• Call for 70 grants for 6-month specialized training courses in Italy

    January 21, 2014 • opportunities

    Call for 70 grants for 6-month specialized training courses in Italy – Deadline: Feb. 28th , 2014 15:00 CET

    A new diplomatic initiative, worth a significant financial contribution provided by the Italian Development Cooperation  as well as a co-funding made available by CNR, 70 selected graduates, graduated professionals and officials (year of birth not prior to 1973) in public institutions  from the recipient countries (Morocco, Tunisia, Egypt, Lebanon, Serbia, Montenegro, Bosnia Herzegovina, Albania) will benefit from a six-month specialized training course run at CNR Institutes in Italy.

    Courses will cover the following macro-sectors:
    28 positions for  Marine Engineering (Governance and management of marine and fishing policy)

    28 positions for Agri-food Sciences (Management and utilization of food resources aimed at the sustainability of agriculture and forestry, and at the mitigation of the effects of climate change)

    14 positions for Cultural Heritage (Promotion and preservation of cultural heritage)

    The fellowship will offer the following benefits:

    i) Logistic and administrative support during candidates’ stay in Italy
    ii) A gross sum of 1,600€ per month for six months
    iii) Work accident and health insurance
    iv) Return flight ticket

    Online application and Info: http://www.cnr.it/diplomazia/
    Deadline: Feb. 28th , 2014 15:00 CET

    BandoDIPLOMAzia.pdf