Smart Loire Valley Program Fellowships

November 30, 2016 | By HIGHER EDUCATION NY

LE STUDIUM Institute for Advanced Studies is pleased to inform you that the call for applications of the Smart Loire Valley Program* - Campaign 2017 -  is now open.

Deadline for submission of applications is set on February 9, 2017 at 5:00pm (CET Paris time).

This call is open to all research disciplines and offers post-doctoral fellowships for international experienced researchers in region Centre-Val de Loire laboratories including: A 12-months fellowship in a high level laboratory; Integration in an international scientific community; Funding and organisation of international scientific events; Enabling environment (housing, administrative support, etc...).


On the following link, you will find:

The guidelines presenting objectives, eligibility and selection criteria as well as the selection process through independent evaluations and Scientific Council; The Indicative application format enabling to write a draft and to further copy/paste it online; The online application platform – apply.


Eligibility: The fellowships program targets researchers with a least 5 years of post-doctoral experience. Candidates have to identify a research team in the region Centre-Val de Loire accepting to host the one-year residency. If necessary, LE STUDIUM can help establishing a link with a laboratory in the desired scientific field in the region.

Contact for any additional enquiries.

*The Smart Loire Valley Programme’s Fellowships receive funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Sklodowska-Curie grand agreement n° 665790