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NWO Verniewingsimpuls 2009

There is a new round of the NWO/Vernieuwingsimpuls (Veni, Vidi, Vici). The new brochure is available at the NWO website.

Currently, only the Vidi and Vici-programmes are open.

UT offers support to candidates who would like to apply for Vidi or Vici grants; a committee of professors will review the proposals. There will not be made an internal pre-selection! Candidates are invited by the Board of the University to make use this internal review procedure, but it is not mandatory.

In the table below, you may find some useful information.

 

VENI

VIDI

VICI

Target group

Young excellent researchers, just having received their PhD

More experienced researchers, postdoc level (best 10-20%)

Recently appointed professor, or excellent researcher,able to become professor

Internal quality check

No

Proposition to “Committee of Professors”

Deadline: 2 February 2009

Proposition to “Committee of Professors”

Deadline: 28 February 2009

Deadline submission at NWO

8 January 2009

3 March 2009

31 March 2009

(pre-proposal)

Guarantee of embedding by Board of the university

Mandatory after allocation of the grant.

Mandatory after allocation of the grant.

Mandatory after allocation of the grant.

Who sents what to NWO

Researcher: proposal (through IRIS); last page per normal mail.

Researcher: proposal (through IRIS) ; last page per normal mail.

Researcher: Pre-proposal (through IRIS) ; last page per normal mail.

Allocation period

3 years

5 years

5 years

Grant (total)

Max. € 250.000

Max. € 800.000

Max. € 1.500.000

For:

Salary + other costs candidate (no additional personnel)

Salary + other costs candidate + additional personnel

Salary + other costs candidate + additional personnel

Max. grants per year*

Ca. 80 / year

Ca. 75 / year

Ca. 25 / year

* For all sciences in the Netherlands.