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FWF Austrian Science Fund – Top Citizen Science (TCS) Funding Initiative

15 Jan , 2016  

In consultation with the Austrian Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy (BMWFW), the FWF and OeAD have issued a call for the “Top Citizen Science“ (TCS) funding initiative, which has a total endowment of € 500,000 (€ 250.000 FWF and € 250.000 OeAD). Under this call, funding will be made available for the expansion […]

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Research Data in Practice

21 Dec , 2015  

The development and establishment of information infrastructures for research data have been important topics for a number of years. The aim of this funding initiative – a practical test, so to speak – is to investigate and consistently utilise the scientific potential of these information infrastructures. The announcement offers researchers, working in close collaboration with […]

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Open Science Prize

21 Dec , 2015  

The Open Science Prize is a partnership between the Wellcome Trust, the US National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute to unleash the power of open content and data to advance biomedical research and its application for health benefit Link here.

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iLoveScience

7 Sep , 2015  

iLoveScience is an international crowdfunding platform to finance scientific projects. This funding is based on donations from people who, like us, love science. In return for your contribution you will receive a reward and the satisfaction of having contributed to projects aimed at making a better world. Link.

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Bitcoin

7 Sep , 2015  

Bitcoin is an innovative payment network and a new kind of money. Bitcoin uses peer-to-peer technology to operate with no central authority or banks; managing transactions and the issuing of bitcoins is carried out collectively by the network. Bitcoin is open-source; its design is public, nobody owns or controls Bitcoin and everyone can take part. Through many […]

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iMinds

6 Jul , 2015  

iMinds (previously IBBT) is an independent research institute founded by the Flemish government to stimulate ICT innovation. The iMinds team offers companies and organizations active support in research and development. It brings together university research centres, companies, authorities, and non-profit organizations to join forces on research projects. iMinds unites more than 900 researchers from numerous […]

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STARTS: Science, Technology and the ARTS

2 Jul , 2015   Video

STARTS – Innovation at the nexus of Science, Technology and the ARTS Initiative of EC in DG CONNECT in Research/Innovation and education. Ultimate goal of STARTS: Inclusion of artists in many of H2020 projects. Bringing artists into development teams as an integral component of the innovation process Bringing artists into ICT companies as facilitators and […]

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Suttleworth Foundation

23 Mar , 2015  

The Shuttleworth Foundation is a small social investor that provides funding to dynamic leaders who are at the forefront of social change. We look for social innovators who are helping to change the world for the better and could benefit from a social investment model with a difference. We identify amazing people, give them a […]