EJP RD funded training – Research on RD

EJP RD-funded training events

More upcoming workshops:
- Modelling & Simulation: Research Methodologies for Small Populations in Rare Diseases
- Functional studies of genetics variants found in patients with cardiac and neuromuscular diseases
- Childhood Epilepsy and Movement Disorders: Translational Medicine and Novel Therapeutic Approaches
For more information and updates about these workshops, visit the EJP RD website.


The goal of the workshops is to train researchers and clinicians affiliated to ERN- Full  Members or – Affiliated Partners in relevant topics on research in rare diseases. The workshops selected for funding will be attended only by individuals affiliated to ERN institutions. Participants will be selected by the coordinator of the ERN managing institution and the workshop organizer based on pre-defined criteria. 

The call for this funding opportunity ended on 22 October 2021.

Research Mobility Fellowships

The call aims to support PhD students, Postdocs and medical doctors in training to undertake scientific visits fostering specialist research training outside their countries of residence.

Either home or host (secondment) institution must be a Full Member or Affiliated Partner of an ERN at the time when the application is submitted, as well as during the proposed period of the training stay.

Successful applicants should acquire new competences and knowledge related to their research on rare diseases, with a defined research plan and demonstrable benefit to the ERN of the home and/or host institution.

The research mobility fellowships are meant to cover stays of 4 weeks to 6 months duration.

The call for this funding opportunity ended on 28 November 2021.