The University of Padova (Italy) funds promising young researchers
University of Padova (Italy) has launched the second edition of the Supporting
TAlent in ReSearch@University of Padova – STARS@UNIPD call for proposals. Such
programme supports excellent 2-year research projects to be conducted in Padova
by outstanding Principal Investigators of any nationality.
STARS@UNIPD call intends to promote and encourage high quality, innovative and
ambitious research, with the final goal to strengthen the University
researchers ability to attract external competitive funding, including the
European Research Council grants.
particular, STARS Starting Grants (STARS-StG) are designed to fund promising
PIs who have been awarded their first
doctoral degree within a minimum of 2 and a maximum of 7 years (prior to 30
November 2018) and are about to establish their own research team and/or
starting their own independent research.
Grants offer a research budget of up to 80,000 € (Social Sciences and
Humanities) or 140,000 € Physical Sciences and Engineering, Life Sciences) for
two years, plus a two-year fellowship
for the PI of up to 32,000 € net amount/ ear (80,000 € gross amount for two
Starting Grants are addressed to PIs of any nationality who intend to establish
their own team and launch an independent research.
should have obtained their first Doctoral Degree at least 2 and up to 7 years
prior to 30 November 2018.
information go to the call website:
clarification requests can be addressed to email@example.com .