Research Calls

From 1 July on we invite you to apply to six research calls offering ‘seed funding’ opportunities. All researchers awarded with seed funding will contribute positively to the promotion of the overall Maastricht, Working on Europe initiative and its research agenda.

We offer six funding opportunities:

Who can apply?

Post-doc positions (call 1) are open to internal and external candidates and will also be published on Academic Transfer. UM-researchers from the five participating faculties – Faculty of Law (FL), Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASoS), Faculty of Science and Engineering (FSE), School of Business and Economics (SBE) and Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences (FHML) – can apply to call 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6.

Check out the calls for full details and application procedures!

Research calls:

The research proposals and applications must be:

  1. innovative and of high academic quality;
  2. interdisciplinary and preferably interfaculty in nature;
  3. linked to at least one of the four main research themes defined;
  4. include acquisition of external funding (i.e., “a fly-wheel effect”);
  5. show a strong societal impact, outreach and/or citizen science component.