The 6th Top-up Foscolo Fellowship offers two 3-year top-up fellowships in economic and financial subjects to be assigned to the 2 best departments or research institutes in Economics or Finance participating to the PhD job markets (US job market or any equivalent organization in Europe) in 2020/21.
Main objective of this competition is to attract and retain in Europe outstanding PhD graduates that might otherwise choose to begin and develop their career overseas.
The competition is open to all departments in Economics or Finance from any university or research institute of the countries where UniCredit operates which will participate to the job markets in 2020/2021 in order to offer a tenure track position or post-doc position to outstanding job market candidates.
The top-up fellowships will start on October 1, 2021. Each top-up fellowship is worth € 50,000 per year and has a 3-year duration. The Foundation will pay the prize directly to the winning departments in a unique annual installment. This top-up fellowship complements the salary and contractual terms of the standard tenure track assistant professorships.
All the accompanying requested documents must be attached in one file PDF format.
For further information, download the announcement (.pdf).
Deadline: September 30, 2020
Expired on30/09/2020at 23:59
Applications are closed. Thank you
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How to apply
In order to apply for the UniCredit Foundation’s calls, students must complete the online application form, under the penalty of being excluded from the selection process.
Remind: the form is the same for every competition, therefore you should complete only the fields required by the related announcement.
COMPLETE THE ONLINE APPLICATION FORM
- To participate in the call, it is necessary to click on the APPLY button and enter the login credentials for ideaTRE60.
- You can get the credentials (username and password) through the registration procedure.
- You will receive an e-mail message with a confirmation link. Click on it to complete your registration.
- You can open your application and add any further information as many times as you want until you click on the <submit> button.
- Submit your application only when you consider it completed and all the requested documentation in PDF format has been attached.
- No further modifications are allowed when the application is submitted.
- The GRE test can be substituted with the GMAT test.
- The letter of reference -when required- must be sent directly by a Professor via e-mail to the UniCredit Foundation address as specified in the call.
- For more information on the call and the application process please write to Annalisa.firstname.lastname@example.org