Grants and Opportunities [fr]
Applications until 15th of July 2018
The AFRAN Association will fund initiatives or series of smaller, integrated initiatives (e.g. series of network building activities, one-off or series of collaborative research exhibitions or productions, symposia/workshops focussed on community development) designed to federate, build and scale up thematic communities around particular research and innovation areas within the perimeter of AFRAN and/or between France and Australia.
AFRAN will offer funding up to AUD 5,000 (five thousand Australian dollars) towards logistics and/or travel costs for selected initiatives.
This program only funds projects initiated by members of AFRAN.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION: 2 APRIL 2018, 10pm, AUSTRALIA EAST TIME
The French Embassy in Australia puts in place in 2018 a brand new set of research collaborative instruments under the umbrella of the PHC FASIC program. This program is meant as a catalyst and aims to support the launch and the critical early-stage development of bilateral research projects between France and Australia. It also aims to support the strategic scaling-up of science and technology collaborations.
In a nutshell, the FASIC will contribute to initiate or reinforce bilateral research collaborations, will enable scientists from France and Australian research institutions to meet and discuss future collaborative projects. This program is meant to support the establishment of joint research labs or scientific networks between France and Australia.
Submitted projects must be joint research projects involving at least a French and an Australian research partners.
Matching fund from the partnering Australian research institutions is requested and will stand as one of the eligibility criteria of the submitted projects.
The FASIC will be implemented along three different schemes:
• FASIC WORKSHOPS : For more information and to apply, click on this link
• FASIC PHD : For more information and to apply, click on this link
Applications until 1st of May 2018
Launch of the call SAAFE 2018, with AINSE, ANSTO, and the Embassy of France in Australia. The objective of the SAAFE program is to foster research collaborations between France and Australia in nuclear science and engineering in the field of human health, environment and nuclear fuel cycle.
The program will support early career researchers at PhD level to expand research and innovation activities and to initiate sustainable research networks and linkages to support Australia and France research and innovation.
More information, guidelines and conditions, as well as the application form are available on the AINSE website
Applications for 2018-2019 are closed.
The Nicolas Baudin travel grant is designed to encourage students to undertake study, research or professional development in France.
The Nicolas Baudin Travel Grant is eponymously named after the famous French explorer and botanical voyager who in 1802, at the same time as Matthew Flinders, charted the coast of New Holland (Australia).
The Embassy of France in Australia is supporting the establishment of short-term programs in the form of summer (or winter) schools co-organized by French and Australian tertiary education institutions, and bringing together students from both countries around a theme of common interest.
For more information, click HERE