[CALL][AWARD] European Young Researchers’ Award

30.01.2018

Deadline: 2018-01-30

for young researchers demonstrating outstanding research performance and leadership

Qualification Criteria

  • The research must have a clear European dimension, either because it is embedded in a collaboration of researchers in different European countries or it is a research project in one European country that addresses a research topic of European added value.
  • The research should be of demonstrably excellent quality (publications, prizes, grants, patents, references in newspapers, etc.)
  • The criteria that the jury will take into account are: quality of the research results obtained, role in the definition of the research project, inspiration to others (fellow students, members of the research group), outreach to wider audiences.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates should work in a European country (understood in the geographic sense as defined by Council of Europe’s membership rules), but are not required to have a European nationality.
  • The 2018 call is open to young researchers who are presently enrolled in a postdoctoral programme of any kind and who have defended their thesis after January 1st, 2012.
  • The application should be in English.