FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

1 january - 31 december 2014 :
Fundings in favor of the integration of Junior Researchers in Industry




A new TRANSBIO SUDOE initiative to support the integration of junior researchers in the industry.


Purpose:

To improve the permeability and the synergies between the academic world and the entrepreneurial world in the field of biotechnologies.

 

Eligible applicants:

  • Young doctors or post-doctoral researchers with a significant research experience
  • Between the date when the researcher defends his/her thesis and the date when he/she leaves for a post-doc course or comes back from a post-doc when he/she is more available
  • The targeted firms would be indistinctly start-up companies or established businesses in the sector of biotechnologies (healthcare, agrofood industry and environment)

Length, purpose and funding of the mission:

The placements in companies might last 2 to 4 months (exceptionally 6 months). The researcher being sponsored 50% by TRANSBIO and 50% by the firm.

The contribution of the junior researchers should be directly linked with their field of competence:

  • Introduction of a technology in the industry
  • An advising role on experimental and scientific strategies
  • An in-depth bibliographic analysis
  • An exploration mission
  • Putting a project together / applying for a "GRANT"

 

What will be taken into account for the selection process:

  • Scientific and technical merit of the proposed project
  • Trans-regional projects will be preferred over inter-regional partnerships
  • Relevance and adequacy of the partnership
  • Balance of the funded projects in the TRANSBIO regions
  • Availability of funds

 

How to apply:

Find attached below more details and the two application forms whether you are a junior researcher or a company. This sheet should then be returned to your WP3 local correspondent.


Associated documents :
- Detailed program & Application forms

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