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Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation of Georgia

For Science, for Future, for Georgia

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SRNSFG announces 2018 Call for supporting Georgian Scientists’ participation in the EU framework programme for Research and Innovation “Horizon 2020”

Title of the call: Call for supporting Georgian Scientists’ participation in the EU framework programme for Research and Innovation “Horizon 2020”

Call Abbreviation: H2020 PG

Call Coordinators:     Mariam Keburia

                                  Tamta Shkubuliani

                                   Nino Bitsadze

                                   Megi Kartsivadze

Contact information: H2020@rustaveli.org.ge

Aim of the Call:

a) supporting Georgian Science Internationalization and Georgian scientists’ participation in the EU framework programme for Research and Innovation “Horizon 2020”;

b) supporting Georgian scientists’ participation in the high quality international scientific projects, events and international consortia building;

c) supporting enhancement of the international scientific project proposal writing opportunities for Georgian scientists.

The call includes three sub-directions (lots):

I - Preparatory grant for Georgian scientists’ participation in the EU framework programme for Research and Innovation “Horizon 2020” (Project maximum budget: 25 000 GEL);

II – Grant for organizing a large-scale brokerage event (Project maximum budget: 60 000 GEL);

III - Mobility grant for Georgian scientists’ participation in a large-scale brokerage event abroad (Project Maximum budget: 2000 EUR equivalent in GEL).

Project proposal type: Institutional/individual

Call administration calendar:

  1. 15 March, 2018 - Call announcement;
  2. 12 April, 20 April, 2018 - Group consultations;
  3. 25 April, 2018 – deadline for sending the questions electronically;
  4. 11 April – 30 April, 16:00 – dates for electronic registration in the Grants Management Unified System (GMUS);
  5. 3 May, 16:00 – deadline for providing the application document at the SRNSFG office;
  6. May-June, 2018 – technical expertise of the submitted projects;
  7. May - June, 2018 – evaluation of the submitted projects;
  8. June, 2018 – publishing the results;
  9. June, 2018 – signing the grant agreement.

Call Regulatory documentation:

Useful annexes and material:

I lot –Preparatory grant

II lot- Grant for organizing the brokerage event

  • Cover page (Annex 10);
  • Project proposal (Annex 11) GEO/ENG;
  • Letter of commitment of the foreigner key researcher (Annex 12);
  • Project implementation timeframe (Annex 13) GEO/ENG;
  • Project budget (Annex 14) GEO/ENG;
  • Letter of co-funding (if applicable) (Annex 15) GEO/ENG;
  • Application document ((to provide at SRNSFG), sample (Annex 16);
  • CV, sample (Annex 9)

III lot- Mobility Grant 

  • Cover Page (Annex 17)
  • Project Proposal (Annex 18) GEO/ENG;
  • Project timeframe (Annex 19) GEO/ENG;
  • Project budget (Annex 20) GEO/ENG;
  • Letter of Co-funding (If Applicable) (Annex 21) GEO/ENG;
  • Aplication document sample (to provide at SRNSFG), sample (Annex 22);
  • CV of the key personnel, sample (Annex 9).

Links to the Grants Management Unified System (will open on April 11, 2018)

Instruction of the electronic registration (link).

Important:

  • Please read Minister’s Decree, SRNSFG Director General’s decree, call Terms and conditions and other annexes carefully;
  • Provided samples are filled in the Grants Management unified System (GMUS) during electronic registration;
  • Only group consultations will be held;
  • Deadline for sending the questions electronically - 25/04/2018 at the e-mail address: h2020@rustavelil.org.ge

 

Good Luck!