Introducing a policy of open access to research project publications

Monday, 2 March 2020

At the February session of the Council of the National Science Centre, upon the motion of the NCN Director, members of the Council expressed their approval for a new open access policy to publications created as a result of research projects funded entirely or in part from NCN resources. The obligation to ensure open access to published research findings will apply to all projects recommended for funding under calls announced on 16 June 2020. »

DAINA 2: funding opportunity for Polish-Lithuanian research projects

Friday, 28 February 2020

DAINA 2 is a funding opportunity for joint Polish-Lithuanian research teams to be launched by the Research Council of Lithuania (Lietuvos mokslo taryba, LMT) and the National Science Centre (NCN). The programme aims to support research projects in all fields of science. »

National Science Centre announces a new international call: CEUS-UNISONO

Monday, 24 February 2020

CEUS-UNISONO is organized within the framework of the CEUS programme, in multilateral cooperation with foreign partner agencies from Austria (Fonds zur Förderung der wissenschaftlichen Forschung, FWF), the Czech Republic (Grantová agentura České Republiky, GAČR), and Slovenia (Javna agencija za raziskovalno dejavnost Republike Slovenije, ARRS). Proposals must meet the criterion of basic research and be carried out in bi- or trilateral cooperation between research teams from the countries participating in CEUS. »

Pre-announcement of a new M-ERA.NET Call on material science and engineering

Friday, 21 February 2020

M-ERA.NET Network will shortly launch a new multinational call for proposals on material science and engineering. The M-ERA.NET 2 Call 2020 is expected to be launched in March 2020, with a likely pre-proposal submission deadline in June 2020. »

More than 210 million PLN to go to researchers selected under MAESTRO, SONATA BIS and UWERTURA

Tuesday, 18 February 2020

The National Science Centre has just awarded basic research grants to scholars and researchers planning to build a new research team or wishing to complete a research fellowship at a foreign centre that carries out ERC grants.


NCN awarded the prestigious MSCA COFUND grant again – POLONEZ BIS to be launched in 2021

Tuesday, 4 February 2020

We are pleased to announce that for the second time the National Science Centre in Krakow has received the prestigious Marie Skłodowska-Curie COFUND grant. Over 8.8 million euro from the European Commission will fund the continuation of the POLONEZ programme initiated in 2015. »

Application forms for NCN grants available in the ZSUN/OSF system

Monday, 3 February 2020

Proposal forms for ETIUDA 8 and SONATINA 4 calls are now available in the ZSUN/OSF system. The deadline for submission is 16 March 2020, 4 p.m. CET. »