Dissemination of ESPON results among the scientific community – call for early career researchers


Please note the Notice for this call has been revised as of 13/11/2020 and the updated file is available in the documents section for download


The ESPON EGTC is launching a Call for Competition to contract a maximum of 20 early career researchers (PhD and/or Postdoc students) to promote the uptake of ESPON territorial evidence within the scientific community. The call for competition shall run for a period of 14 months.

The interested researchers can submit their application by e-mail to: [email protected] until 31 December 2020 (first cut-off date). All the applications submitted until this date will be evaluated and selected researchers will be contacted to initiate a negotiated procedure. Afterwards, all applications received at the end of each calendar month will be evaluated and, in case budget is still available, selected researchers will be contacted to initiate further negotiated procedures.

The application should include:

  • Duly filled Annex 1;
  • CV;
  • A proposal (2 pages, in total max. 800 words) which contains:

        -an abstract of a scientific article,

        -information on the links to the thematic areas of research done by the ESPON 2020 Programme and

        -the targeted scientific event and/or journal (or other publishing format). 

More information on the procedure can be found in the documents below or you can download the relevant documentation from our e-tendering platform

This notice has been published also on the online version of the “Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union” dedicated to European public procurement TED (Tenders Electronic Daily).


Add info n.2 11-12-2020.pdf

  • Acrobat Document | 685KB

Call for Competition_young researchers_13.11.2020 with corrigendum.pdf

  • Acrobat Document | 283KB

Annex 1 - ESPD.xlsx

  • Excel Document | 31KB