Research

FWO - BILATERAL RESEARCH COOPERATION CHINA 2018

Funding organisation:FWO Wetenschappelijke Onderzoeksgemeenschap

What?
In November 2017, the FWO has signed an agreement with the ‘National Natural Science Foundation of China’ (NSFC) on the funding of new research projects. For the 2018 call the cooperation is limited to all fields of natural sciences, engineering sciences, management sciences and medical sciences in the following themes (linked to the ‘NSFC scientific departments’):

  • Mathematical & physical sciences
  • Chemical sciences
  • Life sciences
  • Earth sciences
  • Engineering & material sciences
  • Information sciences
  • Management sciences
  • Health sciences

Application?
The deadline for this call is 3 May 2018 (5 pm Belgian time). Please be aware that the deadline at NSFC is set at 3 May 2018 – 4 pm Beijing time. Your joint application is submitted simultaneously at FWO (by using the online application form in the FWO e-portal) and at NSFC, according to their respective modalities.

The duration of the project is 3 years with startdate 1 January 2019.

Personnel costs and consumables applied for at FWO are minimally € 45,000 and maximally € 75,000 per year per project. Additional equipment/matching funding applied for at FWO: maximally € 150,000.

More information?
More information on this call (regulations, guidelines, example proposal form,...) can be found on the FWO website.

Deadline:03.05.2018

Contact Hasselt University?
E-mail: ilse.haeldermans@uhasselt.be
Tel.: +3211268050