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🏆 CONGRATULATIONS! The "Gagna A. & Ch. Van Heck Prize for Incurable Diseases" has just been awarded to Professor Guillaume CANAUD

This Prize of 75,000 €, is a triennial and international Prize, intended to reward a researcher or doctor whose work will have contributed to the cure of a disease still incurable to date, or whose research leads to the hope of a close cure.
👨🔬 The 2021 Prize was awarded to Prof. Guillaume CANAUD from Hôpital Necker-Enfants Malades, University of Paris for his contributions to the therapy of a spectrum of overgrowth syndromes characterized by the presence of genetic alterations in a gene called PIK3CA and grouped together under the acronym PROS (PIK3CA-related overgrowth syndrome).

FRFS-WELBIO 2019 – RENEWAL

The list of the projects funded is available ici


Call Télévie Grants Renouvellements 2021 - Results

Télévie The list of projects supported is available here.


📣 2021 Grants & Fellowships call results

The FNRS Board has just formalized the awards for the following grants and fellowships:
  • Aspirants - Aspirantes / Research Fellows
  • Aspirants - Aspirantes Renouvellement / Research Fellows Renewal
  • Bourses spéciales de Doctorat / Special Doctoral Grants
  • Candidats Spécialistes Doctorants - Candidates Spécialistes Doctorantes / Medical Doctor Applicants to an MSc and a Ph.D.
  • Candidats Spécialistes Doctorants - Candidates Spécialistes Doctorantes Renouvellement / Medical Doctor Applicants to an MSc and a Ph.D. Renewal
  • Candidats Spécialistes Doctorants - Candidates Spécialistes Doctorantes 2ème Renouvellement / Medical Doctor Applicants to an MSc and a Ph.D. 2nd Renewal
  • SpécialistesDoctorants - SpécialistesDoctorantes / Clinical Master Specialist Applicants to a Ph.D.
  • Spécialistes Doctorants – Spécialistes Doctorantes Renouvellement / Clinical Master Specialist Applicants to a Ph.D. Renewal
  • Vétérinaires Cliniciens-Chercheurs Doctorants - Vétérinaires Cliniciennes-Chercheuses Doctorantes / Veterinary MD. Ph.D. Students
  • Vétérinaires Cliniciens-Chercheurs Doctorants - Vétérinaires Cliniciennes-Chercheuses Doctorantes Renouvellement / Veterinary MD. Ph.D. Students Renewal
  • Chargés de recherches - Chargées de recherches (3 ans) / Postdoctoral Researchers 3 years
  • Spécialistes Postdoctorants – Spécialistes Postdoctorantes / Post-doctorate Clinical Master Specialists
  • Spécialistes Postdoctorants – Spécialistes Postdoctorantes Renouvellement / Post-doctorate Clinical Master Specialists Renewal
  • Spécialistes Postdoctorants – Spécialistes Postdoctorantes 2ème Renouvellement / Post-doctorate Clinical Master Specialists 2nd Renewal
  • Chercheurs cliniciens - Chercheuses cliniciennes / Clinical Researchers
  • Mandats d'Impulsion Scientifique – Mobilité Ulysse / Ulysse Incentive Grants for Mobility in Scientific Research
  • Mandats d'Impulsion Scientifique – Mobilité Ulysse Prolongation / Ulysse Incentive Grants for Mobility in Scientific Research Extension
  • Chercheurs qualifiés - Chercheuses qualifiées / Research Associates
  • Collaborateurs scientifiques - Collaboratrices scientifiques (1 an) / Scientific Collaborators (1 year)
  • Maîtres de recherches / Senior Research Associates
  • Directeurs de recherches - Directrices de recherches / Research Directors

Candidates selected by the F.R.S.-FNRS Board of Directors at its meeting of June 22, 2021. Amended version of June 29, 2021 including the names of the beneficiaries of a one-year Scientific Collaborator mandate.


The PDR-Thema Cardiovascular Diseases 2021 call is open

The FNRS opens the call for applications PDR-Thema 2021 which funds research projects in the field of cardiovascular diseases.

  • Funding of research projects with a duration of 3 years.
  • In the field of cardiovascular diseases in a very broad sense. The FNRS does not impose any additional thematic constraint and the jury will, if necessary, have to decide on the eligibility of a project whose subject seems to deviate from this framework.
  • All scientific approaches are eligible: molecular biology, public health, modeling, clinical and preclinical studies, medical engineering, etc.
  • The participation of co-sponsors is authorized, including outside the French Community of Belgium (FBC).
Eligible expenses and financial terms
  • Maximum 450.000 € per project.
  • There are three types of eligible expenses: personnel, operating and equipment.
    Equipment costs are authorized up to 30% of the total budget requested.
  • The use of subcontractors is allowed up to 20% of the total budget requested.
  • A budget can be requested for institutions outside the WMC up to 20% of the total budget requested. For these institutions, eligible costs are limited to personnel and operating costs.
Practical details

Applications must be submitted via the e-space platform before Friday, July 2, 2021 at 2:00 pm.

The rules of the call are available here.

The mini-guide of the call is available here


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


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