CNRS launches a call for proposals that aims at enabling independent and talented young scientists to create and lead an original project within a CNRS affiliated laboratory.
The call is open to young researchers, CNRS tenured or without permanent position, having defended their PhD (or equivalent doctoral degree) after 12/31/2010(1), whatever their nationality.
Laureates of a similar funding are not eligible (e.g. ATIP program, ANR, ERC, Chaire d’excellence).
In 2019, the CNRS-Momentum program will support projects within the following emerging and transverse themes (see the full text of the Call) :
The CNRS-Momentum funding is allocated for a period of 3 years, from January 1st, 2019. It includes :
How to apply :
The application form must be completed on-line here.
The model of scientific project must be downloaded and the project must be joined at the end of the application form (the document must not exceed 8 pages, must be saved in PDF format and named Momentum2018_Project_LASTNAME_Firstame).
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