|The project aims to motivate and retain promising young people working in the field of biophysics, to continue their scientific development in Bulgaria.
ARC Fund conducted a survey of the needs of additional training and qualification of 50 doctoral students, young researchers, and post-doctoral students at the Institute of Biophysics with the Bulgarian
Academy of Sciences, the Biology and Physics faculties of St. Kliment
Ohridski University of Sofia, with the objective of defining an optimum scheme for training and raising their professional
qualification, also taking into account the needs of business in the field of environment, medicine and agriculture where biophysical methods are applied.
ARC Fund held a training course dedicated to the EU Seventh Framework
Program for Research and Technological Development and the EU Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Program, as well as OP Competitiveness. The objective of the training was capacity building
for international project management and participation in EU programs encouraging R&D development.