ACS MD/Postdoc grants of €25.000 euro are used for 1 day a week protected research time during a 2 year post-doctoral project. The MD/Postdoc grant is aimed at continuing research to become a good clinical investigator along with obtaining a medical specialization.
The ACS MD/Postdoc grant is now open. Submission deadline is 1 March 2021, 12:00 AM
Who can apply: Medical specialists in training who obtained their PhD before their specialist training, or in the first 2 years of their training are eligible to apply. At the start of the grant there should remain at least 2 years of specialist training to combine with research.
How to apply: send your ACS grant application form (see downloads below) before 1 March 2021, 12:00 AM to email@example.com.
Your application will be judged on:
- Quality of CV
- Quality of project
- Future perspective of the candidate
- Future opportunites for obtaining funding (Veni/Hartstichting Dekker grant)
- Perspective to fit within ACS
- Collaboration of both Amsterdam UMC locations (AMC/VUmc)
Matching is required from involved departments: bench fee and support that indeed 1 day a week can be spent on research.