Call Saperi X Researcher

1.What is the Call Saperi X Researcher
The Call Call Saperi X Researcher is open to all PhD students of the Sapienza University of Rome. Winners of the call will be hosted in the SAPeri&Co Hub from 2 to 4 months - depending on the project's requirements - to develop their idea in a multidisciplinary and collaborative environment.

2.Who can apply
All PhD students currently enrolled at the Sapienza University of Rome can apply for free to the open Call Saperi X Researcher.

3.How to apply
All applicants must send an e-mail to with object “Application Call Saperi X Researcher”, containing:
The official form (see attachments) filled in all its parts; A European format CV, highlighting:

PhD course;
Doctoral program;
The expected date for PhD thesis’ defence.

A portfolio in pdf format named as Name Surname.pdf (max 10MB) that highlights the applicant's design skills;
An abstract about the idea to realize (max 2.000 characters including spaces).

In the case of a thesis project, please indicate:
Name and surname of the Supervisor;
Companies/Institutions (if any) involved in the project;

A description of the prototype with images/render.

4.Where activities take place
The winners of the Call will fulfil a curricular internship within SAPeri&Co laboratories, at the University campus – Palazzina Tumminelli, Level -1, Piazzale Aldo Moro 5, direct access: Viale dell’Università 36. The winners will be allowed to use the Coworking area work stations. The use of the equipment and tools of the FabLab and Production Workshop is consent under the supervision of SAPeri&Co staff, according to the established modalities and timetable.

5.Why participate
The winners of the Call will:

    ✔ access the spaces, competences, and equipment for a period between 2 and 4 months;
    ✔ be part of the Saperi Community and get directly involved in Saperi&Co’s activities.
    *All expenses for materials and components for the realization of the projects will be charged to the individual student.


6.Further information
For more details and information about the application modalities, technical contents and the documents required, please write an e-mail to

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