European Researchers’ Night 2017 going to 12th round this Friday

The 12th edition of European Researchers’ Night takes place this week on Friday giving people across Europe the chance to discover science in a fun way in more than 340 cities in the EU and neighbouring countries. All the events are supported by the European Commission as part of the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions. A special event called “Science is Read more about European Researchers’ Night 2017 going to 12th round this Friday[…]

Promoting cross-border research and innovation in the EU

80 successful consortia have been selected under the 2017 Research and Innovation Staff Exchange (RISE) call for proposals, which is part of the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions. The RISE programme promotes cross-border and cross-sector collaboration through sharing knowledge and ideas from research to market and vice versa within Europe and beyond. With an overall budget of EUR 80 million, Read more about Promoting cross-border research and innovation in the EU[…]

More than 40% of fellowships awarded to female scientists

Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport, Tibor Navracsics, said: “On the eve of International Women’s Day, I am especially proud that the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions pay particular attention to gender balance, with more than 40% of fellowships awarded to female scientists.” Today the European Union is celebrating the one hundred thousandth fellow benefiting from Read more about More than 40% of fellowships awarded to female scientists[…]