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The European Union, its Member States and Europeans across the continent are mobilised in support of people fleeing the war in Ukraine. We are working on all fronts to support Ukraine with assistance, humanitarian aid and civil protection. This specific initiative wants to support researchers of Ukraine by providing them with an overview of all existing actions at European and national levels.


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Ukrainian | українська

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Joboffers for refugees are available @ our Science4Refugees webpage

  • KU Leuven also collected a number of  temporary positions open to fleeing Ukrainian scientists or professionals in their university on their own webpage
  • VITO, an independent Flemish research organisation in the area of cleantech and sustainable development wants to highligt its career opportunities for PhDs and Postdocs.
  • VUBs temporary positions for Ukrainian researchers can be found on the Science for Ukraine-website.
  • UANtwerp encourages Ukrainian academics and professionals to apply for one of the vacancies at the university. The job offers can be found here.
  • On the following webpage you can find a link to a dedicated vacancies page where UGent collects all job offers for refugees. Of course, refugees can also apply here for "regular" vacancies in the different types of personnel at UGent.
  • The SPW Research has set up a special call for applications to host Ukrainian researchers in Wallonia/ Wallonia-Brussels Federation, in the frame the "BEWARE Fellowships 2" : "BEWARE 2022_2_Ukraine"
  • UCLouvain gathered a number of opportunities open to fleeing Ukrainian scientists or professionals in their university on their website

Member States and Associated countries

The Commission and EU Member States work together at all levels to channel humanitarian and civil protection support to Ukraine and neighbouring countries. Below you can find an overview of the most useful information per country: