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1 March 2021

The 6th Year of the PRIMUS Research Programme!

Take a unique opportunity to start a new scientific group or laboratory at the Charles University! The sixth year of the PRIMUS Research Programme is comming!

Primus Research program aims at supporting researchers, increasing the dynamics of scientific work, including the mobility of workers, and the development of young scientists.

If you are interesting in actively participating in the next year of the PRIMUS Research Programme, do not hesitate. The deadline for submitting the application is April 20, 2021.

Important information

Primus research programme rules

The key material of the competition is „Primus progamme rules“ (Rector's Measure No. 55/2020) approved by the Research Board of the CUNI.

Submissing of a competition proposal is possible via application http://veda.is.cuni.cz. (We recommend using recent version of Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.)

CUNI employees and students

For logging in, use your personal number, which you will find below the photograph on your CUNI ID card and the password from the CUNI Central Authentication Service (CAS): http://cas.cuni.cz.

Applicants from outside CUNI

To acquire login data, register using a form at http://veda.is.cuni.cz/primus.


Department of Science and Research of the Charles University, email: primus@ruk.cuni.cz

Basic conditions and terms for the sixth round of the Primus

Principal Investigator (PI)

researcher with international experience, no longer than 8 years after completion of the Ph.D. programme

Other members of the team

- academic, scientific, and /or research, technical and other specialised staff;

- master´s degree students, Ph.D. students and postdc fellows, research assistants;

- no later than a year following to the submission of the accepted proposal the team must include a minimum of three Ph.D. or postdoctoral fellows (plus the PI).

The announcement of the sixth round of the programme

March 1, 2021

Deadline for registration of applicants who are not employed at CUNI

April 9, 2021

The deadline for submission of proposals

April 20, 2021 at 4 pm

Start of the project

January 1, 2021

Duration of the projects

4 years

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