Connect with / Come 2 Wallonia

C2W is a European postdoctoral programme (Marie Skłodowska Curie COFUND action) open to postdoctoral researchers in all fields of research.

This fellowship program is an individual-driven research training and career development program for Experienced Researchers, based on incoming mobility.

Core objectives of C2W

The core objective of the C2W fellowship program is to train within a high quality environment a new generation of researchers by providing them with a set of transferable skills combined with innovative and interdisciplinary research competencies that will boost their employability and competitiveness.

Competitiveness through a high quality training in interdisciplinary research

Employability through an extensive training in transferable skills

Broader visibility and network building through dissemination & communication activities, secondment, and research visits

30 fellowships

of 24 months each

2 calls

for proposals to recruit 15 Fellows each

Key dates 3rd Call  

  • 15th January : call opening
  • 20th March :  call deadline (4pm Brussels Time)
    For this 3rd call, the breakdown will be 3 UMONS grants due to the financial balance remaining in the programme

4,5 M€

Total funding

Our main goals

C2W was created to offer Experienced Researchers an exceptional opportunity to develop new skills and competences to become the next generation of leaders with strong interdisciplinary expertise. C2W should also lead to scientific breakthroughs, making Wallonia more visible as a scientific destination.


Our latest news

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska Curie grant agreement No 101034383

Caroline Vliegen

C2W Project Manager

Place du Parc, 22 |7000 Mons |Belgium