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News and Events: Funding, Grants and Competitions

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Funding, Grants & Competitions

  • Helmut Veith Stipend

    Deadline: Monday 30 November 2020


    The VCLA invites applications for the Helmut Veith Stipend. The Helmut Veith Stipend is dedicated to the memory of an outstanding computer scientist who worked in the fields of logic in computer science, computer-aided verification, software engineering, and computer security. It is awarded annually to motivated female students in the field of computer science who pursue (or plan to pursue) one of the master's programs in Computer Science at TU Wien taught in English.

    For more information, see http://www.vcla.at/helmut-veith-stipend/ or contact .
  • The Royal Holland Society of Sciences and Humanities Young Talents Awards

    The Royal Holland Society of Sciences and Humanities (KHMW) is delighted that this year once again businesses, foundations, funds and societies are willing to make available the Holland Society Young Talent Awards.

    We kindly invite you to nominate using the form below one or two students who graduate in the academic year 2019/2020 for one of the Young Talent Graduation Awards. Nominations should be submitted digitally, including an electronic copy of the degree thesis.

  • Spanish UNILOG Logic Prize

    Deadline: Friday 30 October 2020

    UNILOG LOGIC PRIZE is an international initiative to award one prize per country to an original manuscript on logic. The spanish incarnation is open to all researchers who are (or have been in the last 10 years) affiliated with any university or research institution based in Spain, regardless of their position, nationality, gender or age. This includes not only professors and researchers from these institutions, but also current postgraduate students and doctors who presented their Ph. Dissertations less than 10 years ago.

    Participants are asked to submit an original manuscript written in English, between 15 and 30 pages, on any topic that can be considered to be related to logic (according to the standards of the international logic community).


    For more information, see http://www.uni-log.org/logic-prize-spain.
  • Bimal Krishna Matilal Logic Prize 2021

    Deadline: Thursday 1 October 2020

    Bimal Krishna Matilal (1935-1991) was at the same time an exponent of Indian logic and well conversant with modern/Western logical theories. He studied with Quine in the early 1960s and from 1977 to 1991 he was the Spalding Professor of Eastern Religion and Ethics at University of Oxford. He was the founder editor of the Journal of Indian Philosophy.

    The Bimal Krishna Matilal Prize in Logic is awarded once every three years. The prize besides being honorific, supports the participation (housing + registration fee) of the winner in the World Congress of Universal Logic (UNILOG'2021 in Crete, Greece) and the publication of the paper in the journal Logica Universalis, Birkhauser.

    Submissions are invited for the Bimal Krishna Matilal Logic Prize 2021. Submissions should be unpublished papers, 10 to 30 pages in length, in any area of logic, written in English only. The contender only needs to live in India and be affiliated with a University (or other educational institution) in India. There is no restriction of position, age, gender, or nationality.

    For more information, see http://www.uni-log.org/logic-prize-india.
  • Nederlandse Prijs voor ICT-onderzoek

    Deadline: Sunday 15 November 2020

    [In Dutch only]

    Deze jaarlijkse prijs is bestemd voor een wetenschappelijk onderzoeker, met een wetenschappelijke leeftijd[1] van maximaal vijftien jaar, die vernieuwend onderzoek op zijn/haar naam heeft staan of die verantwoordelijk is voor een wetenschappelijke doorbraak in de ICT, en is bedoeld als eerbetoon aan zijn/haar persoon en als promotie van het vakgebied ICT. De inschrijving voor de editie 2021 van de prijs is geopend.