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São Paulo Research Foundation
Since 2015, Lund University has been involved in a collaboration with FAPESP (São Paulo Research Foundation). The aim is to strengthen the research cooperation between LU and researchers in the Brazilian state of São Paulo.

Every year, LU and FAPESP issue calls for applications for joint funding in order to promote contact trips and encourage collaboration. 

Read more on the FAPESP website 

Call for applications for cooperation with São Paulo, Brazil

Within the framework of the cooperation between Lund University and FAPESP (São Paulo Research Foundation), funds for contact trips to the state of São Paulo, Brazil are hereby announced.

Researchers at LU who have or wish to develop collaborations with universities and institutes in São Paulo, are welcome to apply. The application requires that there be a counterparty in São Paulo, who in parallel seeks funds from FAPESP for the same purpose.

The announcement is open to all disciplines and LU has the opportunity to nominate 3 researchers each receiving SEK 50 000. Grants shall be used for contact trips in order to discuss and prepare joint research projects.

The application should be sent to: miguel [dot] cornejo_herrera [at] er [dot] lu [dot] se by 17 August 2018.

Link to instructions for applicants (PDF - 120 kB, nytt fönster)

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