Sport & Society offers the opportunity for researchers and lecturers from Utrecht University and University Medical Center Utrecht (UMC Utrecht) to apply for seed money.
Call for Seed Money 2018 - 2019
- The 2018-2019 Call for Seed Money has a total amount of €300,000
- Proposals can be submitted to the Jury from 1 January 2019 9h00 to 1 July 2019 9h00
The 2018-2019 Call for Seed Money focuses on two different categories, each described below:
1) Capacity building
The applicants can apply for two types of capacity building activities. First, the grant is meant to add capacity to existing research and education programs to enable the inclusion Sport & Society issues into the research and education. We especially encourage to include talented researchers, who can be hired temporarily in order to educate students or write a research proposal in the area of Sport & Society. Second, this category is meant for current employees of UU and UMC, who need time to apply for an external grant, f.e. NOW and EU.
2) Academic visibility
The applicants can apply for two types of academic visibility activities. First, activities that contribute to the academic visibility of research projects. For example by organizing symposia, colloquia or lectures by (international) researchers. Second, researchers who need additional funding to turn the findings from a contract research project into a scientific article or conference paper can apply for seed money.
Read the complete call for seed money 2018-2019 here:
For questions about the call and the criteria you can contact Frank van Eekeren.