The Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange (NAWA) has opened the second edition of the Ulam Programme for post-doctoral scientists who would like to come to Poland to conduct research, teach or gather materials for their work or publications for stays from 6 to 24 months.
The scholarship includes a living allowance in the amount of approx. 2400 euro monthly which can be increased by about 500 euro and/or 240 euro for an accompanying spouse and/or underage child. The scholarship also includes a one-off mobility allowance ranging from 1600 euro to 2800 euro depending on the researcher's departure country, which can also be increased in case of the accompanying family members.
The Programme is addressed to scientists around the world representing all fields of science.
The objective of The Ulam Programme is to help foreign researchers to develop their careers by intensifying international mobility and to allow them to establish scientific cooperation with excellent host institutions in Poland.
A proposal may be submitted only by a person who holds a doctoral degree.
Activities to be carried out during the scholarship may include:
- conducting research and/or development work
- post-doctoral training
- obtaining materials for scientific work or publication
- conducting didactic classes at the host centre
The call is open from 15th January to 15th April 2020.