Research funding


Universiteit Hasselt - Knowledge in action


The grants for researchers is an individual fund covering work or gear costs for researchers..

The grants for researchers can be used to finance operating costs or small equipment. The grant covers a minimum of 2,500 and a maximum of 40,000 Euro. For the domains Mathematics, Language, Culture and Social Sciences the resources can also be used in order to support important projects with a large scientific impact.

These grants are meant for postdoctoral researchers, at the level of head lecturer at the maximum, attached to a Flemish university or a research institute.

The annual submission date is 1 April at 17hrs. Should the deadline fall on the weekend, the deadline is moved to first Monday that follows.

More information?
Contact Hasselt University: Ilse Haeldermans
Or on the website of the FWO

On 18 February, the Research Coordination Office organised an information session about the FWO research projects and FWO grants for researchers. FWO coordinator dr. Hans Willems will come to inform on the modalities of this call. More information can be found here