New call for proposals in the field of solar-driven chemistry

Friday, 14 December 2018

National Science Centre, Poland is pleased to announced a new call for proposals in the field of Solar-Driven ChemistrySubject of this call for proposals is fundamental research in all sub-areas relevant to the photochemical transformation of small, abundant molecules, such as carbon dioxide, water or nitrogen, into more valuable, storable chemicals by means of solar radiation. Focus of the proposals should be on the photochemical processes (reactions) and on solving fundamental problems.  »

Success of Polish researchers in the ForestValue Joint Call 2017

Thursday, 13 December 2018

We are pleased to announce that the I-MAESTRO project, involving researchers from Poland, has been awarded funding within the “ForestValue – Innovating the forest-based bioeconomy” call for proposals. The Polish team, led by prof. Jarosław Socha from the University of Agriculture in Kraków, will cooperate with researchers from France, Germany and Slowenia. The project will be coordinated by the National Research Institute of Science and Technology for Environment and Agriculture (IRSTEA) from France. »

JPI AMR Joint Transnational Call 2019

Thursday, 6 December 2018

NCN together with JPI AMR network is pleased to announce a new transnational call on antimicrobial resistance. The Call on Diagnostics and Surveillance 2019 will fund joint transnational research projects addressing the development of diagnostic and surveillance tools, technologies and methods to detect antimicrobial resistance (AMR). Projects should address the diagnosis of AMR infections in clinical and veterinary settings, or the surveillance of AMR in humans, animals and the environment. The call promotes projects with impact in low and middle income countries (LMICs) in Asia and Africa. »

6th JPI AMR call results

Wednesday, 5 December 2018

Ten projects have been awarded funding within the JPIAMR 6th transnational call: “Innovations against antibiotic-resistant bacteria: New targets, compounds and tools”. The total funding amount is 12,8 M€. One of the awarded projects:  „Fighting antibiotic-resistant superbugs with anti-persister compounds targeting the stringent response”  will be carried out at the Faculty of Biology of the University of Gdańsk by the research team lead by dr hab. Ewa Laskowska. »

Democratic governance in a turbulent age: call for proposals

Tuesday, 4 December 2018

National Science Centre together with the NORFACE network is pleased to announce a new call for project proposals on the topic of Democratic governance in a turbulent age. Each project must be composed of at least three research teams consisting of eligible researchers based at host institutions in three or more different NORFACE countries participating in the call. »

Pre-Announcement of a new Call on Personalised Medicine for Neurodegenerative Diseases

Friday, 23 November 2018

The EU Joint Programme – Neurodegenerative Disease Research (JPND) will shortly launch a new cohesive action with the European Commission – a call for “Multinational research projects on Personalised Medicine for Neurodegenerative Diseases Neurodegenerative Diseases”. More than €30 million have already been earmarked by JPND member countries and the European Commission for this action. »