06/03/2018

PREFALC call for projects 2018 between France, Latin America, & the Caribbean


PREFALC is a university cooperation scheme aimed at developing exchanges and training opportunities between French, Latin American and / or Caribbean higher education institutions. It helps to support the mobility of lecturer-researchers for the realisation of seminars and training modules at master level. These modules must be clearly integrated into French, Latin American and Caribbean masters degrees and allow European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS) credits or a recognition of periods of study.

RESEARCH FIELDS:

Agronomic and ecological sciences, physical and chemical sciences; Humanities and social sciences, digital humanities; Medical sciences, human biology; Mathematical Sciences ; Earth and universe sciences; Information and communication sciences; Engineering Sciences.

FUNDING ORGANISATION:

France: The Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation (MESRI), the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs (MEAE) and the Foundation House for Human Sciences (FMSH)

WHAT IS FUNDED:

PREFALC offers co-financing for 2-year projects of up to € 25,000 and up to 40% of the total budget of a project.

DURATION:

2 Years

ELIGIBILITY:

Eligible projects must include a French higher education institution (or a network of institutions) and at least two higher education institutions from different Latin American or Caribbean countries.

Important: This year, special attention will be paid to projects conducted with Cuban and Central American partners.

Deadline: 29 April 2018

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