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FAPESP - British Council Researcher Connect 2015: Guidelines

Note: Subitem 1.1 added on May 21, 2015


Besides detailed information as described in the Call for Proposals (, applicants from the State of São Paulo must follow the additional instruction below:

1. Considering that the FAPESP - British Council Researcher Connect Programme follow the objectives agreed by both parties in the Memorandum of Understanding, applicants must present their proposals according to FAPESP’s guidelines in the “Auxílio à Pesquisa – Organização de Reunião Cietífica e/ou Tecnológica” funding scheme, as described at

1.1 Important: Because of the institutional orientation of the BC-Researcher Connect Program, FAPESP will accept only one proposal per institution.

2. The list of FAPESP’s eligible items are available at:, Item 8.

3. Non-eligible costs, as described in Item 9 at, can be funded by the British Council according the Item 7 of the call for proposals.

4. Applicants from the State of São Paulo must also send to FAPESP the following documents:

a. FAPESP Research Proposal form and Researcher’s Registration form

b. FAPESP Budget Worksheets

c. Copy of the Completed Online Application Form (item 4 of the call for proposals)

d. If the applicant is not the Pro-Rector of Post-Graduation and/or Research of the host institution, but his/hers representative, a document certifying such representation must be presented.

5. Contact Information

All questions related to these Guidelines must be directed to:

FAPESP: Prof. Marilda Bottesi, e-mail:


BC - E-mail: