Call for European Young Researchers' Award is now open
The European Young Researchers’ Award (EYRA), coordinated by Euroscience in collaboration with The European Council of Doctoral Candidates and Junior Researchers “Eurodoc” and Marie Curie Fellows Association “MCFA”, is granted to researchers demonstrating outstanding research performance and leadership. At the same time, the award aims to inspire early stage and experienced researchers to incorporate a European dimension and perspective into their research. The Award is granted each year but the prize-giving-ceremony is held every two years at the Euroscience Open Forum (ESOF) where the two recipients will present their work. The Award consists of a Certificate and a grant to cover travel and accommodation for the stay in the ESOF city. Qualification Criteria - The research should be of demonstrably excellent quality (publications, prizes, prestigious grants etc) - The research must have a clear European dimension, either because it is 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 significance. - The applicant should have demonstrated leadership in the research project; should have inspired students; and should have initiated outreach to wider audiences.
- Posted on: 09.04.2012
Additional information about the programme
- Candidates should work in a European country, but are not required to have a European nationality.
- Researchers having successfully defended their first PhD with up to five years of experience after their PhD.
- The application should be in English.
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