We are pleased to announce that the application period is open for the Community of Madrid’s ‘César Nombela’ Talent 2023 programme.


The main objective of this call for applications is to facilitate the integration of established and internationally renowned research talents who have recently carried out significant professional activities abroad. The programme offers full-time employment for a duration of 5 years to experienced PhD students who have completed pre-doctoral and/or post-doctoral stays in research and development institutions located outside Spain.

Eligibility criteria:

To be eligible for this opportunity, applicants must meet the following criteria:

Hold a doctoral degree awarded between 1 January 2013 and 31 December 2020.
Have had a paid professional association with foreign research institutions for at least two years in the last five, including predoctoral and postdoctoral stays.

Application procedure:

Applicants must apply through the Quadrivium platform, accessible here: Quadrivium Application.

Submission of applications will be handled by the applicant’s institution (UC3M) exclusively through the electronic channels provided by the Directorate-General for Research within the electronic office of the Community of Madrid.

The application deadline is set to close on October 18th at 23:59

More information here