Optional Outgoing Phase

Candidates will be encouraged to spend some time at an international partner organisation either in academia or in the business sector. This stay needs to be an uninterrupted period lasting between 3 and 9 months, and will be planned betweenย the 10th andย the 18th month of the research project. Candidatesย will be able to freely select the international partner organisation they want to stay inย and afterwards they will need to find a supervisor belonging to that organisation. This supervisor can be chosenย at the Outgoing Phase from the options provided by the Athenea3I Partnership or from the candidate’sย own contacts or following their interests.ย Remember that all candidatesย must provide a Letter of Commitment fromย the supervisor of the partner organisation for the application process.ย For more information about this process, please refer to the Guide for Applicants.