Zbigniew Błocki to become new director of the NCN

Friday, 13 March 2015

On the 4th of March 2015, the Minister of Science and Higher Education Lena Kolarska-Bobińska appointed prof. dr hab. Zbigniew Błocki as the new director of the National Science Centre. »

Pre-announcement: JPI HDHL “Nutrition and Cognitive Function” Call

Friday, 20 February 2015

On the 30th of March 2015 r. JPI HDHL (JPI A Healthy Diet for a Healthy Life) together with the NCN will announce a call for proposals „Nutrition and Cognitive Function” (NutriCog). »

Proof-of-concept projects awarded funding in the first TANGO call for proposals

Friday, 13 February 2015

The results of the first TANGO call have just been published. Initiated by Poland’s Ministry of Science and Higher Education, operated jointly by the National Science Centre (NCN) and the National Centre for Research and Development (NCBR), the scheme is a funding initiative with almost € 10 million available for distribution among the authors of the best projects. »

Over € 40 million in basic research funding

Thursday, 5 February 2015

The National Science Centre has published the results of the MAESTRO 6, HARMONIA 6 and SONATA 4 calls for proposals. The list of the calls’ laureates consists of the names of 122 researchers from all over Poland. »

Now Open HERA Call 'Uses of the Past'

Thursday, 22 January 2015

The HERA (Humanities in the European Research Area) Network is pleased to announce a new HERA Joint Research Programme (HERA JRP) on “Uses of the Past”. With up to €20 million available, the research programme will fund new and exciting humanities-centred projects involving researchers from four or more countries. »

Infect-ERA call for proposals is now open

Tuesday, 20 January 2015

The National Science Centre and Infect-ERA consortium invites researchers to a new edition of the call for international research projects.

The following themes are covered (equal in relevance): »

The NCN to finance new projects in basic research

Thursday, 20 November 2014

Recently concluded OPUS 7, PRELUDIUM 7 & SONATA 7 calls contribute over € 67 million to basic research in Poland.

In response to the three calls, the NCN received over 5,000 proposals, of which 715 have qualified for funding. »