6 joint Russian-Taiwanese research projects will be funded

29 July 2016


6 Russian-Taiwanese research teams will receive funding from both RSF and the Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan (MOST) in the framework of the first joint call of proposals launched in the autumn last year. Based on the results of the independent review by RSF and MOST the winners were selected in all research fields.

90 international research groups from Russia and Taiwan submitted their proposals. Best projects selected through the review process by RSF and MOST were supported by the expert community in both countries.
6 winners will get funding to implement research projects in chemistry, biology, medicine, humanities and engineering sciences.
The size of a grant from the Russian side will be from 4 to 6 million rubles annually. The project is designed for 3 years, the implementation will start in August this year.
Detailed information about the joint call and the list of winners are available in the "Calls of Proposals".
The next joint RSF-MOST call will be launched in 2017.