Contest

Contest

 Contest

Competitions 2021

 

Schedule of calls and competitions under the IDUB NCU program. Detailed information on the competitons can be found under the table.

Name of competitionAnnouncementDeadlineDecisionContact
Excellece4Students 04.01.2021 31.01.2021 19.02.2021 imsert@umk.pl
Grants for grants 04.2021 05.2021 06.2021 granty@umk.pl
Competition for international partnerships (Emerging Fields)
19.04.2021 31.05.2021 06.2021 partnerstwa@umk.pl
Publications

continuous call

continuous call

continuous call publikacje@umk.pl
Publications - translations for doctoral students
06.04.2021 continuous call

continuous call

publikacje_d@umk.pl
Mobility for postdoctoral fellows and professors
22.04.2021 24.05.2021

06.2001

mobilnosci@umk.pl
Excellence Initiative – Toruń Students Summer Programs – TSSP - project 16.03.2021 09.04.2021 16.04.2021 tssp@umk.pl
Excellence Initiative – Toruń Students Summer Programs – TSSP - recruitment of foreign students
19.04.2021 14.05.2021 21.05.2021 tssp@umk.pl
Start-up weekend 10.2021 11.2021 11.2021 karinap@umk.pl
Gran­ts4­NCUStu­dents

23.02.2021

23.03.2021

04.2021

grants4ncustudents@umk.pl
My First Article in English

05.03.2021

31.03.2021

04.2021

myfirstarticle@umk.pl
Mobility for doctoral students from emerging research fields (Emerging Fields)

04.2021

05.2021

06.2020

mobilnosci_ds@umk.pl
Mobility for doctoral students

04.2021

05.2021

06.2021

mobilnosci_ds@umk.pl
Mobility for students ErasmusPlus - didactic depends on the date of recruitment to the program

depends on the date of recruitment to the program

depends on the date of recruitment to the program

mobilnosci_ds@umk.pl
Mobility for students ErasmusPlus - intership trip
04.2021 05.2021 06.2021 mobilnosci_ds@umk.pl
Mobility for students ErasmusPlus -research trip 04.2021 05.2021 06.2021 mobilnosci_ds@umk.pl
Excellence Initiative - Expert 10.2021 11.2021 12.2021 ekspert@umk.pl
Call for training TRIZ 10.05.2021 24.05.2021 28.05.2021 karinap@umk.pl
Competiton for employees INNOVATOR NCU 08.2021 09.2021 10.2021 aleksandraszumska@umk.pl
Call for soft skills training 09.2021 09.2021 09.2021 szkoleniaidub@umk.pl
Copernican Innovation Club - pilotage 01.05.2021 20.05.2021 08.06.2021 karinap@umk.pl
Hackathon/automation and robotics
10.2021 12.2021 12.2021 aleksandraszumska@umk.pl
Hackathon SmartDays 04.2021 05.2021 10.2021 aleksandraszumska@umk.pl

 *The recruitment for the second edition of competition is suspended until further notice. We kindly ask you to follow the information regarding the above competitions on the IDUB website.

Competitions 2020

 

MOBILITY III edition

Applications for the competition will be collected from April 22, 2021 to May 24, 2021.

Call for Proposals for postdoctoral fellows outgoing to foreign institutions under the "Excellence Initiative - Research University" programme

The objective of the calls of proposals is to enable young scientists employed at the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń to gain international research experience by completing postdoctoral internships at recognized foreign scientific institutions. The competition may be entered by a person who obtained a doctoral degree within 3 years (in justified cases up to 5 years) before submitting the application and is employed at the Nicolaus Copernicus University in the group of research or research and teaching staff. In justified cases, the competition may be entered by a person for whom the procedure of awarding a doctoral degree has been initiated prior to submitting the application and who meets other criteria for entering the competition. In justified cases, the call of proposals may be entered by a person for whom the procedure of awarding a doctoral degree has been initiated prior to submitting the application and who meets other criteria for entering the competition. Applications shall be sent using: the application form

Call for Proposals for postdoctoral fellows incoming to the NCU under the "Excellence Initiative - Research University" programme

The objective of the calls for proposals is to internationalise scientific research and/or education at the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń through postdoctoral fellowships undertaken by young scientists from abroad. The calls for proposals are open to anyone who has been awarded a doctoral degree from a foreign scientific institution within up to 3 years (where justified up to 5 years) prior to submitting an application. In justified cases, the competition may be entered by a person for whom the procedure of awarding a doctoral degree has been initiated prior to submitting the application and who meets other criteria for entering the competition. Applications shall be sent using: the application form

Competition for experienced scientist and research – teaching employees outgoing to foreign institutions as part of the "Initiative of Excellence - Research University" program

The objective of the competition is to enable experienced scientists employed at the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń to gain international research experience through short-term visits to recognized foreign scientific institutions. The call of proposals may be entered by a person employed at the Nicolaus Copernicus University as a professor or university professor as well as assistant or , if he obtained a doctoral degree within more than three years of submitting the application and meets other criteria for entering the competition. Applications shall be sent using: the application form

Rules of the Call for Proposals for professors incoming to the NCU under the "Excellence Initiative - Research University" programme

The objective of the calls for proposals is to internationalise scientific research and/or education at the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń through postdoctoral fellowships undertaken by young scientists from abroad by carrying out short-term visits by outstanding scientists from abroad. The call is open to a person employed in a foreign scientific institution as Assistant Professor, Researcher, Associate Professor, Full Professor or Reader (or in equivalent positions). Applications shall be sent using: the application form

Questions regarding the project can be sent to the dedicated e-mail address mobilnosci@umk.pl.

