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Navigating Brussels with ELLS – How can the EU help you to develop your scientific career?

  • 23 - 25 May 2023
  • Brussels, Belgium
  • Current and future career

3 days intensive course organized by ELLS ST Research Support Office

  • Get to know the European research programmes for young scientists
  • Experience project development in an intercultural interdisciplinary international team
  • Network with colleagues and friends from around Europe
  • Get to know the secrets of Brussels institutions and European policies

Deadline for application

10 March 2023 (or until places filled) – limited for 20 applicants

What does this course include?

The course consists of a mix of presentations, site visits, workshop and networking opportunities that will provide participants with…

  • an introduction to European research programmes for young scientists and to key elements of grant writing
  • tools to assess the current status of their career, to identify strengths and fields for development
  • a better understanding of the workings of European research policy and funding and incorporate this
  • knowledge in future project applications
    knowledge about research related job opportunities outside of academia and industry

Who can apply?

This course is designed for junior post docs (1 yr < PhD < 4 yrs). To make the course interactive the number of participants is limited to a maximum of 20 persons. Three slots / university are pre-allocated, unused slots will be passed on based on a waiting list. The registration is binding. Repeat participation is not possible.

  • ELLS ST Research Support Office
  • 20 participants
  • 31 March 2022