EMBO Installation Grants support early-career scientists establishing
independent laboratories in one of six participating EMBC Member
States (Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Lithuania, Montenegro, Poland,
Portugal and Turkey) that fund their respective grantees.
At present call in 2021, Installation Grant applications are accepted
by the Czech Republic, Poland, Portugal, Montenegro, Lithuania and
Turkey* with the aim of strengthening the life sciences in these
The Installation Grants were launched in 2006. Installation Grantees
are selected annually on the basis of high-quality research, and,
together with the EMBO Young Investigators, form a prestigious network
of Europe’s up-and-coming life scientists.
To date, 114 scientists have been selected as Installation Grantees.
Information about the projects that have been funded each year and their
recipients is available in the EMBO Installation Grantee database.
*Estonia does not participate in the call 2021.