Overview: NWO - Vici
General Program name NWO - Vici
Funds for PI salary funds
Funding agency The Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO)
Scope International
Fields of science All fields of Science
Duration 5 years (total grant 1,500,000 euros for personnel and material costs)
Program web site https://www.nwo.nl/en/funding/our-funding-instruments/nwo/innovational-research-incentives-scheme/vici/index.html
Number of calls per year 1
Eligibility EU-Life institution NKI
Applicant's Level of Experience (years after PhD) Vici is targeted at outstanding senior researchers who have successfully demonstrated the ability to develop their own innovative lines of research, and to act as coaches for young researchers. Researchers who have obtained their PhD within the last 15 years can apply for a Vici grant. There may be a possibility of an extension in some cases.
Applicant's Nationality Any
Other Important Requirements
Funding type & amounts Fellowship (net salary, exempt of national taxes)
Working contract (gross salary) Working contract is based on the contract with the institute; gross monthly salary is between 6,000 - 9,000 euros/month excluding end-of-year-bonus and holiday allowance.
Other allowances Allowances for moving to the Netherlands
Next deadline Aug. 27, 2019, 2 p.m.
Past submissions outcomes
Year Available fellowships Success rates