Newsletter June 2011

June 2011

Newsletter  # 6 – June 2011

June Events:

·         Grants 3D: Dos, Don’ts and Doors of Opportunity – June 14th, 16:00

·         P-NUT Get-together  -  June 09th, 17:30

·         P-NUT Annual Summer BBQ   -  June 23rd, 18:30

 Grants 3D - Dos, Don’ts  and Doors of Opportunity. June 14, 16:00 - 18:00

An information session on grant writing for PhDs/Post-Docs


              Are you a PhD/Post-Doc candidate that might be writing a grant in the near future?

              Making plans for your post-doc career?

              Are you aware of NWO, Veni, Mercury etc.,– the when, where and the how?

              What can you do now so that you are better prepared?


Dr.Rolf Vermeij, the liaison officer for UT on grants and Dr.Lorenzo Moroni of MIRA and Dr.Ron Gill of TNW will speak about the grants that you can apply for. Training classes available for UT researchers on writing grants will be introduced. Speakers will also share their successful experience along with lessons learnt during writing grants.


Date: June 14th
Time: 16:00 – 18:00
Venue: Carré 1C
Registration at:
Coffee and snacks included, Free registration.

P-NUT Get-together –  Your Ideas do Count! June 09th, 17:30 @ Faculty Club


Come join us in brainstorming events we could organize for you during the coming year. Your suggestions on Social Activities, Informational Lunch Meetings and the like are most welcome. Besides, this is our monthly get-together where you can meet your fellow PhDs from all the departments in UT. Drinks are on us!


Date: June 09th, 2011 (Thursday)
Time: 17:30
Venue: Bloomzaal Faculty Club (Building 42)
No registration is required


P-NUT Annual Summer BBQ – June 23rd, 18:30 @ Vesting Bar

The sizzle is on, P-NUT style! There is nothing like food from the grill and tall drinks with friends.

P-NUT is organizing its annual BBQ for the PhD community. Join us and feel free to invite your friends and colleagues.


Date: June 23rd, 2011 (Thursday)
Time: 17:30
Venue: Vesting Bar (Terrace, so you can enjoy the Sun)

Cost: € 8,50/person (to be paid on spot)

What you get: Free drinks & food

Registration at:


Contact Information

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