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FAPESP announces result of calls with RCUK

FAPESP announces result of calls with RCUK

The call was also jointly issued with the National Council for the State Funding Agencies

The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) announce the results of three call for proposals jointly issued with the UK Research Councils (RCUK) and the National Council for the State Funding Agencies (CONFAP) in the Newton Fund program.

Each proposal had one proposal selected in the State of São Paulo.

Selected proposals:

Call “Healthy Urban Living and the Social Science of the Food-Water-Energy Nexus” - 2015 (with the ESRC - Economic and Social Research Council):

José Antonio Perrella Balestieri
Faculdade de Engenharia Guaratinguetá/UNESP

Peter Kraftl
University of Birmingham

(Re)Connect the Nexus: Young Brazilians' experiences of and learning about food-water-energy

FAPESP grant number: 2015/50226-0

Area: Engineering


Call “UK-Brazil Neglected Infectious Diseases Partnership “ - 2015
(with the MRC - Medical Research Council)

Angela Kaysel Cruz
Faculdade Medicina Ribeirão Preto/USP

Pegine Walrad
University of York

Regulating the trans-regulators: Investigating the PRMT7 molecular pathway as an epigenetic regulator of Leishmania spp. Virulence

FAPESP grant number: 2015/13618-8

Area: Medicine


Call “Virtual Joint Centres in Agricultural Nitrogen” - 2015 (with the BBSRC - Biotechnological and Biological Sciences Research Council):

Ciro Antonio Rosolem
Faculdade de Ciências Agronômicas de Botucatu/UNESP

Sacha Mooney
University of Nottingham

Nucleus: a virtual joint centre to deliver enhanced Nitrogen Use effciency via na integrated Soil plant systems approach for the UK and Brazil

FAPESP grant number: 2015/50305-8

Area: Biology

More information about the calls: www.fapesp.br/9552.

Proposals selected in other Brazilian states: http://confap.org.br/news/divulgados-projetos-contemplados-em-chamadas-conjuntas-com-o-rc-uk/