CIHEAM Zaragoza, in the context of the continuous work with Lebanese students, and in solidarity with the current critical situation in Lebanon, has taken the initiative to launch a special call aiming to support research programmes, technology transfer and innovative initiatives. This special call has one action aiming to finance a research mission/stay in Spain, with the support and supervision of CIHEAM Zaragoza staff, during the year 2022.
Candidates should respond to the action “Preparation and development of a research project in Plant Genetic Studies”.
All Lebanese alumni or students of CIHEAM Zaragoza are eligible to apply. Priority is given to candidates involved in scientific research of interest for our Institute and/or involved in agricultural development and/or technology transfer projects in public institutions or private enterprises in Lebanon. CIHEAM Zaragoza is committed to principles of gender equality.
How to apply
The call for applications follows a one-step procedure.
The applicants shall provide, in brief, the following documents:
The documents should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org indicating on the subject field: Special Call Lebanon 2022.
The evaluation of the candidates will be conducted by a mixed jury composed of members of CIHEAM Zaragoza and members of other institutions that collaborate with our Institute. The evaluation will be based on the quality of the proposal, the scientific interest and urgency of the projects, the academic and research background of the candidates, and the expected utility of the results.
The grant will include a monthly subsistence allowance for a stay of 6 months in Spain.
The successful candidate will submit an Interim Report on the activities carried out and results obtained to the supervisor at the Institute, who will be appointed by the Director, at the end of the third month of the stay. A Final Report will be submitted at the end of the stay following the same procedure.
Time frame and deadlines for the call for applications