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The European Commission awards € 218 million in grants for post-doctoral researchers in MSCA Individual Fellowships

The European Commission has announced the results of the 2016 bid for post-doctoral researchers’ funding from the MSCA (Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions), part of the EU Horizon 2020 programme. There will be nearly 1200 grants for Individual Fellowships, amounting to € 218,71 million in total. The 2016 call for proposals for Individual Fellowships sparked huge interest, receiving more applications than ever before. The figure of 8946 proposals is the highest of any single call in Horizon 2020. You can read the complete news from the European Commission here


On-line applications for EAAP Scholarships are open!

EAAP is happy to provide the same number of scholarships offered last year: this means that 20 applicants will receive financial support to attend the next EAAP Annual Meeting in Tallinn!

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The EAAP abstracts submission is open! The 2017 EAAP annual meeting will be
held for the first time in the northern capital of Estonia, the beautiful
Tallinn and now you can send your abstract by Wednesday 1st March 2017. For
more information please visit

If you also want to have more information about the annual meeting you can
see the annual meeting website and about the preliminary
sessions topics at

Events & Meetings

8th European Equine Health & Nutrition Congress (EEHNC)

March 23rd – 24th, 2017 in Antwerp, Belgium

International Symposium on Emissions of Gas and Dust from Livestock

May 21st – 24th, 2017 in Saint-Malo, France

7th European Symposium on South American Camelids and 3rd European Meeting on Fibre Animals

June 12 – 14, 2017 Assisi, Italy

7th International Conference on the Assessment of Animal Welfare at Farm and Group Level

September 5-8, 2017 Wageningen, The Netherlands

Budapest, Hungary, October 18–20, 2017.

2nd World Conference on Innovative Animal Nutrition and Feeding

The Online registration is open!

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