Overview: FEBS Long Term Fellowship
General Program name FEBS Long Term Fellowship
Funds for Postdoctoral fellowships
Funding agency Federation of European Biochemical Societies (FEBS)
Scope International
Fields of science Biochemistry and molecular biology
Duration up to 3 years
Program web site http://www.febs.org/our-activities/fellowships/long-term-fellowships/
Number of calls per year 1 (annual call with deadline October 1)
Eligibility EU-Life institution BRIC, Babraham, CEITEC, CeMM, CRG, Curie, FIMM, FMI, IEO, IGC, MDC, NKI, VIB
Applicant's Level of Experience (years after PhD) PhD degree for less than 3 years at the deadline
Applicant's Nationality Any
Other Important Requirements ­ Mobility required between FEBS countries - Must apply before moving to new host - Must be a member of a FEBS Constituent Society - Candidates may have already joined the host laboratory if the length of the stay does not exceed 6 months at the closing date of the call
Funding type & amounts Fellowship (net salary, exempt of national taxes) Depends on country Between 1,875 – 5,032 EUR/month (1st year); 2,062 – 5,535 EUR/month (2nd year
Working contract (gross salary) n/a
Other allowances ­Family allowance: + 14% of the value of the grant for one child, + 28% of the value of the grant for 2 or more children; plus Euro 100 per month for welfare costs
Next deadline Oct. 1, 2018, 5 p.m.
Past submissions outcomes
Year Available fellowships Success rates
2016 9 (2013); 5 (2014) Between 3,4 - 4,4% (2013)