Call for Applications
Funding opportunities for basic and applied research in 2017
Foundation for Science and Technology Development of Ton Duc Thang University (FOSTECT) announces funding opportunities for basic and applied research in 2017. Details are given as follows:
- The funding aims to support potential research projects and to promote scientific research activities of Ton Duc Thang University (TDTU);
- Developing research capacity of individuals and research groups;
- Promoting international cooperation in research with TDTU’s partners;
- Improving quality and quantity of scientific publications, inventions and applications.
2. Scope of Funding
- Funding will be provided to basic and applied research in all fields.
3. Applicant Eligibility
Applicants are TDTU’s researchers (both full-time and part-time) and other researchers around the world.
- Principal investigators have a good research track record in the last five years;
- Project’s members have appropriate expertise and ability to proposal content.
4. Deadline for Submission
From Mar 15th, 2017 to Apr 15th, 2017 (late applications will not be considered).
5. Apply for Grants
a) Use FOSTECT Online Submission (FOS) to create and submit the application on http://fos.tdt.edu.vn
b) Grant applications
- Application form (from FOS);
- Curriculum vitae of Principal Investigators (from FOS);
- Evidence of research outcomes (papers published, patents…).
Applications must be under two formats:
- Electronic copy: use FOSTECT Online Submission (FOS) to create and submit the application. After signing in, click on "Add new submission" and follow the instruction;
- Hard copy: 05 copies (01 original version certified by the Dean or Director of Faculty/Department and 04 copies) for TDTU's researchers;
- An electronic proposal signed (scanned in color) for external TDTU’s researchers;
- Evidence of research outcomes (papers published, patents…): only 01 copy.
Completed project applications must be sent to:
- Foundation for Science and Technology Development
- Room A303, Ton Duc Thang University, 19 Nguyen Huu Tho Street, Tan Phong Ward, District 7, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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