The deadline to submit proposals for the 2017 PEARL Call for proposals had been moved from Tuesday, 18 October to Tuesday, 22 November.
With the PEARL programme, the FNR offers Luxembourg research institutions attractive funding to enable them to draw established and internationally recognised researchers from abroad to Luxembourg.
Through the recruitment of outstanding scientists in strategically important areas, the FNR aims to accelerate the development and strengthening of Luxembourg’s national research priorities.
2017 Call specifics
- Clarification on the level of the Strageic Merit Asessment (SMA) criteria
- Requirement for gender equality in proposal submissions
- Earmarking of one PEARL grant for a joint position between Luxembourg research institutions