News and Events: Funding, Grants and Competitions

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Funding, Grants & Competitions

  • KNAW Conference Grants Fund

    The Conference Grants Fund assists the organisers of international scientific/scholarly conferences in the Netherlands.

    Closing dates for applications are:

    • 1 May (for conferences that take place after 1 August)
    • 1 November (for conferences that take place after 1 February the following year)
    For more information, see knaw.nl/en/awards/funding/conference-grants-fund or contact Rachel Basaur at .
  • UvA FGw Cutting Edge Research Fund

    Deadline: Sunday 31 December 2017

    As of July 2017, the UvA FGw Cutting Edge Research Fund has been reopened. Applications can be submitted continuously until no later than 31 December 2017.

    The UvA Faculty of Humanities offers the funding scheme 'Cutting Edge Research Fund' that fosters international collaboration aimed at innovative, cutting edge research. Applications are invited for two types of grants: 1. Network Grants and 2. Research Fellowships.

    For more information, see aihr.uva.nl/content/news/2017/07/cutting-edge-research-fund.html or contact Brigit van der Pas at .
  • NWO Veni

    Deadline: Wednesday 10 January 2018

    Veni is part of the Incentives Scheme. It allows researchers who have recently obtained their PhD to conduct independent research and develop their ideas for a period of three years.

  • UvA FGw Cutting Edge Research Fund

    Deadline: Sunday 31 December 2017

    The UvA FGw Cutting Edge Research Fund is intended to support research staff in initiating or further developing international networking activities, with the aim of increasing research collaborations with foreign partners that can lead to International funding by a consortium (e.g., Horizon 2020: Marie Curie RISE, Marie Curie ITN, Societal Challenges; Creative Europe; COST).

    NB. this funding scheme is not intended to support the preparation of ERC Starting/Consolidate/Advanced grant proposals.

    For more information, see aihr.uva.nl/content/news/2017/07/cutting-edge-research-fund.html or contact Brigit van der Pas at .
  • ABC Project Grant

    Deadline: Monday 15 January 2018

    In 2018 Amsterdam, Brain & Cognition (ABC) introduces an additional ABC Project Grant aiming to stimulate more interdisciplinary research cooperation between humanities and other sciences. Next to the two existing project grants, an additional (third) project will be awarded that consists of collaboration with the Faculty of Humanities.

  • KNAW Visiting Professors Programme

    Deadline: Wednesday 1 November 2017

    The Visiting Professors Programme enables outstanding foreign researchers to spend time working in the Netherlands. The programme acts as an incentive for Dutch science and scholarship.


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