OPUS 14, PRELUDIUM 14, DAINA 1: more than € 83 million available for basic research

Wednesday, 20 September 2017

The National Science Centre has announced the 14th edition of the OPUS and PRELUDIUM funding opportunities and the 1st edition of the Polish-Lithuanian DAINA programme. Scholars carrying out basic research will compete for a total of € 83.4 million in funding. »

Towards a cooperation between funding agencies in Central Europe

Thursday, 14 September 2017

On the 6th and 7th September 2017 in Lubljana, a meeting took place involving representatives of funding agencies from five Central European countries: prof.  József Györkös, director of the Slovenian Research Agency (ARRS), prof. Klement Tockner, president of the Austrian Science Fund (FWF), dr Alice Valkárová, president of the Czech Science Foundation (GA ČR), dr József Pálinkás, president of the Hungarian National Research, Development and Innovation Office (NKFIH) and prof. Zbigniew Błocki, director of the National Science Centre. »

EqUIP call for research cooperation with India in humanities and social sciences

Wednesday, 13 September 2017

NCN together with EU-India Platform for Social Sciences and Humanities (EqUIP)  is pleased to announce a call for international research projects “Sustainability, equity, wellbeing and cultural connections”. Funders strongly encourage interdisciplinary approaches across the social sciences and humanities (SSH) to address the themes of this call. »

New HERA funding opportunity: HERA Public Spaces: Culture and Integration in Europe

Monday, 28 August 2017

The HERA Network is pleased to announce a new Joint Research Programme (JRP): Public Spaces: Culture and Integration in Europe in the area of humanities. The HERA JRP PS wants to mobilize the wide range of multi-disciplinary perspectives necessary to understanding the relationships between “public space”, culture and other phenomena, such as e.g. European integration, migration, globalisation, digitisation. »

UWERTURA 1: Polish researchers to learn how to compete for European grants

Thursday, 10 August 2017

On 10th August, the National Science Centre (NCN) concluded the first edition of the UWERTURA call. This funding opportunity has attracted 24 applicants, 7 of whom will receive financing worth a total of € 133,665. »

Laureates of SONATINA 1 and MINIATURA 1 announced

Thursday, 3 August 2017

The National Science Centre (the NCN) has concluded the first edition of the SONATINA call. Laureates of the programme will receive ca € 5.75 million, which will fund not only their research, but also their visiting fellowships in research institutions abroad. The Centre has also published the names of the first laureates of the MINIATURA funding scheme for specific single research activities. »

BiodivERsA - Belmont Forum: joint call pre-announcement

Monday, 31 July 2017

We would like to invite all researchers to participate in new international funding opportunities in Life Sciences.

In October 2017, BiodivERsA together with Belmont Forum plans to open a new funding opportunity on the following theme:

Scenarios of biodiversity and ecosystem services. »