Selection process

First step – Application process

The candidate needs to apply for the grant through the online platform. The eligibility criteria will be checked in this step.

Second step – Remote assessment

Each proposal and candidateโ€™s background will be evaluated remotely by 3 experts according to the evaluation criteria. Only candidates whose scores are above the threshold willย continueย into the interview assessment.

Third step – Interview assessment

Those applicants who are above the threshold will be invited for an interview. This interview will be either in person or electronically and will consist of a project presentation (5 – 10 min) and questions (15 min).ย The interview will be entirely in English.

Fourth step – Communication

The Reserve, Rejectedย and Selected Candidates lists will be published. The selected candidates will be personally notified.

Fifth step – Review/Appeal

The candidates mightย claim the result of the selection process through theย online platform.