ITN and RISE
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Networks (ITN)
The European Commission finances PhD networks for the period of up to 48 months. The program supports especially the mobility of the PhD researchers that participate in Training Network Programmes.
European Training Networks (ETN) consist of the consortium of at least three academic and non-academic partners from the member states and associated states that offer together the PhD training.
European Industrial Doctorates (EID) consist of the consortium of at least two institutions that are resident in two different member states or associated states. One of them should also be from the „non-academic sector.
European Joint Doctorates (EJD) are the networks of at least three academic institutions from three member states or associated states that hold the right to award the PhD degree.
Research and Innovation Staff Exchange (RISE)
In order to strenghten international and intersectoral cooperation the programm finances the personal exchange networks of at least three partners from three different states. At least two of the participating partner organisations should be from different member states or associated states. At least one partner should be from the „non-academic“ sector and/or come from the thirs country.
The programm finances both „Early Stage Researchers“ and „Experienced Researchers“, as well as technical and administrative staff fort he period of 1 to 12 months.