Application Form

Application Form

Thank you for your interest in the SPEAR project!

Before applying, make sure you meet the European Commission’s eligibility requirements for MSCA-ITN projects: 

At the time of recruitment (i.e. contract starting date) you:

  • must be in the first four years of your research career (full-time equivalent), i.e. four-years or less must have passed since you obtained the degree which entitles you to embark on a doctorate;
  • must not have been awarded a doctoral degree;
  • must not have resided or carried out your main activity (work, studies, etc.) in the country of the host organisation for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to recruitment.

Furthermore, in order to work on any of the individual research projects you must be proficient in written and spoken English.

In order to apply, you will need to submit:

  • your CV
  • a statement of interest
  • academic transcripts (bachelor’s and master’s, if applicable)
  • contact information of at least one academic referee

    Basic Information

    Bachelor’s Degree Information

    Master’s Degree Information

    If you have not yet obtained your master’s degree, you may enter an estimated date. Keep in mind candidates will begin working on the project by September 2021.

    Choice of IRPs

    Select up to three projects you would be interested in working on, in order of preference. Remember that you may not have resided/worked/studied in the host country for more than 12 months in the 3 years before the contract starting date.


    Files should preferably be PDFs and file names should only contain letters, numbers, dashes (-) and underscores (_).


    Enter the full name, institution and email address of at least one referee (maximum 3 referees) *

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