Laura Bassi Centres of Expertise

Centres of Expertise lead by female scientists

The impulse programme, which was unique throughout Europe, stood for research excellence; it focused its funding activities on equal opportunity in collaborative science and, furthermore, attempted to establish a contemporary research culture at the interface of science and industry.

Details

Program Owner / Sponsor BMDW - Bundesministerium für Digitalisierung und Wirtschaftsstandort
Topic
Aeronautics and Space, Bottom-up, Environment and energy, Further research areas, Human Resources, Information technology, Life Sciences, Material and manufacturing, Mobility and Transport, Security, Service innovation, Society
Funding instrument
Scope
national
Partner

Required

Submission
Submission with a proposal process
FFG-Area
Structural Programmes
Selection by Jury
What is being funded funding rate: max. 60%
Min. / max. funding 0 / 320.000,00 €
Min. / max. running time 48 - 84 Monate
Availability from 01.01.2008 - 01.01.2014

In the scope of the impetus programme "Laura Bassi Centres of Expertise" w-fFORTE was funding research centres for applied basic research at the interface between science and economy that are managed by top-level female scientists. The programme was evaluated on an ongoing basis with the objective to detect essential factors for framing a modern research culture that appeals to both women and men alike.

For more information please see our w-fFORTE-website.

Description of the target group:
SME, large enterprises, universities, universities of applied sciences, competence centres, research racilities, start-up, non-profit organisations

Contact

Dr. Denise Schöfbeck
Dr. Denise Schöfbeck
Program management
T +43 5 7755 2308
denise.schoefbeck@ffg.at

Additional Information