POLONEZ is a funding programme addressed to incoming researchers who may apply for 12- or 24-month fellowships in host institutions in Poland.

Applicant: a researcher with a PhD degree or at least four years of full-time equivalent research experience who has not resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc.) in Poland for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to the call announcement

Fellowship duration: 12 or 24 months

Researcher receives:

  • Salary (incl. mobility allowance): € 4 350 gross/month (full time contract),
  • Family allowance: € 300 gross/month (for fellows whose families stay in Poland for at least 3 months),
  • Research grant,
  • Opportunity to participate in research and non-research training programmes organised by the NCN.

Host Institution receives overheads at a rate of 20%.

Call announcement: 15 September 2016
Call deadline: 15 December 2016
Results: May 2017

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