ITMO University Fellowship and Professorship Program aims to provide outstanding researchers and scientists with the opportunity to build an independent research career. The intention is to foster the next generation of researchers with the greatest potential in their early career or professorial stages. The applications are reviewed by the Program committee six times a year. The approved applicants are invited to start collaborating with ITMO University laboratories within 6 months after the announcement of the decision. ITMO F&P administration team will assist the successful candidates with obtaining Russian visas, choosing flights and accommodation, and will provide other support. The call for proposals is open all year round.