Danish-French programme for scientific collaboration

Submitted by Insmi on Mon, 09/10/2018 - 14:41

The French Institute for Danemark launches its programme for scientific collaborations for 2019.

It aims at promoting the development of new scientific collaborations between universities and research organisations in both countries and at fostering Danish-French applications to Horizon 2020 framework programme.

Priority will be given to projects dealing with:

PIMS Announces PIMS-Europe Fellowships

Submitted by Insmi on Tue, 07/17/2018 - 10:46

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS), the international joint unit of the CNRS in Vancouver (Canada), is announcing a new program, the PIMS-Europe Fellowships, with the goal of developing and supporting research collaborations between mathematical scientists at PIMS member universities and researchers across France. 

Fellowship awardees will receive CAD $5,000 to facilitate long-term visits (2 months or more) to France.

Application Deadline: October 1, 2018

The French Embassy to the Russian Federation's Metchnikov program

Submitted by Insmi on Mon, 07/16/2018 - 10:23

The French Embassy to the Russian Federation awards fellowships to Russian researchers of any scientific discipline to develop and support research collaborations with French research teams within a higher education or research organisation or a enterprise.

Duration: 1 to 3 months.

Application deadline: September 13th, 2018.

More information on the Metchnikov program

Laureates of the 2018 Thematical Prizes of the French Académie des Sciences

Submitted by Insmi on Sat, 07/14/2018 - 11:38

Congratulations to our colleagues who were awarded the 2018 Prix thématiques de l'académie des sciences!


Prix Marc Yor was awarded to Christophe Garban, Professor at Claude Bernard Lyon 1 University and a member of the Institut Camille Jordan (an Ecole centrale de Lyon, université Jean Monnet, CNRS, université Claude Bernard & INSA de Lyon maths lab) for his work in probabilities.

2018 Grands prix of the French Académie des Sciences

Submitted by Insmi on Sat, 07/14/2018 - 11:16

Congratulations to our colleagues who were awarded the 2018 Grands prix de l'académie des sciences !

Grand prix Ampère de l’électricité de France  was awarded to Frank Merle, Professor at Cergy-Pontoise University, Cergy-IHES Chair of Analysis, and a member of the "Analysis, geometry and modelization" (AGM) lab (a CNRS&Cergy-Pontoise University maths lab), for his work in PDEs and mathematical physics.


Franco-Japanese calls for proposals

Submitted by Insmi on Sat, 06/16/2018 - 17:07

Le CNRS et the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) launch two calls aiming at promoting cooperations and scientific events between French and Japanese laboratories, in all scientific domains.

  • the first one encourages researchers mobility: within a 2-year research project.
  • the second one, named « CNRS-JSPS joint seminars », enables French and Japanese researchers to organise a scientific event of up to 8 days, either in France, or in Japan.

Application deadline: September 4th 2018