Pre-announcement of the Polish-German calls: BEETHOVEN CLASSIC 3 and BEETHOVEN LIFE 1

Tuesday, 5 June 2018

3rd Polish-German BEETHOVEN call coming up in September 2018. »

Personal data processing at NCN since 25 May 2018 (GDPR)

Thursday, 24 May 2018

Starting on 25 May 2018 the General Personal Data Protection Regulation will directly apply in Poland. GDPR is a comprehensive regulation that unifies data protection laws across the EU member states. To comply with the GDPR requirements, we have prepared information about how we process personal data at the NCN.

See: Personal data processing at the National Science Centre »

€ 93 million for basic research from the National Science Centre

Tuesday, 15 May 2018

We have announced the results of the 14th edition of our most popular calls, OPUS and PRELUDIUM. The researchers will receive a total of € 93 million to carry out their research projects. »

QuantERA Projects Launch Event

Monday, 30 April 2018

More than 100 participants attended the QuantERA Projects’ Launch Event, which was organized in Bucharest on April 24th, 2018. The aim of the event was to gather the representatives of the 26 QuantERA-funded projects, European Commission, research funders and quantum community. The meeting was hosted by UEFISCDI (a research funding organisation from Romania) and the National Science Centre, Poland – the Coordinator of the QuantERA Programme. »

SHENG: Pre-announcement of a new funding opportunity for Polish-Chinese research projects

Thursday, 26 April 2018

We would like to invite all researchers to participate in SHENG1 – a new funding opportunity for joint Polish-Chinese research teams to be launched by the National Science Centre (NCN) and the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC). The programme aims to support research projects in all fields of the Natural, Engineering, Life and Management sciences. »

New NCN call for Polish – Austrian research projects to be announced in 2018

Monday, 9 April 2018

On the 5th April 2018 in Prague prof. Zbigniew Błocki, director of the National Science Centre (NCN) and prof. Klement Tockner, President of Austrian Science Fund (FWF), signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the NCN and the FWF. This bilateral agreement lays the cornerstone of work on a future joint funding opportunity for Polish-Austrian research teams. »

A new bilateral call in cooperation with China to be launched soon

Wednesday, 28 March 2018

On 28th March in Beijing, the National Science Centre signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) to establish a new bilateral funding opportunity for Polish-Chinese theoretical research projects. Managed jointly with the NSFC, the new funding initiative will be yet another bilateral programme of the National Science Centre. Grants will be awarded to Polish-Chinese projects in the field of Life Sciences, Physical Sciences and Engineering, as well as selected disciplines in Social Sciences. »