Scholarship on “Creation and development of business” – Deadline, 31 October

Fondazione IDIS – Città della Scienza announces a competition for n. 1 nine-month scholarship for “Research activities and application on creation and development of business“. The scholarship covers the activities of the BIC – Business Innovation Centre, which operates in strategic productive sectors of the regional economy – in particular in the field of ICT, Environment and the Quality of Life – and is designed according to a logic of clusters, where each settled company develops and make the most of its skill in a particular segment of the production chain. It is divided into:

Smart Laba preincubation area dedicated to creative and business ideas;

Incubator - dedicated to startups, recognized by the community trade mark EC-BIC, member of the Italian network BIC Italia Net and node of the Regional Network of Campanian Incubators;

Factories of Knowledge - dedicated to the most advanced companies and research centers, with development projects in synergy with the Incubator and more generally with Città della Scienza’s system;

Coworking - a Coworking space (coming soon) dedicated to those who need a workstation in a shared space, to be used with maximum flexibility;

Fablab - a FabLab workshop on ecological design and digital fabrication for makers.

The activities provided by this scholarship will focus on development opportunities, on regional, national and international level, both for startups and for the BIC.

The scholarship is targeted to candidates under-30 at the start of the scholarship and who are:

  • in possession of a master degree in Economics, with a primary focus on the scholarship’s subject, with a final grade equal to or higher than 106/110


  • in possession of a university degree suited to the purpose and that eventually they can demonstrate skills or curricular experiences in the object of the scholarship, with reference in particular to the world of incubators and startups.

A good knowledge of written and spoken English is needed. Any other research or working experiences in Italy and/or abroad, in the fields provided for by the notice, would be an advantage.

Please see the notice for any further information.

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