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European young investigator awards

(12 September 2005)

The European Heads of Research Councils, in collaboration with the European Science Foundation, invites applications for its European young investigator awards. These support young researchers from all over the world to work in Europe to benefit the development of European science and build up the next generation of leading European researchers.

Applicants should be young researchers holding a doctoral degree who have between two and eight years of postdoctoral experience. The awards will last five years, subject to satisfactory progress. The total value of an award will normally be no less than 750,000 euros and shall not exceed a maximum of 1.25 million euros. Applications should be submitted through one of the participating organisations.