Rubicon offers talented researchers who have completed their doctorates in the past year the chance to gain experience at a top research institution outside the Netherlands.

-        Funder: NWO (NL) 
-        Aim: This mobility grant aims to encourage talented researchers at Dutch universities to dedicate themselves to a career in postdoctoral research in a prestigious foreign research institution.
-        General eligibility criteria: Researchers can apply up to 12 months after obtaining their PhD. Rubicon is open for all scientific disciplines and each candidate may only once submit an application for a Rubicon grant. 
-        Resources: Postdoc funding for 12 to 24 months. The eligible costs are your salary, including fringe benefits, travel costs and a limited amount for research costs. 
-        Application dates: Generally March, August and November annually.
-        Website Rubicon


Would you like to apply for a Rubicon grant? Please reach out to the Grants Office for personal support.

General contact
Grants Office
+31 53 489 2024 (secr.)
 grants-office@utwente.nl