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Public Call for Scientific Projects 2015
PUBLISH DATE
26 Feb '14
FIELD
EDUCATION & SCIENCE

The John S. Latsis Public Benefit Foundation announces the public call for research groups of all scientific fields and academic tiers to submit proposals for research projects for the year 2015. This is the eighth consecutive year of the research funding programme titled “Scientific Projects”.

Terms and Conditions

-          The proposal should regard original research, demonstrably carried out within the year 2015.

-          The proposal must be submitted by a research group of maximum 5 members including one coordinator.

-          Coordinators and members may belong to only one research team and each team may submit only one proposal.

-          The proposal should not have obtained any other source of funding.

Funding

The Foundation will grant funding for a maximum of 25 projects, for the amount of €10.000 - 12.000 per project including all types of deductions, taxes, dues etc.

More specifically, for the year 2015 the Foundation has decided to distribute funding between the following two categories: 

Α. ‘Scientific Projects 2015 – General Programme’ for teams that include researchers of all ages.

Β. ‘Scientific Projects 2015 – Young Researchers’ for teams of researchers under the age of 40 (coordinator and all team members) with a particular emphasis on the participation of post-doctoral researchers.  

Submission

Applications may only be submitted electronically via the On-line Submission System, which will be available on the Foundation’s website according to the following timetable.

Evaluation

Fundamental evaluation criteria are originality of idea, innovation of proposed methodology as well as quality of research team. For the selection, the Foundation takes into consideration the input of field specialists.

Timetable

Submission Period Opens:

Tuesday April 1st, 2014, at 10:00 (Athens time)

Submission Period Deadline:

Tuesday April 15th, 2014 at 13:00 (Athens time)

Announcement of Results:

Wednesday September 3rd, 2014

Projects Duration

January 2nd – December 21st, 2015

For additional information regarding the programme please consult the Frequently Asked Questions.

John S. Latsis Public Benefit Foundation

ΧΡΗΜΑΤΟΔΟΤΗΣΕΙΣ

Scientific projects

Regulation of amyloid precursor protein expression and metabolism by Hu proteins

Biomedical Research Foundation of the Academy of Athens (BRFAA)

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

Metagenomics analysis of the Feta cheese ecosystem and isolation of the first microbial consortia from this environment

Department of Food Science and Technology, Agricultural University of Athens

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

Protein tools for programming cell behavior in synthetic biology

National Hellenic Research Foundation

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

Genetic association study of the NLRP3 inflammasome-induced pathway with Myasthenia in the Hellenic population

Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Democritus University of Thrace

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

Using zebrafish to study myocardial regeneration

Biomedical Research Foundation of the Academy of Athens (BRFAA)

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

Metabolomics for the discovery of neonatal sepsis biomarkers

Department of Chemistry, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

Epigenetic regulation of intestinal stem cell pathophysiology in Drosophila melanogaster: new links to gut inflammation and malignant transformation

School of Medicine, University of Crete

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

Monitoring the antimicrobial and antibiofilm potential of surface nano-coatings against pathogenic microorganisms

Department of Food Science and Technology, Agricultural University of Athens

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

CO2 Capture, Transport and Storage processes: Thermodynamic Investigation of Relevant Fluid Mixtures

Department of Chemical Engineering Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

Did the Ancient Gods ever got Cold? Defining the history of Holocene Glaciation of Mount Olympus, Greece

Independent Team

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

Structural health monitoring of the behavior of the Acropolis Walls under seismic loading, via combined instrumentation with optical fiber sensors and accelerometers

Faculty of Rural and Surveying Engineering, National Technical University of Athens

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

Development of a complete and validated method for the quantification of olive oil polyphenols related to the health claim of the European regulation 432/2012

Faculty of Pharmacy, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (EKPA)

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

PhotoOrganocatalysis: Development of new environmentally-friendly methods for the synthesis of compounds for the pharmaceutical and chemical industry

University of Athens, Department of Chemistry

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

Realization of optical transistor action based on optical black holes

Faculty of Pharmacy, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (EKPA)

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

Design and Synthesis of new NIR dyes and their application in surface modification of exfoliated graphene ("NIRGraph")

National Hellenic Research Foundation

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

Nanostructured, superhydrophobic, superoleophobic, self-cleaning, antimicrobial and antireflective surfaces fabricated by atmospheric pressure plasma for protection of sensitive archeological objects

N.C.S.R. Demokritos

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

Fabrication and characterization of integrated pneumatic component for liquid flow control in microfluidics

Technological Educational Institute of Sterea Ellada (Chalkida)

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

Measuring the level of competition in the Greek manufacturing and services industries

Department of Economics, Athens University of Economics and Business

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

VIADUCT, a communication tool for scientific analysis in heritage

DIADRASIS Interdisciplinary research on Archaeological & Architectural Conservation

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

The History and Circulation of Books for Teaching in Zagori: Detailed Cataloguing of Material and Promotion of the Specific Character of the Collections

Department of History and Archaeology, University of Ioannina

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

Sonic imagery: musical acoustics and visual representations using digital cinema techniques

Department of Film Studies, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

The Effects of the Sovereign Debt Crisis on EU Portfolio Flows

Departement of Accounting & Finance, Athens University of Economics and Business

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

Examination of the environmental, historical, societal and anthropological factors as critical tool for the environmental education for the environment and sustainability. The case of the environmental landscape of Alexandroupolis.

Department of Education Sciences in Early Childhood, Democritus University of Thrace

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

Scientific popularization in the Greek 19th century through the child and youth journals of the period

Hellenic Open University

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”

Geographies of energy poverty in Athens in the context of crisis

Independent Team

PROGRAMME: “Scientific projects”
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