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Competition for emerging fields

1. Call for applications:
The call is closed.

2. Competition Description:
The purpose of the competition is to select 12 research teams within emerging research fields – Emerging Fields (EF), 4 in each of the field groups, i.e. in the humanities, social sciences and arts, in the life sciences, and in science and technology.

The prerequisite for a team to enter the competition is to submit a plan for the development of scientific potential for a period of 3 years, i.e. from 1.01.2023 to 31.12.2025. Teams that win the competition will be granted the status of a new research team within the emerging research field at the University.

Winners of the competition will receive financial support in the amount of PLN 1,000,000 over the 3 years of their operation, as well as the opportunity to receive additional support in competitions dedicated to EF team members.

The competition is open to research teams operating at the University, which in the last 5 years have demonstrated documented scientific activity – raising funds for scientific research, carrying out research projects and activity in increasing the internationalization of research at the University. The competition is open to interdisciplinary teams.

Members of the research team within the emerging research field must not simultaneously be members of any of the university centers of excellence established within IDUB.

3. Announcements and documents:
Applications for the competition must be submitted electronically using the application form only. Questions about the project can be directed to ef@umk.pl.

4. Contact:
Contact person: Liliana Rynkiewicz, M.A., phone no.: 56 611 31 41.

5. Contest Results:

Edition I – Emerging Fields