News archive - PEOPLE Work Programme

The new PEOPLE work programme for the year 2009 as well as an update of the 2008 work programme have been published by the EC and are ready for download. 



The following calls will be open in 2009:


  • Researchers' Night (NIGHT)
  • Co-funding of Regional, National and International Programmes (COFUND)
  • International Research Staff Exchange Scheme (IRSES)
  • Reintegration Grants (RG)
  • Intra-European Fellowships for Career Development (IEF)
  • International Outgoing Fellowships for Career Development (IOF)
  • International Incoming Fellowships (IIF)
  • Industry-Academia Partnerships and Pathways (IAPP)
For further information, please consult the attached work programme.
Important innovations in the 2009 PEOPLE work programme: 
  • The call on Initial Training Networks (ITN) will most probably not be open before 2010. 
  • simplified rules on mobility: Recruited Scientists (IAPP) und scientists applying for 
    Individual Fellowships (IEF, IOF, IIF) may also carry out projects in their country of origin 
    if they have already spent a longer time abroad before.  

Entry created by Katarina Rohsmann on October 1, 2008
Modified on October 1, 2008