POLONEZ is a funding programme addressed to incoming researchers who may apply for 12- or 24-month fellowships in host institutions in Poland.

Applicant: a researcher with a PhD degree or at least four years of full-time equivalent research experience who has not resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc.) in Poland for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to the call announcement

Fellowship duration: 12 or 24 months


Researcher receives:

  1. Salary (incl. mobility allowance): € 4 350 gross/month (full time contract),
  2. Family allowance: € 300 gross/month (for fellows whose families stay in Poland for at least 3 months),
  3. Research grant,
  4. Opportunity to participate in research and non-research training programmes organised by the NCN.

Host Institution receives overheads at a rate of 20%.

Proposals must be submitted in English via OSF submission system. Access to the system will be available on the 15th of September 2015.

For more information please see:

CALL ANNOUNCEMENT: 15 September 2015

CALL DEADLINE: 15 December 2015



Jolanta Palowska

tel. +48 12 341 9139

Joanna Komperda

tel. +48 12 341 9138


This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No 665778.