Research Doctorate PHD

International mobility contribution second contribution - 2013/2014

PhD School

Academic Year 2013/2014- second contribution

Support for the international mobility of PhD candidates XXVII and XXVIII cycles and the PhD Double Doctorate candidates XXVI cycle 

The PhD School has allocated a sum of money to support the international mobility of PhD candidates XXVII and XXVIII cycles and the PhD Double Doctorate candidates XXVI cycle.

Only candidates who will spend a period of at least 3 consecutive months abroad have the right to apply. The period abroad may be in progress at the time of submission of the application, but not yet completed,  and it will have to start by 30th November 2014.

The maximum contribution payable will be 1.000,00 for travel expenses, subsistence and accommodation.

Interested candidates have to submit their application from their institutional e-mail address using the application form (see pdf below),  and providing the documents via e-mail to phdschool@polimi.it by 31st  May 2014.

Documents to be submitted for evaluation: 

  1. Request form for International Mobility
  2. Curriculum vitae, in short format, with a publications list and career (PhD booklet)
  3. Stage project with related budget (max. 1 page). The project must be coherent with the applicant's research
  4. Letter of invitation (MANDATORY, it must be received before the deadline for the submission of applications)
  5. List of any other grants awarded. 

Evaluation Criteria  

  • Curriculum vitae and career
  • Stage project and coherence  with the research topic
  • Letter of invitation submitted before the deadline
  • Reputation of the destination site
  • Publications carried out during the PhD programme
  • Opinion of the PhD programme Coordinator (evaluation of the application coherence related to the training path)

The list of beneficiaries will be published on the University Intranet by 18th July 2014, while the payment process will be forwarded to the same PhD candidates via official email  (name.surname@polimi.it ) assigned to each candidate.

Candidates who have already had the support of international mobility and candidates who are enrolled in the Scuola Interpolitecnica or have received funding from Progetto Rocca or Vinci, or Erasmus Mobility cannot partecipate.