Support as a company

The awarding of scientific prizes, sponsored by private companies or non-profit organisations, creates close ties between the business world and the research community.  With these prizes the FWO rewards outstanding fundamental scientific research. But these prizes also have an important signal function: they highlight the societal relevance of scientific research.


You can support the basic scientific research in different ways. Via a scientific prize, a research grant or a grant for a young researcher.

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3 companies with a passion for research testify about their cooperation with the FWO.

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More information

The brochure FWO Wetenschappelijk mecenaat: Een brug tussen de bedrijfs- en onderzoekswereld (in Dutch) gives you an overview of the possibilities to support scientific research as a company.

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