Railways barrier (picture by Skitterphoto/ Piaxabay) Application

The INVITE Call for applications closes in one month:  on April 16, 2018 at 2 pm Central Europe Time.

We remind you that the call is open to everybody, must some restrictions apply about your professional experience and your places of residence and activity.

All restrictions are referred to the date of the call deadline.

Mobility rule

Applicants must not have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc.) in Italy for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately before the call deadline. You must estimate the places of residence and activity using this form to create the declaration.

Up to 12 months spent in Italy, you are eligible. If you have spent more than 12 months in Italy, you are not eligible for the INVITE call, unless you were in Italy as asylum seeker.

Your holidays in Italy do not count!

Experience rule

To be eligible, you must have a Master’s Degree but not a Doctoral Degree at the call deadline.

In addition, you have to calculate your experience in research after your Master’s Degree.  If you have 48 months or more of experience in research, you are not eligible for the INVITE Call for applications.

When you calculate your experience in research:

  • take into account only experiences after your Master’s Degree
  • if you have worked part time, estimate only the months pro–rata.

Last tip

We recommend you to read carefully the call documents, the FAQ section and to check the most common mistakes.