Fondecyt opens nominations to contest of initiation 2018 | Fondecyt

  • The call, which invites you to propose projects in all areas of knowledge, will be open between April 18 and may 24, 2018 for applicants.

The proposals will be sent to reviewers
suitable external in the subject of the proposal.

Researchers have the opportunity to participate in the new version of the initiation contest running CONICYT, Fondecyt program, to support the scientists who are in the early stages of his career.

This call, which already has thirteen versions, aims to promote and strengthen the development of scientific and technological research of excellence through the financing of projects with institutional sponsorship and that are submitted by people that you have obtained the degree of doctor or specialty in the area of health, the one from January 2010 and until May 30, 2018, before the date and time of closure of a institutional sponsorship.

For the researchers who have had children from the year 2010, the deadline to meet the above requirement is starting from thefirst of January 2009. Those researchers that certify the birth of more than one child from the year 2010, will be able to add a year each, starting from the second child.

Presented initiatives should create new knowledge or applications provided through explicit hypothesis in the project, which are selected taking into account their intrinsic quality and merit of the candidates, without distinction of areas, institutional origin, or gender.

Degree of doctor or specialty of the health certifications, extended in languages other than Spanish or English,They shall attach to the application simple translation to Spanish language, in addition to the original document.

For more information, see thislink.

Applicants should send their proposal at the request of institutional sponsorship until May 24, 2018 at 16:00 (continental Chilean time).

Date of closure of a institutional sponsorship: up to May 30, 2018 at 16:00 (continental Chilean time).

Home projects: 01 November 2018.

Appeal to the budget: up to ten calendar days after notified the outcome of the application, enclosing all the background that facilitate an appropriate assessment of the application.