Interest form candidates (refugees)

Do you hold a master's degree or a doctorate? And do you also hold the correct refugee status (see Chapter 6 of the call for proposals)? If so, you qualify as a candidate for Hestia Impulse.

You can notify your interest in the call by completing the interest form on this page. The information received will be shared with the institutions and project leaders interested in the call and will help in finding suitable current research projects or project leaders. Applications for funding may only be submitted by the project leader.

Project leaders with a current NWO or ZonMw project can express their interest in this programme by means of the interest form for project leaders. Their projects will be advertised on the NWO website. See the Projects page. You can also use this list to look for a suitable project yourself.

You are very welcome to attend the information session on Hestia – Impulse for Refugees in Science on Wednesday 3 July 2019.


About the Hestia Impulse

NWO is continuing the pilot programme Refugees in Science under the name Hestia – Impulse for Refugees in Science. This programme makes it possible to request funding for the appointment of refugee academics wishing to build or continue their scientific career in the Netherlands.

Interest form candidates Hestia Impulse (refugees)

I am looking for a current NWO or ZonMw project in the following province(s): *
Academic title/level:
  • Other:
I hold the correct type of residence permit (see Chapter 6 of the call for proposals): *
You can upload your CV in Word or pdf format
I agree to my information being shared with interested project leaders and knowledge institutions: *