The Rubicon programme allows recently graduated scientists to gain experience at a foreign top institute. This is an important step up in a scientific career.

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The Rubicon is the river that Julius Caesar crossed in 49 BC before the series of victories that prompted his famous words 'veni, vidi, vici' ('I came, I saw, I conquered'). Rubicon is part of the NWO Talent Programme, aimed at retaining talented already postdoctoral researchers for science.


Funding instrument for this programme

All grants for Rubicon