Carlsberg Foundation Reintegration Fellowships

Application guidelines

Deadline:

1 October at 4 pm.

Two-year postdoctoral fellowships at Danish research institutions for postdoctoral fellows subsequent to an Internationalisation Fellowship from the Carlsberg Foundation or an otherwise funded research stay abroad. These fellowships are awarded to outstanding postdoctoral fellows who wish to establish independent research activities in Denmark after a research stay abroad.

In order to be eligible to apply for a Carlsberg Foundation Reintegration Fellowship, the applicant must hold a PhD or must have submitted the PhD thesis before 1 October. Applicants with more than five years of experience since obtaining their PhD degree are not eligible. Any periods of leave will be accepted as extensions of this time limit (maternity leave, parental leave, sick or family care leave, military service, humanitarian aid work, etc.).

The Carlsberg Foundation Reintegration Fellowships are not awarded to PhDs without any previous strong connection to Denmark or Danish research, or without a previous research stay abroad.

Application requirements:

The application must be submitted through Webfond (application system).

The following appendices must be uploaded with the application in pdf format (please note that other formats are not accepted):

  • Project description
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • List of publications
  • Budget
  • Housing commitment from the hosting institution
  • Recommendations

Project description
The project description must not exceed two A4 pages (all included).

Curriculum Vitae
The CV (with photo if possible) must not exceed three A4 pages.

List of publications
Senior researchers can limit their list of publications to the last five years.

Budget
An itemised budget for the amount applied for must be provided by filling in the Carlsberg Foundation budget template.

Housing commitment from the hosting institution
The applicant must submit a confirmation from the hosting institution that it will provide adequate workplace facilities during the stay.

Recommendations
The applicant may attach up to three recommendations to the application.