Visiting Fellowships Program for Young Researchers - MOPGA - Fourth Call
Opens 8 Mar 2021 10:00 (CET)
Deadline 12 May 2021 23:59 (CEST)
Description

MOPGA (Fourth Call), Visiting Fellowships Program for Young Researchers

Description of the Research project (in English or en français):

- Title of the Project
- Keyword (6)
- Abstract of the research Project (2,000 char. max.)
- Context and motivation (2,000 char. max.)
- Scientific Objectives (2,000 char. max.)
- Methodology and Planning report (4,500 char. max.)
- Project position in relation with to the "One Health" scientific domain (2,000 char. max.)
- Collaborations and / or impacts for the candidate's country of residence in relation to the research project proposal (2,000 characters max.)


Who may apply?

Foreign researchers holding a doctoral degree for less than 5 years are encouraged to respond to this call for proposals. 

40 fellowships will be awarded to the young researchers over a 12-month period from January 2022.

This fellowship includes the following benefits :
- Monthly allowance of 2,500 euros
- Moving allowance of 500 euros
- Support for social security coverage
- Support for health insurance


A visiting fellowship agreement with the French host institution will be established between the institutions and the laureates. It will specify the means and resources made available by the host laboratory so that the researcher can carry out the research project.


Research themes

One Health - multidisciplinary research (animal health, human health, environmental health, as well as human and social sciences). Giving full potential to the One Health concept thus involves working on the interfaces between different sciences: human and veterinary medicine, agronomy, ecology, sociology, geography, etc.


Eligibility 

Candidates must have obtained their PhD less than five years prior to the application, i.e. they must have defended their PhD between May 2016 and April 2021. They should not have resided in France after September 1st 2020 (more than 90 days) and they must not be French nationals. The start of the visiting fellowship for young researchers in France is due to take effect in January 2022.

When reviewing applications, particular attention will be paid to ensure geographic diversity of the MOPGA 4th call laureates. As such, 7 fellowships will be reserved for young researchers from sub-Saharan African countries (list given below, excluding South Africa). 
List of 49 countries in sub-Saharan Africa (excluding South Africa): Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Chad, Central African Republic, Comoros, Congo (Brazzaville), Côte d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea-Bissao, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritius, Mauritania, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Saint Helena, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, South Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe


Selection Process

In accordance with the ambitions and requirements of this call for applications, the selection process will be carried out by an internationally recognized jury based on national scientific expertise.


Documents needed:

  1. Your CV with the list of your publications in English (4 pages max)
  2. Copy of your PhD Diploma
  3. CV of your research supervisor in the French host institution for the visiting fellowship (2 pages max)
  4. The letter of support from the French host institution
  5. Letters of recommendation (3 max)
  6. Copy of your Passport or National ID


Timeline

  • March 8th 2021: Application period opens
  • May 10th  2021: Application period ends  
  • End of October 2021 : Notification of results
  • January 2022: Arrival of the laureates in the host French institution and beginning of the one-year research grant.


If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact us at mopga@campusfrance.org.


Policy Privacy

Your personal data ("Data") are processed by Campus France to study and manage your application, as well as, for the laureates, to ensure the follow-up of the granted scholarship. The information with an * is mandatory, if not completed, the application cannot be processed by Campus France. The processing of your Data is based on the execution of pre-contractual measures taken at your request for applicants and on the execution of a contract for laureates.

Campus France only communicates your Data to authorized and determined recipients. These recipients are Campus France's internal departments in charge of such processing, Campus France's technical service providers, any partners, subcontractors or co-contractors of Campus France, and the relevant departments of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The Data remains in the European Union. Campus France only keeps your Data for the time necessary for the operations for which they were collected and in compliance with the legislation in force.

You have rights over your Data. Thus, you have, at any time and within the legal limits, the right to ask Campus France for access to your Data, the rectification or deletion thereof, the right to limit the processing thereof, the right to object to such processing as well as the right to request the portability of the Data. You also have the right to define directives concerning the fate of your Data after your death.

If you wish to exercise these rights, please contact dpo@campusfrance.org or by post at the following address: 28, rue de la Grange aux Belles - 75010 Paris - FRANCE. If we have any doubts about your identity, we may ask you for proof of identity. If, after contacting us, you feel that your rights have not been respected, you may submit a complaint to the CNIL, together with a copy of your identity document.

