Winning proposal NWA-ORC DARTBAC fighting AMR
The “Dutch Antimicrobial Resistance Technology development and Biofilm Assessment Consortium” (DARTBAC), led by dr. Chris Arts of the Maastricht University Medical Centre, will prepare the Netherlands for the time when antibiotics are much less effective in the prevention and eradication of infection due to AMR.
First NWO-call Key Technologies
After the change from top sectors to missions a so-called fifth theme of the mission-driven Dutch innovation policy has opened: the Key Enabling Technologies.
NWO Open Competition ENW – something for every need
The NWO domain ENW has recently restructured its Open Competition grant instrument. From now on the Open Competition provides an answer to many needs in the form of three different grant programs.
NWA vs KIC grants: what are the differences?
NWA and KIC: At first glance they look very similar, but appearances can be deceiving. There are important differences, differences that can determine which of the two best suits a specific idea, application or consortium.
Incentive Funds for Women in STEM
The proportion of wwomen working in the STEM disciplines at universities and colleges of higher education is low in the Netherlands. Moreover, the higher the position, the more the proportion of women decreases. With the Science and Technology incentive fund, the governement wants to reduce the outflow of qualified women.
Post-Horizon 2020 grant options
The last deadlines for Horizon 2020 will soon expire. The first calls for its successor programme, Horizon Europe, are planned to open in January next year. Luckily, there are more options for research funding that still continue to write out calls in the gap year.