02/06/2016

Return Grants for Researchers Working Abroad "Back to Belgium" - Co-funded by the EU

Save to favorites

  • ORGANISATION NAME
    Belgian Science Policy (BELSPO)
  • ORGANISATION COUNTRY
    Belgium
  • DEADLINE DESCRIPTION
    No call in 2016
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Formal sciences
    Humanities
    Natural sciences
    Professions and applied sciences
    Social sciences
  • CAREER STAGE
    Recognised Researcher (R2) (PhD holders or equivalent who are not yet fully independent)

Outline

Aimed at promoting the reintegration in Belgium of highly qualified researchers, with at least 2 years of post-doc in a foreign country. Researchers must propose a research project to be performed in a Belgian research unit.

What is funded

Salary based on a research assistant salary proportionate to the experience of the candidate, allowance of EUR 1,500 for covering the return transportation cost, EUR 15,000 grant to cover research-related expenses (no overhead) within the host institution

Duration

24 months, full-time

Eligibility

Eligible candidates must be Belgian nationals or have spent at least 3 years in Belgium for R&D or higher education purposes before their post-doctoral stay abroad.

Disclaimer:

The responsibility for the funding offers published on this website, including the funding description, lies entirely with the publishing institutions. The application is handled uniquely by the employer, who is also fully responsible for the recruitment and selection processes.