The grant provides excellent young basic science PhD graduates the opportunity to obtain postdoc experience in a prestigious research center abroad.

ACS Postdoc grants of €70.000 euro are used for a full-time 1 year post-doctoral project at least partly in another lab. The Postdoc grant provides excellent young basic science PhD graduates the opportunity to obtain postdoc experience in a prestigious research center abroad.

The ACS Postdoc grant is now open. Submission deadline is  1 March 2021, 12:00 AM

Application

Who can apply: all ACS scientists presently on a postdoc contract or finishing their PhD in 2021.

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 opportunities 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 for 1 year.

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