Polish researchers awarded in the 3rd ERA-CAPS Call

czwartek, 8 lutego 2018

We are pleased to announce that the V-Morph project, involving researchers from Poland, has been awarded funding within the 3rd ERA-CAPS Call for proposals. The Polish team, led by prof. Dorota Monika Kwiatkowska from the Faculty of Biology and Environment Protection of the University of Silesia in Katowice, will cooperate with researchers from France and Germany. The project will be coordinated by prof. Arezki Boudaoud from École normale supérieure de Lyon (France).

The V-Morph project aims to: »

NCN and NCBR to intensify cooperation

środa, 7 lutego 2018

On January 31st the National Science Centre (NCN) and the National Centre for Research and Development (NCBR) signed an agreement of cooperation with a view to harnessing the potential of Poland’s scientific community, so that achievements by Polish researchers can play an ever larger role in the country’s economic and social growth. »

Webinars for JPI Urban Europe & NFSC call applicants

wtorek, 6 lutego 2018

JPI Urban Europe network, whose aim is to finance international, interdisciplinary research projects that respond to the challenges of modern cities and urban areas, together with the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) invite all possible applicants to the info webinars referring to the call Sustainable and Liveable Cities and Urban Areas. »

JPI AMR Call 2018: Partner Search Tool

poniedziałek, 5 lutego 2018

Researchers and institutions looking for partners in the JPI AMR Call 2018 on antimicrobial resistance are kindly invited to register in the Partner Search Tool and complete an online form. The expressions of interest registered in the tool will be available on the same website.

More information about the Call: on the NCN website and on the JPI AMR website. »

JPI Urban Europe & Chinese NSFC call open

czwartek, 1 lutego 2018

NCN together with JPI Urban Europe network and Chinese funding agency NSFC is pleased to announce a new call on Sustainable Urbanisation in the Context of Economic Transformation and Climate Change: Sustainable and Liveable Cities and Urban Areas. »

Deputy Prime Minister Jarosław Gowin takes part in NCN Council meeting

piątek, 26 stycznia 2018

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Science and Higher Education, Jarosław Gowin, was invited to join a meeting of the Council of the National Science Centre on January 18th in Jaroszowice near Wadowice. The discussion focused on the role of the NCN in the system of financing science, the main directions of the Centre’s activities in the coming years and planned changes in science and higher education. »

The NCN to facilitate its grant procedures

piątek, 19 stycznia 2018

The National Science Centre continues to improve the process of applying for and implementing grants. In December 2017 a round-table meeting took place at the Centre’s office. Representatives of both the research community and the NCN debated on how best to streamline the cooperation between the Centre and researchers. In the aftermath of the meeting the NCN will introduce a number of improvements.

Formal notifications will shortly be sent to host institutions involved in the implementation of the NCN research grants, informing them of the scope and dates of the improvements. »