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Opening of the call Credits and Projects 2021

The call Credits & Projects which concerns the instruments CDR, PDR, EQP and MIS is open on e-space this 18/05/2021 and will close on 08/07/2021.

The documents useful for the preparation of your 2021 proposal are available below and a brief description of these instruments is also available here

Rules and regulations of the instruments

Opening of the call Large Equipment

The call is open on e-space this 18/05/2021 and will close on 02/07/2021. 

The documents useful for the preparation of your 2021 proposal are available below and a brief description of these instruments is also available here.

  • Mini-guide Call 2021 EN
  • Regulations EN

Scientific Awards AstraZeneca Foundation - Call 2021 is now open

The FNRS and the FWO will grant in 2021 the Scientific Awards AstraZeneca Foundation which reward established investigators in 3 different topics in Life & Health Sciences.

One Award will be attributed in each of the following topics:

  • Gene editing as a therapeutic approach.
  • Understanding the heterogeneity of the human immune response to infectious agents.
  • New strategies in regenerative medicine.

Amount : 25.000 €/Award. Half of the amount is allocated personally to the laureate, the other half is allocated to the laureate's laboratory.

More info...

Call for applications IBM Innovation Award

Deadline : 1.07.2021  

Periodicity : annuel  

Theme : Thèse de doctorat apportant une contribution originale aux Sciences de l'Informatique ou à ses applications, dans l’un des domaines suivants : Artificial Intelligence, Social Media, Analytics & Big Data, Mobile Computing, Cyber Security, Cloud Computing.
Nominees : (2 Prix): Belgique - Thèse de doctorat - un par communauté linguistique
Award : 5.000 €  

Documents : Regulations - Form - Laureates - Award document

Baillet Latour Biomedical Award Call: "Infection and Immunity"

On the initiative of the Baillet Latour Fund, the prestigious Baillet Latour Biomedical Award will be awarded in 2022 to independent investigators of any nationality in the early phase of their career to conduct biomedical research in Belgium and to consolidate their independent research team and program.

  • Amount: 1.000.000 € over 5 years.
  • The research project must be conducted in Belgium and pertain to basic, translational or clinical biomedical research.
  • Eligible expenses encompass personnel costs (excluding the salary of the PI), running costs and equipment. Overhead costs are not eligible. 
  • Applicants must hold a PhD degree awarded no more than 12 years prior to the deadline for applications i.e. June 30th 2009 (possibly extended in case of eligible career breaks).
  • Applicants must be affiliated to a Belgian University, a Belgian University Hospital or an eligible Belgian Research Institute (see regulations).
  • Applicants must be affiliated to their Institution until June 30th, 2027.​​

Applications, written in English, must be submitted via the online application system available on www.blba.be by June 30th, 2021 at the latest

A PDF version of the application form is available here. This document only aims at providing an overview of the different sections. It should not be used to submit an application. 

The complete regulations of the Baillet Latour Biomedical Award 2022 are available here


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