MINIATURA 3, a call for single research activities, is launched

Monday, 17 June 2019

Pilot studies, library and archive searches and conferences are but some of the research activities that can be carried out under the MINIATURA call. The third edition of the so-called "small grants", aimed at enabling researchers to take their first steps in the grant system, has just been launched. »

EUR 129m for researchers in the “Research” Programme under the EEA and Norway Grants

Monday, 10 June 2019

On 7 June, in Warsaw at the Ministry of Investment and Economic Development, an agreement was signed covering the “Research” Programme under the third edition of the Norway and EEA Grants in which the NCN acts as the operator responsible for basic research, while the National Centre for Research and Development (NCBR) is responsible for the implementation of applied research. »

Awarding and payment of NCN scholarships: interpretation

Friday, 24 May 2019

In response to changes introduced in the new model of PhD-level education by the Act on Higher Education and Science of 20 July 2018, we would like to clarify interpretation of specific provisions that govern the awarding and payment of NCN scholarships to researchers carrying out research projects funded by the NCN. »

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: »

Expanded OPUS call formula

Monday, 29 April 2019

Following a detailed analysis of the National Science Centre’s current call portfolio, the NCN Council decided to expand the formula of the OPUS call to include elements of the HARMONIA call. Applicants will still be able to receive funding for research projects conducted without any international partners, but also for those that do involve such cooperation. »

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. »