Funding Programs with Israel

Non-exhaustive list.

Europe – Israel

ERA-NET Infect-ERA

This initiative seeks to promote international research on human infectious diseases. The French National Research Agency (ANR) is involved in this ERA-NET.

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ERA-NET EuroNanoMed

This initiative seeks to promote international research on nanomedicine.

ERA-NET serves as a platform enabling funding organizations and ministries to develop joint activities and programs, facilitating the coordination of research across national borders. The French National Research Agency (ANR) is involved in this ERA-NET.

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France-Israel

Hubert Curien Maimonide Program

Implemented by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Higher Education and Research for the French side, and the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) for the Israeli side, this program is directed by the French-Israeli High Council for Scientific and Technological Research. Through a Call for Proposals on specific themes, the aim of this program is to develop and strengthen scientific and technological cooperation between French and Israeli research laboratories by supporting new collaborations.

Two themes have been chosen for each Call with 5 to 6 projects being selected for each theme. These projects are funded for a period of 2 years (almost €80,000 per year by the two Parties).

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Chateaubriand Grants

This program, set up by the French Embassy, supports young Ph.D. or postdoctoral students from Israel who wish to conduct research in France (for a period of up to 12 months).

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Franco-Israeli Association for research in Neuroscience (AFIRNe)

The aim of AFIRNe is to support the development of collaborations between France and Israel involving research into the functioning and diseases of the brain and spinal cord. AFIRNe provides funding for Ph.D. theses and technical equipment for joint projects. It also helps organize joint seminars and conferences, and more generally any activities that relate directly or indirectly to these objectives.

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