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EMBO Postdoctoral Fellowships (life sciences)


Research Field
Natural sciences
Funding Type
Mobility Incoming
Mobility Outgoing
Career Stage
Established Researcher (R3) (Researchers who have developed a level of independence)
European Research Programme
Not funded by an EU programme



The EMBO Postdoctoral Fellowships support excellent postdoctoral researchers in the life sciences working in European laboratories. The award includes a stipend for up to two years and additional benefits. International exchange is compulsory as part of this program. Applications are open to researchers worldwide with some mandates on host location depending on your citizenship. EMBO has expanded its scope beyond molecular biology and also explores biological phenomena at the cell, tissue, organism, population or ecosystem level. Applicants are invited to submit anytime, the next assessment cut-off date is at 2pm CET on August 12, 2022.

What is funded

Postdoctoral stipdend.


2 years.


Excellent postdoctoral researchers in the life sciences. 


Organisation name
European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO)
Organisation Country
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