For young scientists eager to advance their careers in Europe, mobility is the cornerstone of success. Seize the chance to expand your horizons and forge valuable connections that could shape the future of sustainable innovation and economic development by applying to the ELIAS Mobility Program.

Travel within the ELLIS and ELIAS network for a research exchange with industry or academic partners across Europe and join forces to drive your AI and sustainability project to the next level.

    We offer financial support to European-based PhD students  and postdocwanting to collaborate with leading institutions and welcome applications all year-round.

      Terms and Conditions

      Please read the Terms and Conditions for application carefully before completing and submitting the application form.

      *Please note ELIAS/ELLIS-external participants can only apply for a mobility grant under the following conditions:

      1. The visit should contribute to the ELIAS project.
      2. The hosting advisor must either be an ELLIS Fellow/Scholar OR an ELLIS Unit Faculty.

      How to apply

      Applications are welcome year-round but must be submitted at least one month before the exchange visit’s start date to allow processing by the ELIAS PhD & Postdoc Mobility Committee.

      Please send your applications to ‘’ with the subject line: ‘Application ELIAS Mobility Grant: [Applicant’s Last Name]’. Additionally, ensure that both supervisors are cc’ed to endorse the application.

      Downloadable Resources

        ELIAS Mobility Program – Application Form 

        ELIAS Mobility Program – Terms and Conditions

        ELIAS Mobility Program – Reimbursement Report *ELIAS-externals

        ELIAS Mobility Program – Visit Report *ELIAS Beneficiary