Research Funding Opportunities

October 14, 2015 — Horizon 2020: new opportunities for EU funded collaborative research between Africa and Europe

On 14 October 2015, European Commission published the next Horizon 2020 calls for proposals for 2016 and 2017. The calls amount to a total of €16 billion. Horizon 2020 is a programme of the European Union (EU) for support to research that began in 2014 with a budget of €77 billion over 7...

October 8, 2015 — Re energizing International Cooperation: Renewable Energy Research with Third Countries seminar 19th November in Helsinki

CLIC Innovation (Finnish Bioeconomy and Cleantech Cluster) and FinCEAL Plus are organizing a joint 1-day seminar on international cooperation in Renewable Energy research, focusing especially on research collaboration with Third Countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America and the Caribbean region....

September 23, 2015 — Call for Experts: Info day on R&I opportunities in Latin America, Caribbean & Europe, Brussels, 24 November 2015

FinCEAL Plus Targeted Travel Grants available for the Joint information day on R&I opportunities in Latin America, Caribbean & Europe organized in Brussels, 24 November 2015. Deadline for applications is 9th October.

September 14, 2015 — UniPID Seminar Grants are open for applications

UniPID launches a Call for Proposals to support the organization of a seminar on global development issues. The grants, worth up to 2000 euros, will be awarded to a UniPID member university¹, which is organizing or co-organizing a seminar to be held in 2016.

September 11, 2015 — FinCEAL Plus Event Grant Call is open

FinCEAL Plus has launched a Call for Event Grants with the purpose of supporting the organization of workshops, seminars, conferences or other types of events related to science, technology and/or innovation cooperation with Africa, Asia or the LAC region and Europe. In this Call, FinCEAL Plus...

August 17, 2015 — Call for experts for participation in the SAIREC2015: Reenergizing Africa, 4 to 7 October, Cape Town

FinCEAL Plus is looking for an expert based in a Finnish university interested in attending the SAIREC 2015: Re-energizing Africa, October 4.-7. 2015, Cape Town, South Africa.

August 13, 2015 — Call for Experts for the LAC Bioeconomy workshop, 7&8 October 2015, Santiago de Chile

FinCEAL Plus is looking for an expert based in a Finnish university interested in attending the "LATIN AMERICAN & CARIBBEAN BIOECONOMY: Opportunities for agriculture and agroindustry in a bioeconomy-based economy” held at ECLAC, Santiago de Chile, on 7 - 8 October, 2015.

August 12, 2015 — Call for Experts to attend the ICT 2015 Innovate, Connect, Transform event in Portugal 20 to 22 October

FinCEAL Plus is looking for experts in Finnish institutions interested in attending the "ICT 2015 Innovate, Connect, Transform" event on 20-22 October 2015, in Lisbon, Portugal. This event is organized by the European Commission, together with the Fundação para a Ciência e a...

August 11, 2015 — FinCEAL Plus Call for Travel Grants for PhD students focusing on the LAC region

FinCEAL Plus launches a Rolling Call for Open Travel Grants for PhD students focusing on the LAC region.