AII offers various grants for its researchers. The goal of the AII grants is to stimulate international exchange of our young researchers and to stimulate young talented scientists within our institute to become internationally experienced by extending their network activities and to stimulate their careers for future national and international grant applications.

Due to the current situation and travel restrictions, the AII grants are postponed until further notice

AII Technician grant

A total budget of € 5000,-.for technicians to visit a research facility and cover travel costs, (lab)-consumables and rent.


To stimulate technicians within the Amsterdam institute for Infection and Immunity to visit a research facility elsewhere to learn/acquire new techniques/skills/knowledge, valuable to the research within AII.

Target group

Technicians working at research groups that are part of the AII (AII registered PI and technician).

What can be applied for

A total budget of € 5000,-. Eligible costs are: travel costs (economy class) to and from the hosting site, (lab)-consumables and rent. Only completed application forms are eligible for evaluation.


The technician grant of € 5000,- will only fund visits with a duration of 1 to 4 months that aim to acquire/learn new techniques/knowledge valuable to the research within AII.