The Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia (IBEC) launches Postdoctoral Programme in Bioengineering Excellence Scientific Training (BEST) 2018 call. The BEST programme aims to attract international experienced researchers in the areas of Nanomedicine, Cell Engineering and ICT for Health, the three research Flagships at the Institute.
New Call for Proposals of the British Embassy in Moscow and Consulates General in St. Petersburg and Ekaterinburg for 2018-2019 financial year
The British Embassy in Moscow and Consulates General in St. Petersburg and Ekaterinburg invite proposals for project initiatives in Russia in 2018-2019 financial year.The programme provides funding for projects that support activities directly connected with the UK’s foreign policy priorities and the objectives of the British Embassy and Consulates in Russia. The programme allocates funding through a competitive bidding process.
Black Sea Horizon Webinar "Marie Skłodowska-Curie: RISE, Individual Fellowships and Euraxess" (January 31, 2018, at 11 a.m. CET)
This webinar will focus on new calls in Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions: RISE (Research and Innovation Staff Exchange); IF (Individual Fellowships); Euraxess network.
Black Sea Horizon Webinar "Horizon 2020: Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing – Active Partner Search for New 2018 Calls" (January 11, 2018 at 10:00 CET)
This webinar will focus on new calls in Horizon 2020 "Health, demographic change and wellbeing", new Work Programme for 2018-2020, and information on how to find project partners.
The Black Sea Horizon webinars on Horizon 2020 is a unique opportunity to hear about new calls and rules for 2018-2020. All interested participants are invited to join the upcoming webinars on the new Work Programmes of Horizon 2020. Experts and National Contact Points will provide first-hand information on new calls, rules and how to find partners for calls in the following areas of Horizon 2020:
12.12.2017: "Science with and for Society - open calls and possibilities for the Black Sea Region";
14.12.2017: "Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials - introduction to the new calls for 2018 and 2019".
The Black Sea Horizon webinar on ‘Legal and financial aspects of Horizon 2020’ (17 November 2017 at 10 am CET)
Financial and legal aspects of participation in H2020 is the topic most frequently asked by stakeholders as training subject. One of the barriers during proposal preparation and effective project management is the lack of knowledge in reference to legal and administrative obligations of grant agreement and consortium agreement.
Coordinated call for BRICS multilateral projects 2017 is open until 28th November 2017. Project consortia consisting of partners from at least three of the BRICS countries can apply. Thematic areas of the call include:
- Prevention and monitoring of natural disasters;
- Water resources and pollution treatment;
- New and renewable energy, and energy efficiency;
- Biotechnology and biomedicine including human health and neuroscience;
- Information technologies and high performance computing;
- Material science including nanotechnology.
BSH Grant Scheme to facilitate the participation of Black Sea countries in brokerage events and project preparatory meetings – 3rd CALL IS OPEN
This grant scheme, carried out in the framework of Black Sea Horizon project (funded by Horizon 2020), financially supports the participation of local researchers from Black Sea countries in brokerage events and project preparatory meetings related to Horizon 2020 in the EU Member States or Associated Countries. Such events will allow researchers to network with EU consortia, to build up partnerships for subsequent joint research activities and to make their institutions and/or their research networks better known.
Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation announced sixth open call for grants of the Government of the Russian Federation for state support of scientific research conducted under the auspices of leading scientists in Russian educational institutions of higher education, scientific institutions subordinate to the Federal Agency for Scientific Organizations, and state scientific centers of the Russian Federation.
ERA.Net RUS Plus Call 2017 for Science & Technology Projects open: 2 May 2017 - 4 July 2017 (15:00 CEST)
Cooperation in innovation, research and development is a key dimension in the relations between the European Union and Russia. In this context ERA.Net RUS Plus has implemented a Joint Call for transnational and scientifically excellent research projects in two funding lines: one for 'Innovation projects', and one for 'S&T projects' between 2014 and 2016. The second call round, the ‘ERA.Net RUS Plus Call 2017’, will continue the support of ‘S&T projects’ in the fields of Nanotechnologies, Health, Environment/Climate Change, Social Sciences & Humanities and Robotics as well as the support of ‘Innovation projects’.