Professor Jacek Kuźnicki appointed new President of the NCN Council

Monday, 21 December 2020

On 21 December, the NCN Council composed of the new members held its first meeting during which Professor Jacek Kuźnicki was appointed its new President. The meeting was attended by Dr Anna Budzanowska, Under-Secretary of State for the Ministry of Science and Higher Education. »

Closing date of CEUS-UNISONO call for proposals

Monday, 21 December 2020

Pursuant to NCN Council Resolution no 104/2020 of 30 September 2020, the submission of NCN proposals under the CEUS-UNISONO call will be closed on 31 December 2020, 4 p.m. »

Weave: Transforming How Cross-border Research is Funded

Friday, 18 December 2020

Today, 12 national research funding organisations, with the support of Science Europe, launch Weave, a cross-European initiative to fund and support excellent international research projects. It is the first time a large network of this scale has developed an initiative of this kind to enable bilateral and trilateral scientific cooperation in Europe. »

The results of the POLS call to support research mobility

Wednesday, 16 December 2020

The results of the POLS call, co-funded from the Norway Grants, are now in. Foreign researchers will receive more than 30.5 million PLN in funding for research projects to be carried out in Polish research centres. »

Announcing SHENG 2 and SONATINA 5

Tuesday, 15 December 2020

We have just announced the second edition of the SHENG call for Polish-Chinese research projects and the fifth SONATINA call for research projects carried out by researchers at the outset of their research career. The total budget of the two calls equals 45 million PLN.  »

A new NCN Council

Tuesday, 15 December 2020

As of today, the composition of the NCN Council has changed. Twelve professors have been newly appointed as members and will sit on the Council from 15 December 2020 until 14 December 2024. They include eight new professors and four previous NCN Council members. »

Call for international research projects CHANSE Transformations: Social and Cultural Dynamics in the Digital Age

Monday, 14 December 2020

We are pleased to inform you that the CHANSE (Collaboration of Humanities and Social Sciences in Europe) consortium will soon announce a call for international research projects: Transformations: social and cultural dynamics in the digital age. The programme has been co-created by the HERA and NORFACE networks and will be implemented by 27 research funding organisations from 24 countries, coordinated by the National Science Centre, Poland (NCN). »