Starting Grant Giovani Ricercatori 2019

The University has approved a number of actions to increase the independence of young researchers.
One of these is the “Starting Grant” for young researchers of the University of Trento, which encourages them to participate – as principal investigators, scientific coordinators or research fellows – in competitive research calls at national, European and international level.
In the 2019-2021 term, a new “Starting Grant” call will be launched every six months to fund, up to 15,000 euro, projects in the humanities and in the area of science and technology, including psychological disciplines. Applications are welcome from young researchers of the University of Trento, in particular research fellows/collaborators, postdocs, fixed-term researchers (RTD-A), fixed-term researcher (RTD - B) not eligible for the action “Fondo di dotazione iniziale RTD b”.

2020 call is now open until 30 September 2020 at noon. Applicants must have an employment contract with the University of Trento in force at least at the deadline established for the call (30/09/2020).

Useful documents: 

  • Call (PDF ita/eng 222 KB)
  • Application form (DOC ita/eng 397 KB) 

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ECIU – European Consortium of Innovative Universities 

The University of Trento is a member of ECIU-European Consortium of Innovative Universities, a leading international consortium of research intensive universities, with collective emphasis on innovation, creativity and societal impact, driving the development of a knowledge-based economy.
In this context, UniTrento has adopted the annual mobility fund of € 20.000 aiming at increasing mobility of its researchers; researchers from UniTrento interested in establishing or extending high-profile collaborative scientific relations with ECIU partners may apply for up to € 5000 for outgoing travel and associated subsistence costs. 

National and local calls

European and International calls