Cooperation FAPESP (Sao Paulo Research Foundation, Brazil) – NWO (Netherlands)
– Joint Research Projects Biobased Economy
SECTION A: Joint Research proposal
Part A can be max. 12 pages, including literature references.
A1. Title of the research proposal; A2. Composition of the research team: Please list the names of the researchers involved in the project, both in the State of Sao Paulo, Brazil and in the Netherlands including their roles);
A3. List of key publications: Please list 5-10 key publications by each research team dealing with the theme of this call;
A4.Summary of research proposal including current and expected results (to be viewed by peer reviewers):
A.4.1 in English (app. 300 words):
A4.2 in Portuguese (app. 300 words):
A5.Keywords (max. 6 keywords):
A6. Thematic approach and relevance to the theme(s) of the call (see also section 4 of the call text);
A7. Research lines of the PI in São Paulo related to the proposal that will benefit from the grant and exchanges; A8. Research lines of the PI in the Netherlands that will benefit from the grant and exchanges; A9. Research proposal (app. 5000 words). Please consider sections 3.4 and 4.2 of the call text:
Description of the expected academic gains for the project as a result of the proposed cooperation, emphasizing their singularity and specificity;
Details of the activities foreseen in the exchange, objectively described, including justification and relevance, and the definition of the corresponding performance indicators;
Actions to add to the impact of the exchange in the research activity in the State of São Paulo and in Netherlands, by means of visits to other institutions that carry out research activities in cognate areas;
A10. Timelineof the proposed research, including planned exchanges between labs and expected results;
A11. Literature references
SECTION B: Dutch Principle Investigator and his/her host institution that will hold the research project:
B1. Dutch principal investigator personal data (who acts also as contact person for correspondence with NWO):
B3. Declaration of intellectual property protection I declare that the intellectual property agreements between all involved parties, Dutch and Brazilian, will enter into force no later than after the signature of the of the research project grant.
B4. Fields of research (compulsory) Please, for all applications, it is compulsory to fill out one or more research fields that correspond to the subject of your research proposal. You must use the descriptions and codes of NWO research fields list, which is found at: http://www.nwo.nl/en/funding/funding+process+explained/research+fields
Please indicate the main field of research:
field of research:
If applicable, please indicate other fields of research, in order of relevance:
field of research:
B5.1 Budget of the research proposal requested by the Dutch Principle Investigator to NWO:
B5.2.Please indicate the time (percentage of fte) that the research team members will spend on the research; B5.3. Please inform the planned starting date of the project; B5.4. Please indicate if you have requested any additional grants for this project either from NWO, FAPESP, or from any other institution?
yes (please specify, in case your answer is positive)
I endorse and follow the Code Openness Animal Experiments (if applicable);
I endorse and follow the Code Biosecurity (if applicable);
I have completed this form and accompanying annexes truthfully.
PLACE, DATE AND SIGNATURE:
Please submit the application to NWO in electronic form (pdf format is required!) using the Iris system, which can be accessed via the NWO website (http://www.iris.nwo.nl). For any technical questions regarding submission, please contact the Iris helpdesk (firstname.lastname@example.org).