PhDs on innovation and green issues: additional scholarships on PON Research and Innovation funds



New financial resources are made available for the 37° Cycle PhD Programmes by ESF REACT-EU funds (PON "Ricerca e Innovazione" programme) with Ministerial Decree 10 August 2021, n. 1061.

The provision put into effect Action IV.4 – PhD programmes and research contracts on innovation and Action IV.5 – PhD programmes on green related topics of the new Axis IV of the PON Research and Innovation 2014-2020 "Education and research for recovery - REACT-EU", granted by the new review of the Program with the thematic objective of cohesion policies "Promote overcoming the effects of the crisis in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic and its social consequences and prepare a recovery green, digital and resilient economy "(Regulation (EU) 2020/2221 of the European Parliament and of the Council of December 23rd 2020).

The Program Action IV.4 aims are to promote research activities about innovation, digital infrastructure and enabling technologies, and to support the human capital’s enhancement, as a determining factor for research development and innovation in Italy.

Action IV.5 objective is to enhance the human capital that will be engaged in PhD Programmes concerning the conservation of the ecosystem, biodiversity, the climate change’s impact reduction and the promotion of Sustainable Development.

  Enrollment procedure

The online procedure is open from 19 November 2021 at 13.00 (CEST) to 25 November 2021 at 13.00 (CEST).

Candidates whose name is highlighted in green are winners of the scholarship and can enroll at the PhD Course

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