 

Competition for International Partnerships (Emerging Fields)

Selection of applications in the Competition for International Partnerships (Emerging Fields) starts from 19 April 2021. Deadline for sending applications is 31 May 2021.

The competition is aimed at person who belongs to the scientific team of the emerging research field (EF) within three field groups:

1)      Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences;

2)      Exact Sciences, Natural Sciences and Engineering;

3)      Life Sciences.

Each team member’s submitted application has to have consent of the manager from the emerging research field.

The aim of this competition is to enable research team operating under the emerging research field (EF) establishing and developing long-term cooperation at international level with leading research institutions in particular:

1)      international capacity building by promoting good practices and innovative solutions towards internationalisation and being the subject of the Initiative of Excellence - Research University programme;

2)      organization of exchange, lectures, study visits at the seat of University or partners including person who is involved in the implementation of research and development work;

3)      carrying out research and development academic work of an international dimension with foreign partners;

4)      development and implementation of the strategy connected with disseminating the results of research carried out together with foreign partners.

If you have any questions connected with the Competition for International Partnerships (Emerging Fields), please write on: partnerstwa@umk.pl

Applications, with all needed attachements to the Competition for International Partnerships (Emerging Fields), shall be sent using the application form.

 

Publications- competition for doctoral students

The recruitment of applications for funding to cover publication costs begins from 6th April, 2021it is provided by the IDUB budget at the NCU. The objective of the call is to enable participants in doctoral programmes and doctoral students in doctoral schools to obtain funds towards publication costs. Only participants in doctoral programmes and doctoral students in doctoral schools who are not members of university centers of excellence shall be eligible to apply for the grant. The funds earmarked towards publication costs may be granted for the following categories of expenditure fee for Open Access publication in a scientific journal with Q1 or Q2. Detailed information and the maximum amounts of funding are defined in the Rules of the competition. The person applying for granting funds towards the costs shall apply by a dedicated form. The funds earmarked towards publication costs shall be spent on a rolling basis until the amounts earmarked for that purpose in a calendar year have been exhausted.

Questions connected with this contest should be sent to: publikacje_d@umk.pl.

Application for financing of publication costs has to be submitted before the service is performed and the invoice is delivered. In the case of foreign publishers and translators, the requested amount should also include 23% VAT. After getting permission for the financing of publications from the IDUB budget the invoice has to be sent to the IDUB Secretariat as soon as it is received together with the date of service perform.

Rules

Application form

 

Writing workshop „My First Article in English”/„Mein erster Artikel auf Deutsch”

We invite second year second-degree students, uniform Master’s studies students, doctoral students from doctoral school and doctoral studies to participate in writing workshop „My First Article in English”/„Mein erster Artikel auf Deutsch”. It is organised by Study of The Practical Study of Foreign Languages in cooperation with the Centre for Specialized Languages in Medicine. The workshop is free and it is held in 5-person groups. Article writing workshop in English will be lead in the areas of study included in the Rules. Article writing workshop in German will be taken place for one common group from all discipline.

We will be waiting for your applications to 31 March 2021. If you are interested in participating in the workshop, please send your application on: myfirstarticle@umk.pl. Your application should have: name and surname, status (student/doctoral student), area of study. The order of applications to the workshop decides about qualification.

If you have any questions connected with the writing workshop, please write on: myfirstarticle@umk.pl

Rules of writing workshop

 

Students Summer Programs

All information about summer programs i.e. selection of projects and recruitment of foreign students for the program are available on the summer programs website.

Rules

Annex to order No. 58

 

Grants4NCUStudents

The objective of the call for proposals "Grants4NCUStudents" is to support the scientific, artistic and conservation initiatives of students and doctoral students which are in line with four the most important objectives of the NCU as a research university (4xI@NCU), namely: internationalization, interdisciplinarity, innovation and integrity. These include especially preliminary research, exploratory research, pilot studies, research mobility, purchase of materials, travel to attend international conferences, participation in international calls for proposals and organization of individual or group exhibitions.

The competition is aimed at: Nicolaus Copernicus University’s Students, Student Academic Circles belonging to Nicolaus Copernicus University and Nicolaus Copernicus University’s doctoral students (exception: doctoral students, who are members of Centers of Excellence).

Questions connected with this contest should be sent to: Grants4NCUStudents@umk.pl

Applications, with all needed attachements, for the call for proposals "Grants4NCUStudents" shall be sent using the application form:

a) Projects - attached as Annex 1: Application form - Projects (Annex 1)

b) Trips – attached as Annex 2: Applicaton form - Trips (Annex 2)

Deadline for sending applications is 23 March 2021.

Applications have to be sent via mail to: Grants4NCUStudents@umk.pl.

The list of laureates shall be announced at www.umk.pl/idud till the end of April. The decisions shall be sent by e-mail to the address entered in the application form.

 

Excellence4Students

Excellence4Students competition is organised by the University Centre of Excellence IMSErt - Interacting Minds, Societies, Environments, especially by the Evolution of Communication Systems Team which is included in the structure of the Centre.

The Excellence4Students competition aims to support initiatives by students engaged in scientific work. These include mainly preliminary, exploratory, pilot research, queries, research trips, or purchase of materials, as well as participation in international conferences and competitions.

All information related to the competition can be obtained by contacting imsert@umk.pl.