The Peter and Traudl Engelhorn Foundation for the Advancement of Life Sciences invites outstanding junior scientists to apply for postdoctoral fellowships in the field of life sciences.

Granting institution: Peter und Traudl Engelhorn Stiftung zur Förderung der Lebenswissenschaften

Duration: 2 years Area of research: Life Sciences Amount of fellowship: In Germany according to TVL E13; in Austria and Switzerland according to the amounts awarded by the Fonds zur Förderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung and the Schweizer Nationalfonds, respectively

Qualifications: Completed degree in natural sciences, pharmacy or medicine with excellent results

Age limit: 34 years

Host institution: Any renowned research institution in Germany, Austria or Switzerland

Application deadline: July 15 for a fellowship starting in the next year

Application format: Submission of the application documents (see below) in the form of one (1!) pdf document by email before or at the application deadline to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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FEBS-IUBMB-ENABLE are now looking for an academic institution (either a university or a research institution) in Europe with a strong research background in molecular life sciences and an active PhD community to host the November 2022 conference. This event will be organized by a committee of young researchers belonging to the four ENABLE institutions (core institutions, as listed above) plus the selected host institution (associated institution). It will be organized following the standards and structure of the previous ENABLE events, as set out in the Application Guidelines document. FEBS and IUBMB will fund the event up to a sum of €65,000.

Deadline for applications: 15 September 2021 at 2pm CEST