Preparation of the Application
Applicants are encouraged to start the process of preparing their application as early as possible.
Step 1: Please read the APEX Guidelines which can be found here.
Step 2: Check your eligibility. Ensure that you have the necessary research experience and that you do comply with the programme’s mobility requirements
Step 3: Identify the research area you are interested in and a potential host supervisor from the academic supervisors listed on this website. You should work with the supervisor of your choosing to develop your project proposal. Following submission, a letter of support from the host supervisor is required in order for your proposal to progress to peer-review. Applications without such support will not be considered.
Step 4: Prepare your research project proposal and ensure that your proposal complies with the necessary requirements. Use the templates provided here.
Step 5: Submit your research project proposal along with all required documentation by email to APEX@ucc.ie before the call deadline.