In the second phase of the evaluation and selection process, 15 applicants who had passed the first phase remote evaluation, were interviewed.
60% of the interviewed applicants were male and 40% female. Applicants in this evaluation phase were of 8 different nationalities.
The available funding has permitted awarding altogether seven fellowships: five 3-years, one 2-years, and one 1-year fellowship. Four of the awarded researchers are female and three male.
The awarded projects are distributed among four scientific programmes:
- 2 projects – I Active aging and Frailty
- 2 projects – II Nutrition and endocrine and metabolic diseases
- 1 project – III Infectious and immunological diseases and organ transplantation
- 2 projects – IV Cancer (Oncology and Oncohematology)
The names of the awarded Fellows will be announced soon.