The National Science Center (NCN) will allocate nearly PLN 15 million for PhD students who start their research. The result of the ETIUDA provided funding for 147 scientists from 335 applicants. As part of the ETIUDA program, PhD students will receive 4.5 thousand PLN monthly. In addition, the internship holders can run their research at a foreign research center of their choice. To cover the costs associated with a stay abroad, they receive additional 9,000. PLN monthly.
As emphasized Prof. Zbigniew Błocki, director of NCN, increasing the mobility of scientists was one of the priorities from the very beginning of the National Center for Science, and the ETIUDA competition activates the younger generation of researchers.