02/06/2016

Jean Monnet Actions

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  • ORGANISATION NAME
    European Commission
  • ORGANISATION COUNTRY
    European Commission
  • FUNDING TYPE
    Funding
  • DEADLINE DESCRIPTION
    Annual Calls for Proposals launched in October, with deadlines the following February/March
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Social sciences
  • CAREER STAGE
    First Stage Researcher (R1) (Up to the point of PhD)
    Recognised Researcher (R2) (PhD holders or equivalent who are not yet fully independent)
    Established Researcher (R3) (Researchers who have developed a level of independence)
    Leading Researcher (R4) (Researchers leading their research area or field)

Outline

The Jean Monnet Actions aim at promoting excellence in teaching and research in the field of European Union studies worldwide. They also aim at fostering the dialogue between the academic world and policy-makers, in particular with the aim of enhancing governance of EU policies. The scheme promotes the following Actions: Jean Monnet Modules (teaching and research), Jean Monnet Chairs (teaching and research), Jean Monnet Centres of Excellence (teaching and research), Jean Monnet Support to Institutions and Associations, Jean Monnet Networks (policy debate with the academic world), Jean Monnet Projects (policy debate with the academic world).

What is funded

Opportunities for young graduates, support for young researchers and professors who want to carry out research and teaching on EU subjects, opportunities for academic staff in terms of professional and career development, and an increased capacity for institutions to teach and research on EU matters

Duration

Various

Eligibility

Higher Education Institutions (HEI) established in any country of the world can apply.