Internal Project Support
SoMoPro is a regional grant programme, which aim is to attract researchers from abroad to work and undertake research training in a research institution in the South Moravian Region for the period of 1 to 3 years. SoMoPro is co-financed by European Commission - Research Executive Agency (REA) under the Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions (COFUND scheme).
SoMoPro supports research in science, technology and medicine. Project topic are chosen freely by the applicants. There is however a limitation in research domains eligible for funding, which are defined by the regional Smart Specialisation Strategy of the South Moravian region (S3).
Researchers of any nationality who, at the closure date, are in possession of a doctoral degree or have at least 4 years of full-time equivalent research experience after obtaining a degree which gives access to doctoral programmes, either in the country in which the degree was obtained or in the Czech Republic. Researchers must not have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc.) in the Czech Republic for more than 12 months in the last 3 years prior to the deadline for proposal submission. Researchers after a career break (e.g. maternity leave) may benefit from special mobility condition: They shall not have resided or carried out their main activity in the Czech Republic for more than 3 years in the 5 years immediately prior to the deadline for proposal submission.
For more information about the program visit JCMM.
Call for proposals:
If you are planning to submit a proposal or need more information please contact:
Ing. Tereza Johnová