The MD/Postdoc grant is aimed at continuing research to become a good clinical investigator along with obtaining a medical specialization.

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

Application

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 acs@amsterdamumc.nl.

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)

Additional requirements

Matching is required from involved departments: bench fee and support that indeed 1 day a week can be spent on research.

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