Research Grant

Objective

The research grant supports young and/or established researchers with an individual research expense grant.

Features

  • Period: variable
  • Research and/or equipment expenses: minimum €2,500 - maximum €40,000
  • Deadline: 1 April 2017
  • Announcement of results: 22 November 2017
  • Start of fellowship: 1 January 2018
  • Success rate 2016: 16,53%

Profile and conditions

  • You are a researcher having acquired a certain amount of continuity in your career up to and including the level of Professor in the rank of Senior Lecturer
  • You are affiliated to a university in the Flemish Community. Or to the Evangelical Protestant Faculty in Leuven, the Faculty for Protestant Theology in Brussels, or to a Flemish or federal institute for scientific research.
  • You are an independent postdoctoral researcher from the Flemish Community under the direction and responsibility of a Flemish university.
  • You agree with the Research Integrity Clause

Procedure

  • The head of the research unit writes a recommendation letter.
  • Your application is submitted to the FWO Expertpanels.
  • The Expertpanels report to the Board of Trustees.
  • The Board of Trustees decides on your appointment.
  • More information

Regulations and downloads

The following forms can be found on the e-loket:

  • Activity report