Detall de la convocatòria


Objectiu de la convocatòria
These Prizes will honor young immunologists and allergologists for their achievements and research efforts conducted in a European university/research organization in the past 10 years subsequent to receiving their doctoral degree.
Lloc de presentació
El personal de l'IMIM i PSMAR que necessiteu més informació adreceu-vos a:
Servei de Recerca. C/ Doctor Aiguader, 88. 08003 Barcelona. Tel.: 93.316.04.00.
• Carol Barnwell, Ext.: 1670
• Marta López, Ext.: 1576
Convocatòria (URL)
Eligible candidates are members in good-standing of an EFIS-affiliated National Society and will have earned their Ph.D. (or equivalent degree) after January 1, 2013
A "grace period" will be applied to account for extended gaps in an applicant's research career for purposes of maternity leave, military service, etc. Generally, however, this will not exceed 12-18 months. Particularly significant extensions of the 10-year time limit will be carefully evaluated by the National Society to which the applicant belongs and must be appropriately justified.
Cash awards of €30,000, plus the possibility of financing of €50,000/year for three-year research projects to be performed in European institutions, which can reach up to €200,000 for projects that are pursued by or in cooperation with institutions located in the following countries: Armenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Georgia, Greece, Hungary, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Montenegro, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Republic of Serbia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Turkey, Ukraine.
Candidates for the ACTERIA Early Career Research Prizes awarded by EFIS must submit the following:
  • Curriculum Vitae (2 pages max.) with publications, including primary research articles, reviews, book chapters, conference proceedings, oral presentations, etc. (acceptance letter(s) required for publications not yet published or in press)
  • Summary of activity since obtaining the doctoral degree (5 pages max.), citing particularly relevant scientific and/or clinical achievements.
  • Letter of reference from Laboratory/Department/Division Director.
  • Proof of Membership in an EFIS-affiliated National Society
  • Proposed research project (5 Pages max.) including: state-of-the-art, questions addressed, research program and methods, expected results, feasibility, potential bottlenecks and solutions, if necessary, timeline, short list of references.
  • Letter from the Host Institution where the project will be conducted, confirming that appropriate facilities will be guaranteed to the researcher in the event the project is approved, and including a statement that the safety rules of the organization will be applied.
  • Ethics statement (applicable for research using human or animal samples or conducted in humans or animals) confirming that the proposed project will be submitted to the appropriate Institutional Review Board/Ethics Committee before funding is awarded by the Fondation ACTERIA.

    Application form:
  • Arxius

    ACTERIA Prizes Awarded by EFIS – About.pdf
    ACTERIA Prizes Awarded by EFIS – Eligibility Criteria and Guidelines ACTERIA Early Career Research Prizes Awarded by EFIS.pdf
    ACTERIA Prizes Awarded by EFIS – ACTERIA Early Career Research Prizes Awarded by EFIS.pdf