JURE is the network of Junior Researchers of EARLI and dedicated to the interests of all junior researchers in  the field of learning and instruction. The primary aim of our JURE network is to represent and support PhD students on matters that are of interest to them. Furthermore, learning and interaction among junior and senior researchers are significant goals for JURE.

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JURE 2023 Conference

August 20th - 21st 2023

We are happy to invite all junior researchers of EARLI to present their research at the 27th Conference of the Junior Resarchers of EARLI. We would like to encourage you to submit your research to the JURE conference in order to:

  • Share your research among other researchers
  • Discuss and get useful feedback from international experts in the field of learning and instruction
  • Becoming a part of the network of young researchers in your fields.

Find out more here.

JURE 2024 - Call for Bids

The annual JURE Conference for Research on Learning and Instruction marks a highlight on the calendar of every Junior Researcher of EARLI. The JURE network was started in 1995 with the specific aim to support early career researchers in their academic endeavours. Now attracting around 300 internationally active junior researchers, the JURE conference is an unmissable conference for anyone starting out their academic career. Acting as a Conference Chair is an excellent opportunity for junior researchers to obtain conference management skills in an international context.
We are now accepting bids from potential JURE 2024 hosts!
Consult our call for bids and submit your bid before the 9th of February, 2023.

JURE membership

JURE membership is aimed at master and PhD students, as well as graduates who have received their doctorate within the last three years.

Being a JURE member allows you to take part in the JURE and EARLI Conferences and meet colleagues from all over Europe. EARLI commits itself to offering junior researchers the opportunity to become actively involved in the association, at a strongly reduced fee (€ 35 per calendar year).

Additionally, as a JURE member, you are entitled to SIG memberships free of charge!
Simply make sure to complete your JURE membership order first (incl. sending a proof of student's status) before ordering your complimentary SIG memberships.

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Each year, five JURE members will be given the opportunity to benefit from an international mentoring visit for a period of 2-4 weeks.  The mentor, who is an EARLI member and an experienced scholar in his/her respective field, can provide guidance and support to the doctoral student in a variety of themes. This grant is not intended to finance regular PhD-project activities.

Applications for 2022 have now concluded.
The next call will be launched in early 2023.


Mentoring Grant Testimonials

Check out how our previous Mentoring Grant winners experienced their visits: