Competition for basic research projects in association with the RFBR and the Japan Medical Research Foundation (JMRF)
The competition aims to enhance international cooperation in basic research and provide financial support for joint basic research projects of Russia and Japan.
The competition only allows basic research projects mutually agreed upon by the private individuals on part of Russia and Japan. The private individuals on part of Russia and Japan need to agree upon the content and title of research and submit it to the competition: Russian participants – to the RFBR, Japanese – to the JMRF.
The project title in English must be identical in the proposals of Russian and Japanese participants.
Competition themes (knowledge area (04) "Biology and Medical Sciences" of the RFBR classifier):
- Immunology and rheumatology
- Medical ecology
- Regenerative medicine and degenerative diseases.
Proposal submission deadline: 15.09.2016 (in electronic format via the KIAS system), 26.09.2016 in printed format to the RFBR
Proposal pendency deadline: First quarter of 2017
Project implementation period: 3 years (2017–2019)
Information for Japanese partners:
An identical proposal with an identical English title should be submitted to the Japanese Medical Research Foundation. For detailed information on proposal submission, requirements, and forms of competition documents, please contact the competition coordinator on part of Japan:
Japan Medical Research Foundation (JMRF).
- National University of Multimedia Education
- NARA Institute of Science and Technology
- University of Aizu
- Meiji University
Any other Japanese universities and scientific institutions are welcome to take part in the implementation of a joint project within the competition.
For detailed information on this and other competitions, please refer to the International Offices of SPbPU (Department of International Scientific and External Economic Relations): tel. 8 (812) 324-06-44; e-mail: email@example.com,firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
Competition for basic research projects in association with the RFBR and the Iran National Science Foundation
The competition aims to enhance international cooperation in basic research and provide financial support for joint basic research projects of Russia and Iran.
The competition only allows basic research projects mutually agreed upon by the private individuals on part of Russia and Iran. The private individuals on part of Russia and Iran need to agree upon the content and title of research and submit it to the competition: Russian participants – to the RFBR, Iranian – to the INSF.
The project title in English must be identical in the proposals of Russian and Iranian participants.
The competition for projects on the organization of international scientific seminars on molecular biology in Russia is held in association with the RFBR and the European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO).
Competition objective: organization of interaction between Russian and foreign scientists in the form of scientific seminars with the purpose of creating conditions for long-term cooperation in basic research in the field of molecular biology.
The competition supports projects on the organization of international scientific seminars held in the Russian Federation in 2017 and dealing with fundamental research in molecular biology.
One proposal is submitted to the RFBR, while an identical one should be submitted to the EMBO via the EMBO online system. For additional information on the EMBO requirements to proposals, rules of financing, and project completion reports, please visit the EMBO website.
Contact person at the EMBO: Anne-Marie Glynn, Programme Manager, tel.: + 49 6221 8891 104; e-mail:firstname.lastname@example.org
Project title must be identical in the proposals submitted to the RFBR and the EMBO and correspond to the title of the seminar.
Proposal submission: 01.06.2016 – 01.08.2016(printed copy – until 17.00 MSK 18.08.2016)
Announcement of results: Fourth quarter of 2016
Start: June 2, 2016
End: June 30, 2016
Submission deadline: May 26, 2016 – June 30, 2016
Program time frame: January 11, 2017 – December 31, 2019
Competition for projects aimed at research in the priority fields involving French research institutions and universities
The competition is held as part of the Partnership Program name after Hubert Curien – A. N. Kholmogorov in association with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development of the French Republic, and the Ministry of National Education, Higher Education and Scientific Research of the French Republic
- climate studies – terrestrial and marine environment (physical oceanography, marine biology, marine and terrestrial ecosystems, impact of climate change, adaptation of agriculture and forestry);
- medicine (infectious and neurodegenerative diseases, non-communicable chronic diseases);
- engineering sciences (catalysis, energy storage, energy systems efficiency, high-performance computing);
- photonics technologies; micro- and nanosystems engineering;
For additional information, please contact the
International Offices of SPbPU (Department of International Scientific and External Economic Relations):
195220, Saint-Petersburg, Grazhdansky pr., 28, Academic Building No 15, room 205, tel. 324-0644