Overview: Czech Science Foundation Junior projects
General Program name Czech Science Foundation Junior projects
Funds for PI starting grants
Funding agency Czech Science Foundation
Scope International
Fields of science All fields of Science
Duration 2 – 3 year
Program web site https://gacr.cz/en/files/Extract%20JN%202019_ZN.pdf
Number of calls per year 1 (usually with deadline in March/April)
Eligibility EU-Life institution CEITEC
Applicant's Level of Experience (years after PhD) PhD degree; age ≤ 35 years
Applicant's Nationality Any
Other Important Requirements PhD degree; age ≤ 35 years
Funding type & amounts Fellowship (net salary, exempt of national taxes) N/A
Working contract (gross salary) flexible (depends on agreement with host institution)
Other allowances Costs for durable equipment and intangible assets; Consumables; Travel costs; Services; Other operational costs; Overhead costs
Next deadline April 1, 2017, midnight
Past submissions outcomes
Year Available fellowships Success rates
2017 N/A 20%
2016 N/A 20%
2015 N/A 11%