Scope of the prize
The European Society for Clinical Investigation (ESCI) sponsors 2 fellowships of 2,000 Euro each in order to cover expenses of short secondments at the foreign institution. The duration of the secondment will be at the applicant’s discretion.
- Applicants must be under 35 years old at the time of submitting their application.
- Basic or clinical researchers residing in Europe.
Older than 35 years old, costs of the secondment covered from other sources, hosting or welcoming institution outside Europe.
Applicants should submit online
- a one-page short CV
- filled application form (download here)
- a statement of support from the host institution
- invitation letter from the head of the host institution
Please upload all documents as pdf (preferred) or Word file.
Time frame application
The call will open February every year and the winner will be communicated during the ASM (June). The secondment must take place within 12 months from receiving the grant. Deadline of submission: March 31, 2021.
A committee composed by four ESCI Council Members will evaluate the applications.
The 2 selected applicants will win a 2,000 Euro grant to cover expenses of the short secondment, plus a free 2-year ESCI membership.
Payment to the winners will be made after the secondment together with a certificate. The winners should send a 1-page max. report summarizing her / his stay in the welcoming institution within one month after the end of the secondment. Payment is made after the report is received and approved by ESCI.