Fondazione CON IL SUD have announced the call for proposals for the fifth edition of their Brains2South program; ”Promotion of Best Talent in Scientific Research”, a project established with the dual objective of aiding the development of young researchers worldwide while simultaneously seeking to strengthen the research centres of southern Italy.

The call for proposals expires on the 28th November and is aimed at young researchers currently doing their work outside of southern Italy whom intend to conduct their research in southern Italy. Through a partnership with, and support of, these researchers, the program aims to strengthen and develop the research institutions of southern Italy along with their ties to the international community, while at the same time aiding in the development of the careers and studies of the young researchers.  

The Fondazione strives to promote the importance of talented research and as such will only support independent, applied scientific research proposals with a strong innovative intent. These can be aimed at finding solutions in the technological fields, in energy, manufacturing, nanotechnology, ICT, agri-food, biomedical, pharmaceutical, diagnostic or in the environmental field. 

For more information on the call or to submit a proposal visit here.