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Cienciactiva initiative of the National Council of Science, Technology and technological innovation – CONCYTEC, currently has five calls to promote the development of Science, Technology and innovation in Peru. These opportunities are available to companies, research centres, universities and researchers from all over the country. Among the opportunities you will find on the Scientactiva website we can mention:

Mobilizations for Research in Mathematics and c & AMSUD

These are two calls that seek to promote and strengthen collaboration and the creation of research-development networks in the field of mathematics and information and communication technologies, through mobility, for the realization of collaborative projects between France and countries of South America: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela.

Teams of researchers from public or private research units and laboratories linked to higher education establishments, research bodies or enterprises may apply. The closing date for this call is 15 May.

Projects on strategic issues CYTED

Cyted is the Ibero-American Program of Science and technology for development, created by the governments of the Ibero-American countries to promote cooperation in science, technology and innovation for the harmonious development of Ibero-America.

The main objective of this opportunity is the launch of new scientific/technological cooperation projects between researchers from CYTED countries. Projects must be relevant from the research and innovation point of view and must be transnational in nature.

Teams of researchers from universities, technological higher education institutes, technical and/or specialized public bodies or companies may apply. A total of € 30,000 (EUR) funding will be provided for up to three years of work.

The closing date for this call is 10 May.

Projects of I+D+i with international participation – CDTI Spain

This call seeks to promote effective collaboration in research, technological development and/or innovation between Peruvian and Spanish companies through projects. Peruvian companies whose projects have been selected will receive a maximum amount of funding of S / 427,500 soles for the execution of their projects.

The closing date for this call is 22 May.

ICGEB Research Grants

This call seeks to finance projects that address scientific problems of particular relevance to the country of origin. The call aims to promote the training of young scientists and facilitate the creation of appropriate research environments. Also, encourage collaboration between member countries and laboratories in over 60 ICGEB Member countries.

Affiliated researchers may participate in a Peruvian University or Research Institute and must be supported by the legal representative of their institution.

Proposals for Biotechnology and genetic engineering should be aligned with the following priorities: Basic Life Sciences, Human Health, Industrial and Agricultural Biotechnology, Bioenergy.

The maximum contribution of ICGEB: € 25,000 per year and the maximum Project Time is 36 months. The call shall be closed on 30 April of this year.

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