Step 4: Evaluation and decision
Meeting of FWO Expertpanels
The FWO Expertpanels meet twice a year in Brussels. The meetings for the evaluation of the FWO fellowships are organized in the spring (April-May) and the FWO research projects are evaluated in the autumn (September-October).
Decision of Board of Trustees
The final decision on the funding is always made by the Board of Trustees of the FWO. The exact procedure to be followed to endorse the proposals formulated by the various FWO Expert Panels can be read here.