Visiting Fellowships Program for Young Researchers - MOPGA - Fourth Call


MOPGA (Fourth Call), Visiting Fellowships Program for Young Researchers

Description of the Research project (in English or en français):

- Title of the Project
- Keyword (6)
- Abstract of the research Project (2,000 char. max.)
- Context and motivation (2,000 char. max.)
- Scientific Objectives (2,000 char. max.)
- Methodology and Planning report (4,500 char. max.)
- Project position in relation with to the "One Health" scientific domain (2,000 char. max.)
- Collaborations and / or impacts for the candidate's country of residence in relation to the research project proposal (2,000 characters max.)


Who may apply?

Foreign researchers holding a doctoral degree for less than 5 years are encouraged to respond to this call for proposals. 

40 fellowships will be awarded to the young researchers over a 12-month period from January 2022.

This fellowship includes the following benefits :
- Monthly allowance of 2,500 euros
- Moving allowance of 500 euros
- Support for social security coverage
- Support for health insurance


A visiting fellowship agreement with the French host institution will be established between the institutions and the laureates. It will specify the means and resources made available by the host laboratory so that the researcher can carry out the research project.


Research themes

One Health - multidisciplinary research (animal health, human health, environmental health, as well as human and social sciences). Giving full potential to the One Health concept thus involves working on the interfaces between different sciences: human and veterinary medicine, agronomy, ecology, sociology, geography, etc.


Eligibility 

Candidates must have obtained their PhD less than five years prior to the application, i.e. they must have defended their PhD between May 2016 and April 2021. They should not have resided in France after September 1st 2020 (more than 90 days) and they must not be French nationals. The start of the visiting fellowship for young researchers in France is due to take effect in January 2022.

When reviewing applications, particular attention will be paid to ensure geographic diversity of the MOPGA 4th call laureates. As such, 7 fellowships will be reserved for young researchers from sub-Saharan African countries (list given below, excluding South Africa). 
List of 49 countries in sub-Saharan Africa (excluding South Africa): Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Chad, Central African Republic, Comoros, Congo (Brazzaville), Côte d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea-Bissao, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritius, Mauritania, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Saint Helena, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, South Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe


Selection Process

In accordance with the ambitions and requirements of this call for applications, the selection process will be carried out by an internationally recognized jury based on national scientific expertise.


Documents needed:

  1. Your CV with the list of your publications in English (4 pages max)
  2. Copy of your PhD Diploma
  3. CV of your research supervisor in the French host institution for the visiting fellowship (2 pages max)
  4. The letter of support from the French host institution
  5. Letters of recommendation (3 max)
  6. Copy of your Passport or National ID


Timeline

  • March 8th 2021: Application period opens
  • May 10th  2021: Application period ends  
  • End of October 2021 : Notification of results
  • January 2022: Arrival of the laureates in the host French institution and beginning of the one-year research grant.


If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact us at mopga@campusfrance.org.


Policy Privacy

Your personal data ("Data") are processed by Campus France to study and manage your application, as well as, for the laureates, to ensure the follow-up of the granted scholarship. The information with an * is mandatory, if not completed, the application cannot be processed by Campus France. The processing of your Data is based on the execution of pre-contractual measures taken at your request for applicants and on the execution of a contract for laureates.

Campus France only communicates your Data to authorized and determined recipients. These recipients are Campus France's internal departments in charge of such processing, Campus France's technical service providers, any partners, subcontractors or co-contractors of Campus France, and the relevant departments of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The Data remains in the European Union. Campus France only keeps your Data for the time necessary for the operations for which they were collected and in compliance with the legislation in force.

You have rights over your Data. Thus, you have, at any time and within the legal limits, the right to ask Campus France for access to your Data, the rectification or deletion thereof, the right to limit the processing thereof, the right to object to such processing as well as the right to request the portability of the Data. You also have the right to define directives concerning the fate of your Data after your death.

If you wish to exercise these rights, please contact dpo@campusfrance.org or by post at the following address: 28, rue de la Grange aux Belles - 75010 Paris - FRANCE. If we have any doubts about your identity, we may ask you for proof of identity. If, after contacting us, you feel that your rights have not been respected, you may submit a complaint to the CNIL, together with a copy of your identity document.

Opens
8 Mar 2021 10:00 (CET)
Deadline
12 May 2021 23:59 (CEST)