mSensis had the great opportunity and honor to participate in the Industrial Scholarship Program of NCSR "Demokritos", the largest multidisciplinary Research Center of Greece, by supporting and collaborating with Postdoctoral Researchers.
" The Industrial Scholarships Program was launched on 5/7/2017 with a special event, at the "Themis Kanellopoulos" Central Amphitheater of NCSR "Democritus", within the framework of the 5th Hellenic Forum for Science Technology and Innovation. The Program, aimed at supporting talented young researchers with an interest in applied industrial research, will make a decisive contribution to the strengthening of Democritus' relations with industry. The Program is implemented on the basis of a donation of 4 million Euros from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation.
60 Scholarships were announced: 22 for Doctoral Candidates (four years), 29 for Post-Doctoral Associates (three years) and 9 for Associate Researchers (four years).
For each Scholarship, a partner company operating in Greece covers the equivalent of one payroll. The total private contribution to the Program amounts to € 1.5 million. In the coming years, the new Scholars will implement the Proposals submitted to the Industrial Research of the direct interest of the participating Company in the Research Infrastructures of the Center's Laboratories, under the joint supervision of Consultants from the participating companies and researchers of Dimokritos."
For more information concerning the 5th Hellenic Forum for Science Technology and Innovation, please visit: http://events.demokritos.gr/