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French-Italian call for projects Vinci 2022

The French-Italian University (UFI) has launched the new Vinci Call for Proposals 2022. It is intended to support Franco-Italian university cooperation through mobility funding for master degree's students, PhD candidates, post-doctoral fellows and professors between France and Italy. Application deadline: February 18, 2022, 12:00 pm (noon).


The Vinci Call for Proposals 2022 is composed of 4 chapters:

  • Chapter 1 is dedicated to supporting Master's level university programs delivering a double or joint degree. Funding of up to €30,000 for professors in charge of Franco-Italian Masters’ degrees.
  • Chapter 2 supports mobility in the context of PhD joint supervision (cotutelle). Funding between €4,000 and €6,000 for PhD candidates enrolled during 2021-2022 in the first or second year of their doctorate in a Franco-Italian “cotutelle”.
  • Chapter 3 provides for the award of 3 doctoral contracts for joint doctoral theses, addressed to doctoral schools carrying out a Franco-Italian joint thesis project, for students who will be enrolled in the first year of their doctorate at the beginning of the 2022 - 2023 academic year.
  • Chapter 4 proposes funding to support postdoctoral experience. Funding of €25,000 for researchers with a doctorate in Franco-Italian “cotutelle”, who defended their thesis between 10 December 2019 and 30 June 2023.

The objective of the Vinci Programme is to promote the mobility of students, PhD candidates and professors, the exchange of methodologies, didactic experiences, the enhancement of linguistic skills, as well as the establishment of a network of scientific excellence and training between the two countries.

For more information, visit website dedicated to the Vinci 2022 Call for Projects (in Italian or French).

Call for proposals



Université Franco Italienne

E-mail : ufi@univ-grenoble-alpes.fr