CNRS Calls for proposals

Get up-to-date news about the CNRS international calls for proposals (International Emerging Actions, PhD Joint Programmes)

International Emerging Action (IEA)

International Emerging Actions are PI-to-PI projects, the purpose of which is the exploration of new fields of research and new international partnerships. They involve mobility of scientists. They last 2 years.

IEA 2020 projects involving Russian partners are subject to specific terms in agreement with the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR).

2020 Call for proposals

  • Opening date: June 25, 2020 (June 29 for projects involving Russian partners)
  • Closing date: September 23, 2020

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PhD Joint Programmes

CNRS launches PhD Joint Programmes with major international players in order to fund 3 years PhD grants and travels between the two selected teams in each country.

Closed PhD Joint Programmes

Deadline to submit : January 15, 2019
Deadline to submit : April 1, 2019
Deadline to submit : April 10, 2019
Deadline to submit : April 15, 2019
Deadline to submit : April 26, 2019
Deadline to submit: September 19, 2019
Ongoing PhD Joint Programmes
Deadline to submit: January 15, 2020
Deadline to submit: January 31, 2020
Deadline to submit: January 31, 2020
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