ERC Projects in Mathematics
International Calls
01/08/2018 17:20

ERC Projects in Mathematics

Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation of Georgia disseminates information about European Research Council(ERC ) supported projects in the field of mathematical sciences. ERC has recently published brochure,, Mathematics Spotlight on ERC Projects ”.   As part of Europe’s Framework Programme for Research and Development,, HORIZON 2020”, ERC supports many fields of science including mathematics and the aim of this publication is to underline mathematics role in developing other discipline and more importantly in countries economy. To date, the European Research Council (ERC) has supported 377 projects in mathematics, representing more than EUR 600 million of investment in this research area. For the brochure and other additional information, please visit Era Portal Austria Webpage
01/08/2018 17:18

Changes in HORIZON 2020

Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation of Georgia disseminates information about the European Council published the attest update in Europe’s Framework Programme for Research and Development,, HORIZON 2020”. All Horizon 2020 work programme sections have been updated. For further details and download of all documents, please go to the  Participant Portal. A list of new topics can be found on  KOWI website .
27/07/2018 14:33

Innovative Medicines Initiative Funding Opportunities

Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation of Georgia disseminates information about The Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) which now launched its 15th and 16th Calls for proposals under IMI2. The Calls give researchers from diverse sectors the opportunity to participate in ambitious public-private partnerships that will pave the way for the development of the medicines of the future. innovative medicines initiative is a partner organization of European Union and their joint budget - 3.27 billion Euro (Between 2014 – 2020) is focused on funding innovative researches for medicines future development. Participants must send short proposals for taking part and the deadline is 24 October 2018. For Registration links, call conditions and other additional information (webinars and instructions) please see the attached file.
26/07/2018 11:46

UNESCO ICT in Education Prize call for nominations opens

Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation of Georgia disseminates information about the UNESCO King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa Prize for the Use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) in Education . Funded by the Kingdom of Bahrain, this year’s Prize will recognize projects and programmes that leverage innovative technologies to ensure education for excluded vulnerable groups. This year the Prize will highlight projects that use integrated solutions that blend commonly used technology with frontier ICT applications, such as breakthrough technology to overcome infrastructure barriers; solutions to reduce the cost of access; online learning innovations; intelligent learning management systems; machine translation; big data; and imagery technology. Two awards will be granted, and each recipient will receive a monetary award of US$ 25,000 during the Award Ceremony at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris. Individuals, institutions and non-governmental organizations are invited to approach the National Commissions for UNESCO of their countries or NGOs in official partnerships with UNESCO and complete the online submission form . Further details about the call can be accessed via the link.  Deadline for submitting the candidates at the Minsitry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport is October 19, 2018.
24/07/2018 15:18

MASHAV Professional Courses

Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation Disseminates information about Professional courses which are offered annually in Israel in conjunction with professional and academic institutes. ​​ ,,Mashav” is Israel’s Agency for International Development Cooperation and annually, it provides professional courses in English, Russian, French and Spanish Languages. For Application forms, list of the curses and other additional information, please visit Israel’s Agency for International Development Cooperation - ,,Mashav” Website .  
23/07/2018 15:27

ERC Advanced Grant Call 2018

Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation of Georgia disseminates information about European Research Council(ERC) Advanced Grant call 2018 as part of HORIZON 2020. The call 2018 is open from July 17 and the deadline is 30 August 2018 .   The call will be open to established, leading researchers of any nationality and from any field of research, with a track-record of significant research achievements in the last 10 years. Legally the host institutions must be based in one of the EU member states or one of the associated countries, including Georgia. Advanced Grants are designed to support excellent Principal Investigators at the career stage at which they are already established research leaders with a recognized track record of research achievements. Advanced Grants may be awarded up to a maximum of  EUR 2 500 000  for a period of  5 years For detailed information about the call, please visit the Horizon 2020  Participants Portal. Additional information about the Grant Call 2018 is available on the ERC webpage .
19/07/2018 14:06


Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation of Georgia disseminates information about the European Commission Prize in contest, which aims the solution for launching light satellites into Low-Earth Orbit (LEO). This contest runs under Horizon 2020, the EU's Research and Innovation Framework Programme and Prize value is 10 million Euro . The solution will enhance on European access to space and associated technological non-dependence and thereby will provide strategic and competitive advantages for European companies, SMEs, universities and research organizations. Small satellites are well-suited for most kinds of institutional and commercial use: wireless communications networks, Internet services, broader connectivity, scientific observation, data gathering, Earth imaging and positioning. The contest is open to all legal entities (i.e. natural or legal persons, including international organizations) or groups of legal entities established in an EU Member State or in a country associated to Horizon 2020. Contest opens on 12 June 2018 and the deadline is considered to be 1 June of 2021. Rules of contest and other additional information are available on the European Commission webpage .
09/07/2018 10:51

Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation of Georgia disseminates information regarding H2020 European Health Brokerage Event – Oslo 2018

Health NCP Net 2.0 together with the Research Council of Norway will organize an international brokerage event on Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 1 “Health, Demographic Change and Wellbeing” calls in Oslo, on 3&4 September 2018. This international brokerage event will help you to build your consortium for 2019 updated calls of the 2018-2020 Health work programme, which will be open until April 2019. Why participate? Get all information needed on the upcoming Horizon 2020 calls in the « Health, Demographic change and Wellbeing » work programme; Present your innovative project idea, or your competence, to an international audience and discover other participants’ solutions and technologies; Meet potential partners from Europe and beyond and start building your consortium. Any applicant eligible to Horizon 2020 calls: Companies, universities, research and technology organizations, public sector, NGOs and patients associations… Participation to the brokerage event is free of charge. The registration web-site is available.
20/06/2018 11:48

Grants for Networking in Brokerage Events or Preparatory meetings – 3rd call

Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation of Georgia disseminates information about the call for “Grants for Networking” under the multilateral project “ EaP PLUS ” funded by the EU framework programme for Research and Innovation “Horizon 2020”. The grants for networking financially support the participation of local researchers from Eastern Partnership countries in Brokerage Events related to Horizon2020 and Preparatory Meetings for the development of H2020 project proposals. The aim of the Grant scheme is to extend scientific networks between EU Member States/non-EaP Associated Countries and EaP countries as well to increase the number of EaP participants in submitted H2020 project proposals. The 3 rd round of the scheme continues to give special priority to applications concerning SPIRE calls which are explicitly encouraging participation from EaP countries. In this scheme particular attention will be given to applications related to preparation of proposals addressing the SPIRE which are explicitly encouraging the participation of EaP partners into the proposals. For SPIRE calls see page 62 in the document: The scheme will financially support the EaP researchers from : Research entities e.g. research institutions/organizations, higher education institutions etc, SMEs and Industry, Local authorities, Civil Society. Guidelines for Applicants Guidelines for application Application form for brokerage event Application form for preparatory meeting Letter of intent for preparatory meeting Follow up report for brokerage event F ollow up report for preparatory meeting Important dates Final deadline for submissions: 15 October 2018 unless the available budget is consumed earlier. Candidates can apply for one event scheduled between July 2018 and 31 December 2018. The application form needs to be sent minimum one month before the selected event .  It’s important to note that applicants who have already received grants in IncoNet EaP, BILAT-UKR*AINA, Black Sea projects can be excluded during the selection process. The same applies for applicants that participated in the (previous) 2 nd round for Grants from the EaP PLUS project or are resubmitting applications under the present 3 rd round. Applications are submitted to the to the Local Partner by e-mail.   For further information you can address to the local coordinators of the project at the SRNSFG : Mariam Keburia: Tamta Shkubuliani: Giorgi Tsotsoria:   For general enquiries, you can also contact International Expert at the Regional Centre for Information and Scientific Development, RCISD, Ms Margit Dávid, E-mail: Please, find the list of the events in frames of the Horizon 2020 via the link. For further details about the grant scheme, please see the guidelines for applicants.
20/06/2018 09:30

Joint Research Center (JRC) - annual report 2017

Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation of Georgia disseminates information about Joint research center’s annual report 2017.   Joint Research Centre a provider of world class regulatory science, is seeking to understand and explain, the drivers that influence policy decisions and political discourse, in order to optimize the way scientific evidence is used in policy-making. Report on the activities, accomplishments and resources related to the JRC’ s work carried out in 2017. An overview is given of the scientific achievements and activities as well as of corporate initiatives.    Report also provides information about implementing JRC strategy 2030, new policy of migration, collaborating with international partner and etc. Further information is available on European Commission webpage