Unity through Knowledge Fund announces Call for proposals for the Gaining Experience Grant within Connectivity Program, which will be open until Friday, 1st of February 2019.

The program provides support for young or more experienced scientists and experts from either homeland or diaspora, for the visits to the prominent institutions abroad or for visits to Republic of Croatia with a goal to improve science and technology in Croatia. Program supports the mobility of scientists and experts to create new values for Croatian science, technology and economy.

The objective of the Gaining Experience Grant is to is to give an opportunity to outstanding scientists and experts to visit the best R&D centres abroad to establish cooperation and acquire new skills needed to improve science and technology in Croatia.

Total amount foreseen for the Connectivity Program, Gaining Experience Grant equals 800 000 HRK. Total amount of funds awarded in this Call for proposals in the year 2019 will depend on the quality of the project proposals.

Proposed projects are to last for a minimum period of 31 days and a maximum of 6 months.

Who can apply: Talented scientists, who live and work in Croatia and have obtained a PhD up to 10 years from the date of opening of this Call for proposals.

Detailed information about the Call can be found at Fund’s web site (http://www.ukf.hr/default.aspx?id=116) and all inquiries should be addressed to the UKF Secretariat at the Unity through Knowledge Fund, e-mail: office@ukf.hr; phone: +385 1 23 52 685; address: UKF, Ilica 24, HR-10000 Zagreb, Croatia.