Fyssen Foundation International Post-Doctoral Study Grants 2017

Publish Date: Jan 03, 2017

Deadline: Mar 01, 2017

Post-doctoral study grants : Aim & award

Study grants are ment for post-doctoral researchers, working on research disciplines such as Ethology, Paleontology, Archaeology, Anthropology, Psychology, Epistemology, Logic and  Sciences of nervous system.

These grants are awarded to french or foreign researchers, holders of a foreign Phd and who wish to achieve their project in a Laboratory in France; or either french or foreign researchers holders of a french Phd who wish to achieve their project in a Laboratory abroad (excluded origin country and co-tutorship)


Eligibility conditions
Start its first post-doctoral fellowship with this financial support.
Be 35 year old maximum on the closing day of the call.
Be a holder of a Phd of less than two years on September 1st of the year of application, or achieve its viva thesis on December 31st of the year of application at the latest.

Amount of the grant
These grants, of an annual maximum amount of 25 000 euros, intend to cover expenses of hosting, stay and health insurance.

Duration of the grant
From 8 months to 12 months not renewable , and until 24 months subject to the approval of the Scientific Committee after  examination of  a report at the end of the first year.

The Post doctoral fellowship will start on September 1st of the application year the earliest and at the latest on January of the following year.

Calendar (coming dates)
January 2017 : Call for application on Fyssen Foundation website.
February 2017 : Online application forms.
March  2017 12:00 Am ( noon) French time ( Gmt+1) closing of the applications and deadline to forward by post one copy of the hard file (Date as Postmark) to the Foundation.
The receipt of the online application as well as of the hard copy will be notified by an email confirmation.
mid July 2017 : Results sent by post.

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