The Centre national de recherche scientifique (CNRS) and the University of Toronto  (U of T) are launching a joint call for research projects from July 24th to September 19th. CNRS will provide funding of up to the equivalent of 5,000 euros per proposal and U of T will provide funding of up to CDN $7,500 per proposal, for one year, starting January 1st, 2020.

The CNRS and U of T indeed signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in 2016 for a four year-term, in order to implement a scientific cooperation between research personnel from U of T and those eligible for CNRS grants, through the funding of joint research projects.

Complementary information is available on the CNRS website :

Please find below the agenda of this call for application :

Opening of the call : July 24, 2019

End of the call : September 19, 2019 at 11:59pm (Paris time)

Projects evaluation : September 23 – October 31

CNRS and U of T joint selection and results: November 2019

Projects funding : January 1st, 2020, for one year