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New deadline: DG ECFIN Fellowship-Initiative 2020-2021: Shifting paradigms: The quest for new modes of sustainable growth and convergence – Call for tenders ref. 2020 ECF


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Deadline date
Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs




2020 ECFIN 005/B

Publication date
13 March 2020

2 June 2020 (23:59 CET)


DG ECFIN Research Fellowships 2020-2021: Shifting paradigms: The quest for new modes of sustainable growth and convergence

DG ECFIN intends to award around 8 contracts for "Research Fellowships" to academics/researchers covering specific issues/topics outlined in the below document ‘Specifications Fellowships 2020 ECFIN 005/B’. In particular, we are seeking to establish a discursive interaction process between the group of fellows and DG ECFIN staff.

Full details can be found in the below documents:

6 MAY 2020
Specifications Fellowships 2020 ECFIN 005/B - New deadline
13 MARCH 2020
Model of contract 2020 ECFIN 005/B
13 MARCH 2020
Annex III to contract - Declaration on pre-existing rights

Deadline and content of your electronic submission of proposal

Please submit your proposal exclusively to mailbox ECFIN-2020-005-Batec [dot] europa [dot] eu (ECFIN-2020-005-B[at]ec[dot]europa[dot]eu) no later than 2nd June 2020 (23.59 CET), clearly mentioning the following words ’Proposal for DG ECFIN’s 2020-2021 Research Fellowships’ in the subject line of the e-mail. No other email should be addressed to this mailbox.Submissions sent to other mailboxes or to Commission staff cannot be accepted. No other communication should be addressed to this mailbox.

Please verify if the following forms/documents are included in your submission email:

  1. compulsory form expression of interest
  2. an extended abstract (up to 1,500 words) of the research essay
  3. a curriculum vitae of the author (and co-authors)
  4. a list of publications of author (and co-authors)
  5. proxy form co-authorship, if applicable
  6. the administrative documents for the person/entity signing the contract

6.a) a signed Legal entity form with supporting documents

6.b) a signed Bank account form with supporting documents (only applicable to designated lead author, not to co-authors)


For information of a clarifying nature, please contact ECFIN-2020-005-Batec [dot] europa [dot] eu (ECFIN-FELLOWS-2020[at]ec[dot]europa[dot]eu). Requests received less than five working days before the final date for submission of proposals might not be processed. This mailbox cannot be used for submitting proposals.