Announcing MAESTRO 12, SONATA BIS 10 and DAINA 2 calls

Monday, 15 June 2020

Experienced researchers, scientists who wish to establish new research teams, and those planning to carry out a project in cooperation with Lithuanian partners – these are the addressees of the recently announced MAESTRO 12, SONATA BIS 10 and DAINA 2 calls with a total budget of 180 million PLN. »

NAWA Chair – a New Programme for Scientists

Wednesday, 3 June 2020

The Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange announces a new programme – NAWA Chair. The programme offers universities and other scientific institutions a long-term financial package from NAWA that will cover the stay of a foreign scientist of world renown as well as funding for fundamental research, which will be financed by the National Science Centre. »

Introducing an Open Access Policy at the National Science Centre

Wednesday, 3 June 2020

In relation to the NCN Council's support of the NCN Director's measures to introduce an open access policy to research results obtained in research projects funded or co-funded from public sources (hereafter referred to as the "Open Access Policy"), we have the pleasure of announcing that the Open Access Policy was adopted by Order No 40/2020 of the Director of the National Science Centre of 31 May 2020. »

The fourth edition of the “Small Grants” programme. The National Science Centre has announced the MINIATURA 4 call for proposals

Monday, 1 June 2020

We are pleased to announce the next edition of the call for proposals under which researchers will receive funding for single research activities to develop future research projects. The total budget earmarked for the call is 15 million PLN. »

POLS Info chat

Monday, 25 May 2020

Join our info chat on 28 May 2020 at 12.00 (CEST) during which we will answer your questions on the POLS call. The chat will be held in English and will last for one hour. It will be open to all researchers concerned. You can join the chat by clicking on https://ncn.clickmeeting.com/pols »

Nearly 668 million PLN for basic research under OPUS 18, PRELUDIUM 18, SONATA 15 and PRELUDIUM BIS

Monday, 18 May 2020

Once again, we are pleased to announce the results of three flagship calls for proposals: OPUS, PRELUDIUM and SONATA and for the first time, the results of the PRELUDIUM BIS call addressed to PhD students. Researchers submitted 4524 proposals, for a total of over 3.2 billion PLN, under the calls. Experts recommended 809 projects for funding, with a total value of 667 745 974 PLN, of which, on average, 18% will be funded. »


Thursday, 14 May 2020

The EXPRESS CALL TO FUND RESEARCH ON COVID-19 announced at the end of March, has just been concluded. The objective of the call was to select projects that would enhance understanding of the mechanisms of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, as well as improving diagnostic tests, finding new drugs and mitigating the social and economic effects of the pandemic. Although it was an express call, the highest evaluation standards were adhered to. »