The National Research Council is the largest research institution in Italy. As per the National Research Council, the main source is the availability of knowledge for their Skills, talent, ideas and commitment. Through those perspective, the National Research Council creates scholarsh program.
The Short Term Mobility (STM) Program creates Italian scholarship program to bring off research projects assoicated with foreign Universities and Research Institutions. The program empower high qualified candidates to be associated to a foreign universities and research Institutions, to bring off in partnership with the Nation Research Council Institutes to provide Italians a benefit for research and international activity.
The Programme has been implemented with success since 1995,in the framework of the initiatives for the development of international scientific cooperation. In particular, it has allowed the setting up and continuation of many cooperation activities which have brought about high – quality and important joint research results and the creation and implementation of highly specialized techniques in many different fields. To participate to the STM Programme, please refer to the relevant CALL.
The National Research Council (CNR) is a public organization; its duty is to carry out, promote, spread, transfer and improve research activities in the main sectors of knowledge growth and of its applications for the scientific, technological, economic and social development of the Country. To this end, the activities of the organization are divided into macro areas of interdisciplinary scientific and technological research, concerning several sectors: biotechnology, medicine, materials, environment and land, information and communications, advanced systems of production, judicial and socio-economic sciences, classical studies and arts.
CNR does therefore finance short – term stays of 21 days of Italian researchers and 10 days of foreign researchers engaged in international research projects of mutual interest.