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ABC Grants

ABC Talent Grant

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ABC Talent (postdoc) for maximally 1 year, € 125k


  • completed PhD (within 3 years since graduation)
  • excellent cv (comparable with VENI criteria) 
  • fit with one of the research programs in ABC
  • requirement to apply for a research grant (e.g., VENI NWO, EU)
  • intention to spend this grant on research at the UvA


Next deadlines:  15 April 2020, 15 September 2020



The grant offers a bridging period for high potential post docs who aim to apply or have applied for an external research grant.

Who can apply:   

ABC members with at least 0.5 FTE appointment at UvA or AMC, not the to be appointed postdoc. 

A postdoc can only receive an ABC Grant once.

Proposals will only be considered if there is no ongoing ABC Project or Talent funding.

To be appointed postdocs, who already hold a permanent position at the UvA are not eligible.

In the review process the different elements in the proposal will be weighed as follows:

cv: 50%, proposal: 30%, interdisciplinary nature: 20%


1. Download application form ABC Talent Grant

Note: Please make sure you are using the latest version of our form: abc_talent_grant_form_v0220.docx

2. Submit your application here