Researchers from the State of São Paulo and from Flanders can submit proposals in all fields of knowledge
FAPESP and the Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO), from Belgium, announce the first call for proposals under the cooperation agreement signed by the institutions.
The aim is to support collaborative projetcs between researchers from the State of São Paulo and researchers from Flanders in any scientific domain, as long as it covers basic scientific research.
It is expected that applications will be for a balanced partnership, not specifically in monetary terms but with equivalent research commitment and efforts from both sides.
To FAPESP, eligibility criteria will follow the scheme of Regular Research Awards (www.fapesp.br/apr).
Researchers from the State of São Paulo must consult FAPESP about their eligibility before starting the preparation of their proposals. This consultation will be received by e-mail up to May 1, 2018.
Eligible candidates will be invited to submit complete proposals via SAGe platform (www.fapesp.br/sage), until June 1, 2018.
The approved projects, all starting on January 1, 2019, will have a maximum duration of three years.
The call for proposals is available at www.fapesp.br/en/11596.