Requirements for the applicants
1.1. To be a citizen of India or Nepal and currently resident there.
1.2. To hold a PhD degree obtained within the last five years at the expiring date of the present call.
1.3. To be preferably working at a University located in one of the above-mentioned eligible countries or an equivalent higher education institution.
1.4. To be under 38 years old.
1.5. To have published at least five peer review/articles/papers in international journals.

Composition of the Grant
Each accepted candidate will be awarded a scholarship of Euros 21.198,00, including living allowance, travel and subsistence costs, gross of any tax charged to the grant holder.

Submission of Applications
In order to apply to the program, candidates are required to fill in the Application Form available at Research> International Mobility, and to send it within 17 th June 2013 (the postmark serves as proof) both by e-mail and regular mail at the following addresses:

E-mail: relazioni.internazionali at
Postal Address:
Servizio Relazioni Internazionali
Università degli Studi di Padova
via Roma 38
35122 Padova-Italy

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