Students Prize

RAISESEE PRIZE FOR STUDENTS STAGES 2021 - CALL 2

EIT RawMaterials is one of the Knowledge and Innovation Communities (KIC) of the EIT (European Institute of Innovation and Technology) funded by the European Commission. It unites more than 120 partners along the RawMaterials value chain – academic and research institutions as well as industry– from more than 20 European countries. Its six Innovation Hubs across Europe (also called Co-location Centres - CLCs) aim at fostering innovation across the regional ecosystems of industry, research institutions and universities.

The Institute of Chemical Science and Technology “G. Natta” of the National Research Council of Italy (hereinafter CNR-SCITEC) is the project coordinator of the RAISESEE RIS project, and will manage the “RAISESEE PRIZE FOR STUDENTS STAGES 2021” on behalf and for all the project partners (including task partners). The CNR-SCITEC will transfer the “RAISESEE PRIZE FOR STUDENTS STAGES 2021” prize amounts to the winners.

RAISESEE is a project funded by EIT RawMaterials. It unites 11 partners along the RawMaterials value chain – academic and research institutions as well as industry– from 8 European countries, including ESEE countries.

The “RAISESEE PRIZE FOR STUDENTS STAGES 2021” is a funding instrument dedicated to support the mobility of the students, settled in the countries where RAISESEE project partners are located, during internships in domestic and/or foreign hosting institutions (RAISESEE project partners), listed in Annex 1, performed in presence and/or remotely, in the current year 2021.

The aim of the “RAISESEE PRIZE FOR STUDENTS STAGES 2021” is to provide support to students to cover, at least partially, costs related to stages in domestic and/or foreign hosting institutions, performed in presence and/or remotely, such as travel, accommodation, IT apparatus, etc.

It is allowed to participate as individuals (the “Task Partner”) or teams (“the Team”) of students (each a “Team Member” and together “the Team Members”)

Individuals can apply only for in presence internships in foreign hosting institution and for in presence / remote internships in domestic hosting institutions.

Teams could apply only for remote internships in foreign hosting institution and for in presence internships in domestic hosting institutions.

As remote internships regards, Teams should be composed by students settled in at two (or more) countries, chosen among the countries where RAISESEE project partners are located (Those planning to apply as a team for remote internships in foreign hosting institution are suggested to check in the website http://raiseseeris.istm.cnr.it/ for support in team set up).

PRIZE OF1,000.001,000.001,000.00(ONE THOUSAND) EUR EACH

PRIZE OF1,000.001,000.001,000.00(ONE THOUSAND) EUR EACH

Deadlines

Opening of the submission:

23 September 2021 at 17:00:00 CET

Closing date for submission:

14 October 2021 at 17:00:00 CET

Applications must be sent by email to vladimiro.dalsanto@cnr.it, the email object line should report “Application to RAISESEE PRIZE FOR STUDENTS STAGES 2021 – CALL 2”. Applications must be readable, accessible and printable.

In order for applications to be considered valid, candidates must submit a project proposal, a letter of motivation, a letter of support and authorization of the school, an EU CV, a list ranking up to 3 preferred foreign and/or domestic hosting institutions, and declare their preference for “in presence” or “remote” internship.

Students’ teams should choose a team leader, who will submit the application on behalf of all team members.

In case of previous experience in the Raw Materials sector, such as:
- attendance to national and international courses,
- workshops,
- stages,

attendance certificates and/or support letter by supervisors from the home country hosting institution should be submitted with the application.

Candidates less than 18 (eighteen) years old must include a parental authorization in the submission. Incomplete applications may be considered inadmissible if essential elements are missing.

All the documents should be provided in English.

Please take care:

Send only *.pdf files! *.doc or *.docx file are not eligible format!

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