CREMLINplus Fellowship Programme

WP9 - Tasks 9.1 and 9.2

 

The successful management and leadership of Research Infrastructures requires a complex collection of scientific and managerial competencies, especially for those working across national borders.

CREMLINplus Fellowship Programme, WP9 - Tasks 9.1 and 9.2 (CREMLINplus FP) offers scholarships supporting the participation of managers and operators of the Russian research infrastructures (RU RIs) in the thematic and horizontal training courses/summer schools/workshops/staff and knowledge exchange visits dedicated to improving skills and ways of managing research infrastructures in different thematic areas. These training initiatives cover topics specific for research infrastructures grouped in the 6 thematic domains according to ESFRI classification, as well make focus on cross-cutting themes relevant to all research infrastructures.

CREMLINplus FP is an important element of the Horizon 2020 CREMLINplus project (Grant № 871072, website: https://www.cremlinplus.eu/), initiated and fully funded by the project.

Access to identified training courses/workshops/summer schools/staff and knowledge exchange visits will be granted to the staff from the relevant Russian research infrastructures via calls for applications with several evaluation deadlines per year.

The CREMLINplus scholarships coverall support costs: travel costs, accommodation, the training fee, visa and insurance.

 

The main objectives of the CREMLINplus FP are:

-       contributing to capacity building within Russian research infrastructures by enabling employees to take part in short training courses/workshops/conferences/schools/staff and knowledge exchange visits on management issues of research infrastructures in EU and Russia that are relevant to their professional interests and priorities of EU-Russia S&T cooperation,

-       contributing to sustainable development of the Russian research infrastructures by strengthening the skills and abilities, developing and advance knowledge of the staff.

-       strengthening the relations between the European and Russian research infrastructures by building a sustainable network.

The main target groups to the CREMLINplus FP are the managers and operators of the 11 priority Russian RIs mentioned in the recommendation list of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation and the 5 Russian megascience projects, as well the other Russian RIs.

Due to COVID-19 the start of programme was postponed by some months, it has undergone some adaptations and a series of changes has been implemented to it including adjusted deadlines. Currently CREMLINplus FP is kicked off October 2020 with 4 admission rounds and 4 application deadlines per year – November 1, February 1, May 1, August 1.

 

The operator of the CREMLINplus fellowship programme

 

The operator of the Cremlinplus FP is the National University of Science and Technology MISIS (NUST MISIS).

NUST MISIS is responsible for

1. broadly and comprehensively informing of the Russian research infrastructures on the available training courses/workshops/conferences/schools/staff and knowledge exchange visits on management issues of research infrastructures via different channels, including the channels of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation and the National Contact Point for research infrastructures

2. designing and implementing all procedures within the Cremlinplus FP calls.

 

The application process within CREMLINplus Fellowship Programme step-by-step (TBA)

 

The LIST of the training courses/summer schools/workshops/conferences (last update 23.10.2020)

 

The Employer Statement (requirements to the document) 

APPLICATION FORM

The CREMLIN plus Fellowship Programme (the overview)
 
 
The CREMLIN plus Fellowship Programme is designed to provide an opportunity for managers and operators of the Russian research infrastructures (RU RIs) to develop knowledge and improve their skills and ways of managing research infrastructures in different thematic areas via the specific thematic and horizontal training courses, summer schools and workshops in Europe and Russia.
 

МИСиС

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