Deadline: January 15 , 2021
Apply for the AIAS-COFUND Fellowships at Aarhus University in Denmark. The AIAS-COFUND II Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellowships 2021-2022 offers up to 15 AIAS-COFUND fellowships to eligible and most talented researchers from all over the world and within all research disciplines and topics. This fellowship scheme is sponsored and funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions and is hosted by the Aarhus University Research Foundation. The programme is dedicated to both junior and senior researchers who are seeking to enhance their understanding of methodologies and approaches of their own and other scientific disciplines
Fellows can start their research on either 1 October 2020 or 1 February 2021. Although you can indicate a preferred start month within this framework, there are no guarantees that your preference will be met. Therefore, keep in mind that you may be offered a different start date than what you applied for. Applicants will also have to specify their preferred duration for the fellowship, however, the fellowship period applied for must be justified in the project description. The project duration is assessed in relation to the project description by the three peer reviewers and the Selection Committee. For this reason, if the application is selected for a fellowship, the applied fellowship period will be granted.
The programme offers 2 AIAS-COFUND II Fellowships as shown below
- AIAS-COFUND Junior Fellowships for postdoctoral researchers with a career experience of 2-10 years for a Duration from 12-36 months.
- The AIAS-COFUND Senior Fellowships for researchers with a career experience of 10+ years for a Duration from 6-18 months.
Selected applicants for the Fellowship program will receive several benefits including:
- Your fellowship will include a full salary and a minor contribution to research expenses.
In order to apply, you must full fill the following application conditions:
- Applicants for the Programme are talented researchers at all career stages with a PhD
- You must have a minimum of two years of full-time postdoctoral research experience at the time of the application deadline.
- Applicants must comply with a mobility demand:
- Applicants for the program must not have resided or carried out their main activities (work etc.) for more than 12 months in Denmark in the 3 years immediately prior to the call deadline.
- Time spent as part of a procedure for obtaining refugee status under the Geneva Convention, compulsory national service and/or short stays such as holidays are not taken into account.
Applicants must submit their applications online by Friday, 15 January 2021 at 12.00 (noon) CET using the AU application system. During the application process, you must also upload the following supporting documents documents. Document forms/templates can be found at the website.
- Your most recent CV
- You must submit your PhD diploma
- Applicants must include a List of their publications
- A budget indication using the template, which can be found at the website
- Ethical issues form
For more information, visit the official website here