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Background

How Vitae supports HR Excellence in Research Award applications and Award holders

UK Action plan

"We are pleased to have received this recognition and will continue to support Europe-wide initiatives through involvement in policy development and its local implementation here in Cambridge." Professor Lynn Gladden, Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Research, University of Cambridge

"Our research staff are crucial to the success of the University. We have been working hard to ensure our researchers are supported in developing their skills and careers as well as engaging with cutting edge research. We are thrilled that this has been recognised by the European Commission." Professor Mary Bownes, Vice Principal, Research Training, University of Edinburgh

"The existence of the European Commission HR Excellence in Research Award has helped to provide a focus and indeed a driver for this cross University activity." Paul Roberts, Assistant Director, University of Sussex

Latest updates

Read HR Excellence in Research Award - Future of the UK Process Proposal

The 2021 submission dates for those applying using the UK process will be Friday 26 March and Friday 29 October 2021. For 2022 these dates will be Friday 25 March and Friday 28 October.

January 2015 event report, consultation and slides available here

January 2015 update

European certification for HR management of researchers proposal