News and Events: Funding, Grants and Competitions

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Funding, Grants & Competitions

  • (New) Call for proposals HPC in a cloud 2020

    Deadline: Sunday 31 January 2021

    All UvA researchers are invited to submit proposals to the HPCN Fund. Proposals may be submitted between 1 January 2021 and 31 January 2021. Responses to proposals will be given shortly after closure.

  • Call for Nominations: 2021 Alonzo Church Award for Outstanding Contributions to Logic & Computation

    Deadline: Monday 1 March 2021

    An annual award, called the Alonzo Church Award for Outstanding Contributions to Logic and Computation, was established in 2015. The award is for an outstanding contribution represented by a paper or by a small group of papers published within the past 25 years. This time span allows the lasting impact and depth of the contribution to have been established. The award can be given to an individual, or to a group of individuals who have collaborated on the research.

    Nominations for the 2021 award are now being solicited. The contribution must have appeared in a paper or papers published within the past 25 years. Thus, for the 2021 award, the cut-off date is January 1, 1996. In addition, the contribution must not yet have received recognition via a major award, such as the Turing Award, the Kanellakis Award, or the Goedel Prize. While the contribution can consist of conference or journal papers, journal papers will be given a preference. Self- nominations are excluded. The 2021 award will be presented at the ACM SIGLOG/IEEE Symposium on Logic in Computer Science, LICS 2021, which is scheduled to take place in Rome in June/ July 2021.

  • NWO Demand-Driven Partnerships for Consortia

    Deadline: Tuesday 16 March 2021

    Within Demand-Driven Partnerships for Consortia NWO provides an opportunity for new or existing consortia to organise, develop and grow to a size from which societal (including economic) impact may be expected. The development of a coherent project proposal requires close cooperation within the consortium and the central knowledge and development question fits within one or more Knowledge and Innovation Agendas (KIAs).

  • NWO Veni

    Deadline: Thursday 20 May 2021

    NWO Talent Programme Veni is a grant for researchers who have recently obtained their PhD.

    The deadline for submitting the compulsory pre-proposal within SSH is 7 January 2021.The deadline for submitting the full proposal for all domains is 20 May 2021.

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    NWO Vici

    Deadline: Wednesday 25 August 2021

    NWO Vici is for senior researchers who have demonstrated an ability to develop their own line of research.

    The deadline for pre-registration is 25 March 2021.

  • NWO Data and Intelligence

    Deadline: Thursday 26 August 2021

    Within the KIC 2020-2023, budget will be made available for research on innovations for data and intelligence, in the context of the Knowledge and Innovation Agenda (KIA) Security. Interdisciplinary consortia including research institutes and public and private organisations, can submit proposals with a total budget of at least 750,000 and at most 3,000,000 euros.

    The deadline for submitting pre-proposals is 22 April 2021, before 14:00 hours CEST.The deadline for submitting full proposals is 26 August 2021, before 14:00 hours CEST.