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"CORE Selection Procedure is transparent, fair, unbiased and impartial"

"CORE Selection Procedure is transparent, fair, unbiased and impartial"

date of publication : Friday 05 February 2016
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Preliminary Announcement of M-ERA.NET Call 2016

Preliminary Announcement of M-ERA.NET Call 2016
The FNR is pleased to inform you that the M-ERA.NET Call 2016 will be launched in mid-March 2016!

date of publication : Friday 05 February 2016
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FNR Info Day: FNR, CNPD & Chris L. S. Coryn presentations available for download!

FNR Info Day: FNR, CNPD & Chris L. S. Coryn presentations available for download!
The FNR this week hosted the FNR Info Day 2016, where attendees had the opportunity to find out about the FNR’s funding instruments and activities; an evaluation of the CORE selection procedure; as well as what researchers need to be aware of in the area of data protection. The FNR and CNPD presentations are now available for download.

date of publication : Friday 29 January 2016
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NORFACE – DIAL programme: Update of eligible countries for the current call

NORFACE – DIAL programme: Update of eligible countries for the current call
In addition to the already confirmed NORFACE network partners, both ANR (France) and CAS (Czech Republic) have agreed to support the NORFACE Dynamics of Inequality Across the Life-course: structures and processes (DIAL) programme. Pre-proposal deadline for this call is 30 March 2016

date of publication : Friday 29 January 2016
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EUROSTARS webinar

EUROSTARS webinar
Ahead of the next cut-off deadline for Eurostars funding applications on 18 February 2016 at 20:00 CET, a webinar will be organised on 29 January 2016 to provide straightforward and comprehensive information to future participants.

date of publication : Thursday 21 January 2016
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SciTeach Center: FNR signs agreement to support natural sciences education in primary schools

SciTeach Center: FNR signs agreement to support natural sciences education in primary schools
On Thursday, 21 January 2016, the FNR and partners in the area of research and education signed a cooperation agreement to support the natural sciences education of primary school teachers in Luxembourg, in the form of a ‘SciTeach Center’. The overall aim of the project is to increase the status of natural sciences across primary schools in Luxembourg.

date of publication : Thursday 21 January 2016
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FNR participation in ERA-net NORFACE

FNR participation in ERA-net NORFACE
As of mid-January, the FNR has decided to join the ERA-net NORFACE (New Opportunities for Research Funding Agency Cooperation in Europe) network as observer. Hence, the FNR allocates funding for the DIAL call for Luxembourg based researchers to participate as co-partners in a NORFACE proposal.

date of publication : Thursday 21 January 2016
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New Call for the FNR Annual Awards

New Call for the FNR Annual Awards
The FNR is pleased to announce the launch of the annual Call for Proposals for its FNR Awards 2016. The submission deadline for proposals is 14:00 (CET) on Tuesday, 15 March 2016.

date of publication : Thursday 21 January 2016
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Promoting Science to the Public (PSP): Launch of Call 2016-1

Promoting Science to the Public (PSP): Launch of Call 2016-1
The FNR is pleased to announce the PSP Call for Proposals 2016-1. Deadline for submission of proposals is 1 March 2016.

date of publication : Friday 15 January 2016
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The first newsletter of the National Centre of Excellence in Research on Parkinson’s Disease is out!

The first newsletter of the National Centre of Excellence in Research on Parkinson’s Disease is out!
This is the first of a bi-annual newsletter created by the NCER-PD consortium to regularly brief all interested parties about the progress of the programme. Amongst other information, it contains an update from the large clinical cohort study, which forms the centre piece of the NCER-PD programme.

date of publication : Wednesday 06 January 2016
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