TUBITAK – NRF (South Korea) Bilateral Cooperation Call Launched!

With regard to the Memorandum of Understanding between Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBI ̇TAK) and the National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF), joint research projects will be supported to enhance the cooperative activities in the field of research between two countries. 

Scientists in Turkey who want to propose a joint research project must agree with the researcher(s) working in the research institutions in Korea whom they will carry out the project together as "project partners". Unilateral project applications are not accepted.

There is no restriction for the research themes that the applicants can choose. Research teams can benefit from a maximum of 720.000 TL provided by TÜBİTAK for researchers in Turkey, and 20,000,000 KRW (for each year) provided by NFR for researchers in Korea during the project period. Seven projects will be funded within the scope of the respective call. The duration of the projects will be up to two years. The final deadline for submission is 21th of June 2019.

Please visit here for the online application system.

Please click for the call text.