Sustainable Urbanisation Global Initiative (SUGI) – call for proposals

Tuesday, 13 December 2016

We would like to invite researchers to submit proposals under Sustainable Urbanisation Global Initiative (SUGI) Food-Water-Energy Nexus call for proposals. The call has three topics to address urgent and long-term challenges within the Food-Water-Energy Nexus.

The call aims to develop more resilient and applied urban solutions that bring inter- and transdisciplinary research and innovation together from across the globe, to benefit a much wider range of stakeholders: i.e. researchers, cities, civil society and business. »

QuantERA Launch Event in Lisbon

Wednesday, 30 November 2016

The representatives of the QuantERA Consortium and the Strategic Advisory Board will meet on Thursday, 1st of December 2016 to launch one of the biggest ERA-NET Programmes with a budget of over EUR 37 million that will support international research in the field of quantum technology. The Programme is coordinated by the National Science Center, Poland. »

New NCN call for Polish-Lithaunian research project to be opened in 2017

Tuesday, 29 November 2016

On the 16th of November 2017, in Krakow, a meeting took place involving representatives of the National Science Centre (NCN) and the Research Council of Lithuania (Lietuvos mokslo taryba, LMT). During this meeting, prof. Zbigniew Błocki, director of the NCN, and prof. Daunius Pauža, chair of the LMT, signed a memorandum of understanding between the two institutions. This bilateral agreement lays the cornerstone of work on a future common funding opportunity for Polish-Lithuanian research teams. »

Polish researchers awarded in the JPIAMR call: Transmission Dynamics

Friday, 18 November 2016

We are pleased to announce that the EMerGE-NeT project involving researchers from Poland has been awarded funding within the JPIAMR call for proposals.  Polish team led by dr hab. Monika Joanna Piotrowska from the University of Warsaw together with prof. Aleksander Deptuła from Ludwik Rydygier Collegium Medicum in Bydgoszcz, will cooperate with researchers from Germany, Israel, the Netherlands and Spain. »

NCN to contribute nearly € 120 million to basic research

Thursday, 17 November 2016

The National Science Centre has concluded the eleventh edition of the OPUS, SONATA and PRELUDIUM programmes and the second edition of the POLONEZ funding opportunity. 1090 projects have received funding. The total sum given to researchers exceeds € 118 million. »

POLONEZ 3 submission system is now open

Thursday, 3 November 2016

We would like to inform all researchers interested in applying for POLONEZ 3 fellowship that the OSF electronic submission system is now open. The deadline for submitting applications is 15th of December 2016. »

Member of the NCN Council to receive Poland-U.S. Science Award

Thursday, 3 November 2016

We are pleased to announce that professor Ryszard Kierzek from the Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry of the Polish Academy of Sciences, member of the Council of the National Science Centre, and professor Douglas H. Turner from the University of Rochester have received the Poland-U.S. Science Award. The award is conferred jointly by the Foundation for Polish Science (FNP) and the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) for outstanding scientific achievements accomplished in American-Polish scientific cooperation. »