Calls & Grants

International mobility with China and Romania

Submitted by Insmi on Wed, 01/09/2019 - 16:48

Campus France agency for international mobility offers two programs in all scientific disciplines:

  • The Brancusi program with Romania aims at developping scientific and technological exchanges between France and Romania, notably new cooperations and collaborations including young researchers.

Funding is granted for two consecutive years and should be dedicated to mobility itself (subsistence allowances for Romanian researches; travel expenses of the French team).

Application deadline: February 7th, 2019

French-Canadian student mobility

Submitted by Insmi on Tue, 11/20/2018 - 10:39

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS) has just announced, in collaboration with MITACS, a new student mobility program, supporting Canadian undergrads, grad students and postdocs in undertaking medium term (3-6 month) research projects in France; and French undergrads and grad students in undertaking medium term (3-6 month) research projects in Canada.

More details can be found here

News from the CIMPA

Submitted by Insmi on Tue, 09/18/2018 - 10:56

The Centre International de Mathématiques Pures et Appliquées (CIMPA) develops three main programs within the geographic areas of its activities: Africa, Central and South America, Asia. They are the CIMPA Research Schools, the Support for Training in Research program and the Short-Term Thematic funding program.

- 21 CIMPA Research Schools will be held in 2019. Check the list here and click on "list" for details and registration.

Danish-French programme for scientific collaboration

Submitted by Insmi on Mon, 09/10/2018 - 14:41

The French Institute for Danemark launches its programme for scientific collaborations for 2019.

It aims at promoting the development of new scientific collaborations between universities and research organisations in both countries and at fostering Danish-French applications to Horizon 2020 framework programme.

Priority will be given to projects dealing with:

The French Embassy to the Russian Federation's Metchnikov program

Submitted by Insmi on Mon, 07/16/2018 - 10:23

The French Embassy to the Russian Federation awards fellowships to Russian researchers of any scientific discipline to develop and support research collaborations with French research teams within a higher education or research organisation or a enterprise.

Duration: 1 to 3 months.

Application deadline: September 13th, 2018.

More information on the Metchnikov program

Franco-Japanese calls for proposals

Submitted by Insmi on Sat, 06/16/2018 - 17:07

Le CNRS et the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) launch two calls aiming at promoting cooperations and scientific events between French and Japanese laboratories, in all scientific domains.

  • the first one encourages researchers mobility: within a 2-year research project.
  • the second one, named « CNRS-JSPS joint seminars », enables French and Japanese researchers to organise a scientific event of up to 8 days, either in France, or in Japan.

Application deadline: September 4th 2018

Breakthrough Junior Challenge

Submitted by Insmi on Thu, 06/07/2018 - 15:35

Breakthrough Prize sponsors an annual global competition for high school science and math students to inspire creative thinking about fundamental concepts in the natural sciences and mathematics.

Each student submits a video that explains a challenging and important concept or theory in mathematics, life sciences, or physics. The winner receives a $250,000 college scholarship. The winning student's teacher and school also benefit: $50,000 for the teacher and a state-of-the-art $100,000 science lab for the school.

CIRM is developing its scientific and hotel reception capacities!

Submitted by Insmi on Fri, 06/01/2018 - 15:22

cirm The foundation stone laying ceremony of the new building of the Centre international de rencontres mathématiques (Cirm) in Luminy-Marseille was held on May 17th, 2018. The expansion and renovation works will enable the CIRM to welcome & accomodate 70 more researchers from all around the world - i.e.