Researchers Make “Impossible” Nano-sized Protein Cages with The Help Of Gold

Monday, 13 May 2019

An international group of researchers centres at the Malopolska Centre of Biotechnology, Jagiellonian University in Poland have produce a super-stable artificial protein ball that apparently defies the rules of geometry and which may have applications in materials science and medicine.

Topics of the CHIST-ERA Call 2019

Monday, 29 April 2019

The CHIST-ERA Network has defined initial topics for the Call for proposals that will be announced in October 2019:

Results of the SHENG 1 call are in. Nearly PLN 36.4 m awarded to researchers

Friday, 26 April 2019

The results of the first edition of the SHENG call are now in. Funding was awarded to 30 projects to be conducted within the framework of Polish-Chinese cooperation.

The Second Polish-German Science Meeting “Science Diplomacy and Scientific Excellence” 26-27th of February 2019

Friday, 19 April 2019

Polish and German research funding and research performing agencies plan to intensify cooperation to support scientific excellence in both countries. They met in Kraków at the end of February and discussed existing mechanisms as well as ways to improve the regional research landscape.

Four Polish research teams among the winners of the international M-ERA.NET Call 2018

Wednesday, 20 March 2019

We are pleased to announce that four projects involving Polish researchers have been awarded funding in the M-ERA.NET call for proposals. Within the M-ERA.NET Call 2018 over EUR 18,2 million have been granted to 27 research projects.

New edition of OPUS 17 and PRELUDIUM 17 calls and the National Science Centre launches its collaboration with Austria, i.e. MOZART

Friday, 15 March 2019

We are announcing calls for basic research projects under OPUS 17 and PRELUDIUM 17 under a refreshed formula and a new international call MOZART, carried out in co-operation with the Austrian Science Fund (FWF). There is a total of PLN 335.5 million to win.

Statement of the National Science Centre on equal access of men and women to research funding

Tuesday, 19 February 2019

We have adopted a position on equal access of men and women to research funding. We have also prepared a brief report on the participation of male and female principal investigators in research projects funded by the NCN in the years 2011-2018.