Bilateral cooperation PAS 2025-2026 (CNR, NSTC, SAN)

The International Cooperation Department (BWZ PAN) accepts applications for joint personal exchange projects implemented under the agreements and arrangements of the Polish Academy of Sciences with foreign academies of science and equivalent organizations.

Collaboration with the National Research Council of Italy (CNR) in 2025-2026

Financing mobility projects:

  • a maximum of 14 days of personal exchange per year per project;
  • daily allowance (for food and accommodation) – EUR 130;
  • PAN – CNR projects will be implemented according to the "sending side pays all" principle;
  • the maximum amount of reimbursement for trips of Polish scientists under the project is EUR 3,000 per year.

Only scientists from research units of the Polish Academy of Sciences and CNR can submit applications.

Collaboration with the National Taipei Science and Technology Council (NSTC) in 2025-2026

Financing mobility projects:

  • PAN - NSTC projects will be implemented according to the principle - the sending party covers the travel costs of outgoing scientists, while the receiving party - the costs of stay of foreign scientists (daily allowances and accommodation);
  • the number of projects accepted for implementation in 2025-2026 and the exchange limit for each project will depend on the financial capabilities of PAN and NSTC.

Cooperation with the Slovak Academy of Sciences (SAN) for the years 2025-2026

Financing mobility projects:

  • a maximum of 12 days of personal exchange per year per project;
  • daily allowance – EUR 35;
  • up to 75 EUR accommodation per day
  • travel costs up to 1400 PLN.

Up to 10 (ten) two-year mobility projects will be selected for funding.

Additional information

  • 12 days of mobility exchange can be used by two members of the team mentioned in the project proposal,
  • proposals can be submitted only by the scientists from the PAS and SAS units,
  • every planned trip must be reported to the PAS International Cooperation Department in advance to reserve funds; information should include name and surname of the delegated scientist, the timeframe and length of the visit and the estimated cost of travel,
  • PAS and SAS International departments are not involved in arranging visits.

Proposals for joint research projects (in 1 copy) should be prepared on the bilingual form and send to don@ifj.edu.pl.

Call for applications

  • CNR - until June 17, 2024 (please send applications to DON by June 13, 2024)
  • NSTC - until July 19, 2024 (please send applications to DON by July 16, 2024)
  • SAN - until June 30, 2024 (please send applications to DON by June 25, 2024); on the Slovak side, applications must be submitted via the Intranet (more information: SAS-PAS-CALL-TEXT-2024.pdf (sav.sk))

More information can be found on the PAN website.