UPFellows Programme and application:

How many UPFellows are available?

There are now 5 fellowships available.

How long do they last?
The duration of these fellowships is of 36 months each. 

How many applications can be submitted?
Only one application can be submitted per call per person. It is possible to apply again in the next call after being rejected for the first time.  

Which nationalities are eligible for the fellowships?
All nationalities are eligible, but at the time of application the applicant not having carried out his or her main activity (work, studies, etc.) in Spain for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to the submission of the application. Short stays, such as holidays, are not considered.

Is there an age limit for application?
No, there is no age limit, but the eligibility criteria have to be met. 

Is it possible to update my application after the submission, e.g. if a paper has been accepted?
No, modifications will not be accepted after the submission deadline.

Are Spanish language skills required?
Spanish skills are not obligatory, unless they are required for conducting the research project.

How do I apply?
Please read the instructions for applying here