"la caixa"-Severo Ochoa International PhD Programme at the CNIO

Obra Social Fundación 'la Caixa'

2015 Call

In 2008 “la Caixa” Foundation launched a scholarship programme to offer interdisciplinary training and research opportunities to outstanding young graduate students of any nationality to pursue a PhD project at the Spanish National Cancer Research Centre (CNIO).

Students who gain a place in this last call of the programme obtain full financial support during the four years of the scholarship.

The following five students have obtained one of the 2 available fellowships in the 2015 call of the programme:

Final list of successful candidates
Name University of origin Group at the CNIO (Programme)
Miguel Rovira del Olmo Autonoma University of Madrid, Spain Telomeres and Telomerase (MO)
Lucía Robado de Lope University of Alcala, Alcala de Henares, Spain Microenvironment and Metastasis (MO)
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