Representatives of the humanities from 19 countries meet in Krakow

Tuesday, 10 June 2014

On the 5th of June, in Krakow, members of the HERA network came together. HERA is a joint initiative of research funding organisations financing research in the humanities. Representatives of 19 European countries, chaired by professor Sean Ryder from NUI Galway, discussed the position of the humanities in the EU’s new Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme. »

On Open Access to Publications and Harmonised Scientific Careers: the Annual Meeting of the Global Research Council

Monday, 9 June 2014

On 27th and 28th of May, in Beijing, heads of public national research funding organisations from around the globe took part in the 2014 Annual Meeting of the Global Research Council (GRC). »

General Assembly of Science Europe in Krakow: New President Elected

Tuesday, 27 May 2014

On the 20th of May, the National Science Centre acted as host to the General Assembly of Science Europe, an association promoting the collective interests of European Research Funding Organisations (RFO) and Research Performing Organisations (RPO), comprising 52 such organisations from 27 countries. »

CHIST-ERA: Conference and 2014 Call Definition

Monday, 12 May 2014

CHIST-ERA together with the National Science Centre invite researchers interested in the field of Information and Communication Sciences & Technologies to the CHIST-ERA Strategic Conference 2014, which will take place on the 17th and 18th of June, 2014, in Istanbul. »

Polish-German call for proposals in the Humanities and Social Sciences: Pre-announcement

Thursday, 3 April 2014

The National Science Centre (NCN) together with the German Research Foundation (DFG) will launch a bilateral Polish-German call for proposals in the Humanities and Social Sciences. »

OPUS, PRELUDIUM & SONATA: € 57 million offered to researchers

Friday, 21 March 2014

In the seventh edition of the OPUS, PRELUDIUM and SONATA funding schemes, researchers can apply for funding worth € 57 million. Calls for proposals will be open until 17th June 2014. »

Poland at High-level Workshop on the European Research Area

Friday, 7 March 2014

On 24th and 25th February, the director of the NCN, professor Andrzej Jajszczyk, was present at the Sixth High-level Workshop on the European Research Area (ERA). The workshop − jointly organised by Science Europe, the UK Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, and Research Councils UK (RCUK) − took place in Bath, the UK. »