Funding scheme


European Research Council (ERC)

Financial support to talented early- and mid-career scientists to start or consolidate their independence

Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships

Financial support to researchers and innovation staff at all stages of their career to consolidate their career path

European Cooperation in Science & Technology (COST)

Networking opportunities for researchers and innovators

Erasmus+ Financial support to individuals and organisations for education, training, youth and sport in Europe
EFSA Professional Opportunities Support to scientists for projects related to EFSA’s scientific work

AXA Research Fund

Financial support to young promising researchers and full-time senior academics on priority topics


Financial support to USA-Italy exchanges for research and teaching activities

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

Financial support to Germany-Italy exchanges for research and teaching activities

Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

Financial support to postdoctoral and experienced researchers for research activities in Germany

UniCredit Foundation

Financial support to young researchers in the field of Economics and Finance

Scholarship Award Program Translational Medicine and Biomedical Entrepreneurship (University of Bern) Financial support to supports researchers who would like to start a new venture in the healthcare sector
Research Foundation – Flanders (FWO) Financial support to fundamental scientific research, strategic basic research, clinical scientific research, purchase of large-scale and medium-scale research infrastructure, management of large computing capacity in Flanders
Urban Studies Foundation Grant funding for innovative research projects that advance the frontiers of urban knowledge