Pre-announcement of UWERTURA, a programme for funding fellowships in ERC grantees’ research teams abroad

Tuesday, 27 September 2016

The European Research Council (ERC) has invited European research funding organisations to cooperate in the programme Fellowship Schemes to Visit ERC Grantees, enabling them to participate in an international researcher exchange network with fellowship visits to research teams carrying out projects as ERC grantees in different European countries. The initiative is intended to strengthen the standing of prospective candidates for ERC grants, and offer them an opportunity to gain precious experience of the international research grant system. »

POLONEZ 3 - OSF submission system

Thursday, 22 September 2016

We would like to inform all applicants interested in applying for the POLONEZ 3 that the OSF electronic submission system will be opened around the 17th October. »

More than € 93 M for researchers and international teams

Thursday, 15 September 2016

The National Science Centre has opened the 12th edition of its calls for proposals: OPUS, PRELUDIUM and SONATA, with an aggregate budget of ca € 79 M. Researchers will also have the additional opportunity of applying for grants under two international programmes: the second edition of the BEETHOVEN call for Polish-German projects, and the third edition of the POLONEZ funding opportunity for incoming researchers. Towards international cooperation the Centre has committed ca € 14.4 M. »

BEETHOVEN 2: Call for Polish-German research projects is now open

Thursday, 15 September 2016

We are pleased to invite all researchers to submit proposals under Beethoven 2 call for Polish-German research projects in Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences as well as selected fields of Physical Sciences. Proposals must be submitted by Polish-German research teams by the 15th December 2016. Results will be published in October 2017. »

New POLONEZ call

Thursday, 15 September 2016

The National Science Centre invites researchers to submit proposals under POLONEZ 3 funding opportunity addressed to incoming researchers who would like to carry out basic research in host institutions in Poland. »

New statement from Science Europe on Horizon2020

Thursday, 15 September 2016

On September 13th Science Europe released a short Statement ‘Funding Research in Horizon 2020: Europe’s Most Valuable Strategic Resource’, available here. »

Poland among the Rising Stars in a ranking by Nature

Wednesday, 14 September 2016

In a recently published “Nature Index 2016 Rising Stars” report, Poland has been listed first among the “rising stars of science.” This term is applied to countries whose position in the Nature Index tables has improved dramatically over the past four years. »