro-Giraldo Jorge Andres Brno University of Technology/CEITEC BUT Charge Transport and Magnetic Asymmetry in Graphene, Bilayer Graphene and Graphite by HFEPR Spectroscopy
Nohlejl Tomáš University of Veterinary and Pharmaceutical Sciences Brno The pitfalls of prebiotics in the presence of antibiotic resistant bacteria able to utilize short-chain fructooligosaccharides
Ondrišová Laura Masaryk University Migration of Leukemia B Cells and Their Adaptive Response to BCR Inhibitor Therapy
Rebej Miroslav Brno University of Technology Comprehensive model of a photobioreactor
Ressnerová Alžběta Brno University of Technology/CEITEC BUT CRISPRbots for cell-specific and precise gene editing
Souralová Tereza Masaryk University Clinical-grade human embryonic stem cells: derivation and characterization
Šedrlová Zuzana Brno University of Technology Study of accumulation of polyhydroxyalkanoates and other metabolites by cyanobacteria
Thalerová Sandra Masaryk University On chip models to determine mechanisms of limitations of alteplase induced thrombolysis
Tučková Kristýna Masaryk University/CEITEC MU Synthetic biology in the green alga Ostreococcus tauri
Valentová Lucie Masaryk University/CEITEC MU Towards phage therapy against antibiotics-resistant P. aeruginosa
Vašina Michal Masaryk University Microfluidics in protein and metabolic engineering
Vida Július Masaryk University Low-temperature plasma post-deposition processing of solution-based layers in perovskite solar cells
Závacká Kristýna Masaryk University Exploring abnormal molecular pathways for better stratification and tailored therapy administration in patients with CLL
Zítka Jan Brno University of Technology/CEITEC BUT Point-of-Care Diagnostic System – soon at your general practice surgery

Who can apply


  • study full-time at a partner university in Brno
  • be enrolled the 1st year in a doctoral study program at the autumn semester 2019
  • be under the age of 32 years at the time of registration
  • study technical or natural sciences


  • Brno University of Technology (BUT)
  • Masaryk University (MU)
  • Mendel University in Brno (MENDELU)
  • University of Veterinary and Pharmaceutical Sciences Brno (VFU)

Important: Only those, who meet all of the Eligibility Criteria in the autumn semester 2019 may register for the competition. Otherwise you cannot participate!

How to apply

It is simple - register and open an account. It serves as an electronic application tool. The registration for the competition is open from August 26th to September 30th, 2019 here.



Detailed information for the competition in the year 2019 are available in the GUIDE FOR APPLICANTS.




  • education and skills to address the proposed project
  • practical experience, internships, solved projects
  • accomplishments and awards


  • objectives and innovation
  • theoretical framework, methods and techniques, references
  • timeline and key milestones
  • motivation for the project


  • supervisor and consultants
  • institute/department and collaborating institutions
  • other relevant information

Important: The whole application must be written in English and submitted in a single PDF file. The maximum length of the whole application is 12 pages in A4 format of your own text. For more detailed description of the application and the competition see the Guide for Applicants.

What kind of projects can succeed?

To give your project a chance to succeed, we recommend you answer the following questions:

  • What defines a good project? Does my project fulfil these criteria?
  • Is my project meaningful and innovative?
  • Is it written to attract our expert evaluators?
  • Can I explain the reasons why my project is worth funding?

The scholarship will be awarded to the top 25 applicants, who will best demonstrate to our expert committee the qualities of the proposed project. Other 10 finalists will be awarded title Brno Ph.D. Talent Finalist and will be accepted to the program of the career support.

The last step, which should be done before you start drafting you application, please read the Guide for Applicants carefully.

Should you need more information, please contact us by mail jana.musilova@jcmm.cz.


For those interested, a seminar will be held containing all the necessary information about the project in the premises of JCMM, Česká 11 on September 3, 2019, from 2pm to 3pm.

Project seminar - All you need to know

For those who are interested in the Brno Ph.D. Talent and think about the registration, a seminar will be held on September 3rd, 2019 in the JCMM, Česká 11, from 2pm to 3pm. All the necessary information will be contained. about the project.

The registration to the seminar is required.

The registration form is here.

Announcement of the Competition 2.6.2018 - 2.6.2018

Opening of the registration on website 3.9.2018 - 16.9.2018

Formal control of the applications (1st round) 17.9.2018 - 30.9.2018

Evaluation of the applications (2nd round) 1.10.2018 - 18.11.2018

Personal presentation in front of a commission (3rd round) 19.11.2018 - 7.12.2018

Announcement of the stipendists 11.12.2018 - 11.12.2018

PHD talent (2019-2020)

Brno Ph.D Talent 2017

Brno Ph.D Talent 2016

Brno Ph.D Talent 2015

Brno Ph.D Talent 2014

Brno Ph.D Talent 2011

Brno Ph.D Talent 2010

Brno Ph.D Talent 2009

Ing. Jana Musilová

Telefon: 724 919 622

E-mail: jana.musilova@jcmm.cz

Projekt: Brno Ph.D. Talent