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Open international grant competition of National University of Science and Technology "MISIS" designed to invite leading scientists for short term joined research projects

<span lang="EN-US" style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif;">The 2<sup>nd</sup> wave of the International Open Grant Competitions </span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif;">designed to invite Leading scientists for short term joined research projects is </span><span lang="EN-US" style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif;">announced </span><a href="" >link</a> <div><a id="bxid_813151" href="" ><b>Winner The 1-st wave </b></a></div>

The grant competition objective is to:

The purpose of this grant competition is to identify, in compliance with approved procedures and regulations, the best research project proposal (proposals) submitted by an applicant (applicants) seeking support in the form of a grant of the National University of Science and Technology «MISiS» (NUST «MISiS»).

Grants of the NUST «MISiS» are made available to invite a leading scientist to conduct short-term joint research projects over a period of 0.5 to 4 months in the amount of 0.2 to 1.6 million rubles each during one calendar year (July 2015 – June 2016).

Deadline: Envelopes with grant applications shall be submitted to the address of the grant competition organizer 119049 NUST «MISiS», room B-520, 5th floor, Leninsky prospect,4 Moscow (International Research Projects Department, code №431) in the period from April 14, 2015  to May 29, 2015 (12:00 Moscow time).

Participation eligibility requirements:

Research teams in collaboration with leading Russian or foreign scientists that are recognized by the global scientific community as authoritative and influential leaders within their respective fields of science and research areas that designed and submitted their grant applications in compliance with Paragraphs 5.1 to 5.12 of the Competition Documentation are deemed as a single applicant.

A leading scientist may take part in one research project only.

 Research project and research project implementation requirements:

Any research projects proposed hereunder may not duplicate any prior or current research projects financially supported by different level budgets of the Russian Federation or funded from other sources.

NUST «MISiS» will make its grants available to support successful research projects proposed for implementation within the following fields of science:

  •  Advanced Materials
  •   Innovative Technologies
  •   Information Technologies
  •    Metallurgy and Mining

Research team shall invite a leading scientist to implement a research project at NUST «MISiS», followed by a new educational course of lectures and of joint articles.

Pursuant to the terms and conditions of the open grant competition, to implement the project the Leading Scientist shall be available at NUST «MISiS» for direct supervision of the research project in collaboration with the research team at least:


From 0.5 to 4 months in the period from July 2015 to June 2016


Grant competition participation costs

Applicants are responsible for covering all costs incurred thereby in connection with their participation in the open grant competition, including their costs associated with preparation and submission of their grant applications.

Attention! In order to get application identification number you have to fill in Form A. "Application Registration" and e-mail it to  The identification number and file with forms in doc will be e-mailed to person in charge on behalf of NUST "MISiS".

Tender documentation: Form A Application Registration K3.doc Download
Competition Documentation K3 RUS 2015_13.05.15.pdf Download
Competition Documentation K3 ENG 2015_13.05.15.pdf Download

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