Condividiamo di seguito una serie di opportunità che provengono dalla Newsletter della rete italiana Scholars At Risk – SAR.
Spotlight: SAR Directory of Resources to Support Mental Health and Wellbeing
To help support mental health and wellbeing in these challenging times, SAR has developed a directory of external resources offered in several languages, including online mindfulness and meditation exercises, online resources for trauma, and in-person counseling centers. Please let us know if you have feedback on any resources or would suggest any additional resources on mental health and wellbeing. You can find the directory here.
Funding Spotlight: Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
The Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions program, funded by the European Commission, awards research fellowships to researchers at all stages of their careers and of any nationality seeking to conduct research at academic or non-academic institutions in the EU or Horizon 2020 Associated Countries. Applications for individual fellowships are due on September 9, 2020. You can learn more about the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions here and find the eligibility requirements here.
Universities currently welcoming expressions of interest to develop joint applications include:
- Italy: Ca Foscari University of Venice/ May 31
- Denmark: Copenhagen Business School/ Jun 1
- Austria: University of Vienna/ Jun 5
Inspireurope Virtual Stakeholder Forum
Inspireeurope, an EU-funded initiative to support, promote and integrate researchers at risk in Europe, is inviting participants for its 2020 Virtual Stakeholder Forum on June 8, 2020, at 9:30 – 17:30 CET. Speakers and participants will together explore today’s challenges and opportunities in Europe for researchers at risk, including the implications of the global health pandemic on the lives and work of researchers at risk. You can find more information and register for the Forum here.
Resource Spotlight: Expanded Access to Academic Publications from Springer
To support researchers during the COVID-19 pandemic, Springer has released numerous books in computer science, engineering, physics, mathematics, and business and management for free download here.