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Travel Grants for Collaborative Research 

The Travel Grant for Collaborative Research aims at fostering collaboration in the STEM field between Armenian and international researchers by providing them with financial assistance.

The Program has the following objectives:
  • To encourage Armenian researchers to establish partnerships with foreign counterparts who have received funding from national science organizations, such as National Science Foundation (NSF), European Science Foundation (ESF), Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), China National Natural Science Foundation (NSFC), Russian Science Foundation (RSF), and similar organizations representing countries that are included in the top thirty list of SCImago Journal & Country Rank portal;

  • To support Armenian scientists who have joint research projects in FAST priority areas with foreign counterparts from world leading research institutions/labs. FAST priority areas are Biotechnology, Computer and Data Science, Advanced Materials, Microelectronics;

  • To support foreign and diasporan Armenian researchers who aim to conduct a part of their research in Armenia in collaboration with/or under the supervision of local researchers.

The application deadline is October 30, 2018.

The results will be announced by December 15, 2018.

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