In line with the Science and Technology Agreement that was signed in January 2017 between South Africa and Belgium, the National Research Foundation (NRF) and the Belgian Federal Science Policy Office (BELSPO) agreed to launch the first joint call for supporting joint networking research activities between South African and Belgian young and emerging researchers. Networking activities should start in 2018. The programme aims at contributing to scientific advancement in both countries through the funding of joint activities in specified research fields; providing an opportunity for young and emerging researchers and contributing to research capacity enhancement.
All South African applications must be submitted electronically on the NRF Online Submission System at https://nrfsubmission.nrf.ac.za.
Detailed information is available in the attached Call Guide.
Call opens: 12 March 2018
Call closes: 04 May 2018
Please note that applications submitted outside the NRF Submission system will not be accepted.
Knowledge Advancement and Support
Tel: +27 12 481 4385
Mr Stephen Dlamini
Grants Management and Systems Administration
Tel: +27 12 481 4037