October 25, 2016
Jean Monnet Fellowship is a fully paid fellowship and is offered for one or two year by The Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies to post-docs in an early stage of their academic career. The fellowship is for those who wish to do post-doctoral research at Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, Italy. Jean Monnet Fellowship is conducted by Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies.
|Class/ Age||Ph.D Students|
Residence: Selected Fellows are required to live in Florence or the duration of their Fellowship so that they actively participate in the academic activities of the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies.
Grant; Selected fellows are paid basic grant is € 2,500 per month. If you are a beneficiary of any other grants or salaries then bring it to the notice of EUI, as the amount of the fellowship will be fixed at a lower rate depending on the additional income.
Family Allowance: A household allowance of € 300 per month is paid to fellows with a partner when the partner lives with the fellow in Florence and on the condition that the partner's income does not exceed € 2,000 per month
Dependents Allowance: Fellows will get dependants allowance of € 200 per month for each dependent child living with the fellow in Florence.
Taxation: Fellows themselves have to comply with any tax provisions applicable to them.
Medical Insurance: Fellows must have adequate medical insurance cover during their stay at the Institute. Candidates can also subscribe to the EUI's private sickness and health insurance scheme at their own expense.
Travel Expenses: Fellows (but not their families) receive reimbursement for one return trip from their home town to Florence.
Publication: The research done during the fellowship should lead to a publication, either as an EUI Working Paper, or in a scientific journal, or with a reputable academic publisher.
There are two distinct phases in the application process:
Enclosures to be submitted along with the Application Form
Specifications for the documents
LETTER OF REFERENCES
Candidates have to provide the names of two academic referees and ensure that the letters of reference are submitted online directly by the referees by the deadline October 25, 2015
Once the candidate has registered the details of their referees, each referee will receive an e-mail with access details for submitting their reference letter online
Candidates are selected by the Academic Staff of the RSCAS and their nomination needs to be approved by the Executive Committee of the EUI.
Candidates are selected on the fulfilling of the following criteria: