UGent: Concerted Research Actions (GOA) – BOF

GOAs are ambitious projects with a highly concertated nature in which each promoter provides expertise that is essential for the realization of the proposal. This call is specifically intended for ZAP with considerable experience in leading a research team and supervising PhD’s, if desired in combination with promising postdoctoral researchers with great potential.

BUDGET: min. of € 150.000 per year for 4 to 6 years
DEADLINE: 17 Dec, 2019
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UZ Gent: Type II projects

Clinical staff of the Ghent University Hospital who are involved in patient care in the broadest sense, and who want to develop groundbreaking, state-of-the-art diagnostic, therapeutic or digital processes, can submit an application for type II project financing from the Fund for Innovation and Clinical Research.

BUDGET: up to € 100.000 per year for 4 years or impulse financing of max. € 70.000
DEADLINE: 16 Dec, 2019
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FWO: Postdoctoral fellowships

The junior/senior postdoctoral fellowships are intended to support researchers who have only recently completed their PhD, in developing an independent, international research career.

SALARY: € 4.134,97 – € 6.446,01 for 3 years
DEADLINE: 2 Dec, 2019
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UGent: Interuniversity BOF projects (iBOF)

All Flemish universities jointly launch a brand new iBOF-programme, which cofunds interuniversity projects. Within the iBOF programme,  excellent, frontier or blue sky research will be funded, in a collaboration (consortium) of at least 3 promoters at at least 2 Flemish universities.

BUDGET: up to € 3.000.000 per consortium for 4 years, or € 400.000 – € 800.000 per promotor
DEADLINE Declaration of Intent: 5 Dec, 2019
DEADLINE full proposal: 31 May, 2020
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ERC: Synergy grants

ERC Synergy Grants are intended to enable 2-4 Principal Investigators and their teams to bring together complementary skills, knowledge, and resources in new ways, in order to jointly address ambitious research problems.

BUDGET: up to € 10 million for 6 years
DEADLINE: 5 Nov, 2019
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ERC: Starting grants

Are you a talented early-career scientist who has already produced excellent supervised work, is ready to work independently and shows potential to be a research leader? The ERC Starting Grant could be for you.

BUDGET: up to € 1.5 million for 5 years
DEADLINE: 16 Oct, 2019
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