NCN Council declaration of independent research

Monday, 23 November 2020

For almost ten years of NCN’s operation, the members of the NCN Council appointed to support high-quality research in Poland and create transparent standards for research funding have taken good care to make sure that funding decisions are taken primarily on the basis of scientific excellence that integrates various types of research in terms of subject, methodology and environment. »

Upcoming call of the Forest Value Research Programme

Monday, 23 November 2020

The Forest Value Research Programme Innovating forest-based bioeconomy will shortly launch a new multinational call for proposals. »

More than 487 million PLN in project funding for Polish researchers

Friday, 20 November 2020

We are pleased to announce the results of the 19th edition of the OPUS and the PRELUDIUM calls. Polish scientists will receive more than 487 million PLN in funding for basic research projects. »

The first two research components funded by the National Science Centre under the Polish Returns 2020 Programme launched by the Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange (“NAWA”)

Friday, 20 November 2020

On 20 November 2020, the first two proposals submitted to the National Science Centre under the call for proposals for funding of Research Components in projects funded under the Polish Returns 2020 Programme launched by the NAWA, were evaluated. They were both found eligible and recommended for NCN funding. 


Pre-announcement of 13th JPIAMR Call - One Health interventions to prevent or reduce the development and transmission of AMR

Thursday, 19 November 2020

JPIAMR is pleased to pre-announce this joint transnational research call One Health interventions to prevent or reduce the development and transmission of AMR. »

Upcoming JPI Urban Europe Call - “Urban Transformation Capacities” (ENUTC)

Thursday, 12 November 2020

The JPI Urban Europe network has started preparations of the transnational, European call for research and innovation (R&I) proposals dedicated to urban transformation capacities, that is the ERA-NET Cofund Urban Transformation Capacities (ENUTC) call. The call for proposals is currently planned to be launched late January 2021. The expected date for submitting pre-proposals is April 2021. »

Prof. Andrzej Jajszczyk elected new ERC Vice President

Thursday, 12 November 2020

Prof. Andrzej Jajszczyk, the first Director of the National Science Centre has been elected as the new Vice President of the European Research Council (ERC) that funds pioneering basic research. Prof. Jajszczyk will be in charge of Physical and Engineering Sciences and will start take up his duties on 1 January 2021. »