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NuGO exchange grants for 2019 are now open!

The exchanges are foremost meant for temporary staff working with a NuGO member organisation (PhDs and postdocs < 5 years after obtaining their PhD). The host organisation should be a NuGO member organisation.

Total funding per exchange is € 3.500. This includes travel costs, board and lodging, and research costs if applicable, for travel to/from the member organisations in China, Australia and New Zealand we add € 500 for travel.

Minimum stay should be 10 working days, if combined with a conference visit then these conference days do not count
Max 1 application per member organisation, incoming and outgoing combined

From the applicant and the PI of the host institution we expect an active participation in NuGO activities (conferences, training courses, task-forces)

Exchanges are only possible between two NuGO member organisations.

Deadline for applications: March 1st, 2019

Applications should consist of a CV of 1- 2 pages and a description of the work to be done including the relevance for parties involved (1 page) as well as a draft budget.

Applications should be send to: for the attention of Ingeborg van Leeuwen-Bol.

For further information, the Early Career Network (ECN) hosted a webinar on the topic of laboratory exchanges- during this webinar Prof Lorraine Brennen, NuGO CEO presented the importance of an exchange (see following link):

ECN webinar on laboratory exchanges