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FWO-PROGRAMMES


The Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO) is the best-known Flemish funding body for basic research. The FWO has various programmes available to fund promising researchers, research projects, international mobility and partnerships. All scientific disciplines are eligible (unless stated otherwise). The allocation of funds in each case is based on an inter-university competition.

FWO Programme  Deadline 
PhD fellowship 1 February
Doctoral grant strategic basic research 15 September
Postdoctoral fellowship 1 February
Research projects 1 April
Research grants 1 April
Applied Biomedical Research with a Primary Social finality (TBM)  April
Strategic Basic Research (SBO) projects  May
Odysseusprogramme  
Travel Grant for a short stay abroad 3 months in advance 
Travel Grant for a long stay abroad 3 months in advance 
Grant for participation in an international conference  3 months in advance 
Grant for participation in an international workshop or course 3 months in advance 
[PEGASUS]² Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellowships   
Sabbatical leave 1 April
1 October