Overview: HFSP Cross-Disciplinary Fellowship
General Program name HFSP Cross-Disciplinary Fellowship
Funds for Postdoctoral fellowships
Funding agency Human Frontier Science Programme
Scope International
Fields of science Basic research in biological problems
Duration up to 3 years
Program web site http://www.hfsp.org/funding/postdoctoral-fellowships
Number of calls per year 1 (usually with deadline in August)
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, in a discipline outside Life Sciences, for less than 3 years at the deadline. Applicants with a PhD degree not yet awarded at the deadline can apply but must obtain their PhD by 31 December 2017 at the latest and the fellowship cannot start before the PhD is officially conferred
Applicant's Nationality Any
Other Important Requirements Requirement of mobility between countries Applicants must: have at least 1 first author (or joint first) English publication in press or published in an international peer reviewed journal at the deadline have not spent more than 12 months in the proposed host country at the earliest start date of the fellowship not have started their current work in the proposed host institution or host country prior to the earliest start date of the fellowship not apply to the country where PhD was obtained not apply to the country of nationality
Funding type & amounts Fellowship (net salary, exempt of national taxes) Monthly living allowance variable depends on the country, year and family situation.Between 2,450 - 5,305 EUR/month (1st year); 2,560 - 5,550 EUR/month (2nd year); 2,670 - 5,800 EUR/month (3rd year).Between 2,940 - 6,360 EUR/year/child allowance
Working contract (gross salary) n/a
Other allowances - Research and travel allowance - Relocation allowance
Next deadline Aug. 23, 2018, 5 p.m.
Past submissions outcomes
Year Available fellowships Success rates