RQR Grant for New Collaborations

Grants are available to encourage the formation of new collaborations between RQR members. 30 000$ is available for the 2015 contest. Each grant attributed will be of a maximum of 7 500$.


  • Collaborations must be between 2 or more researcher all members of the RQR
  • The researchers can come from the same institutions but the collaboration must be new.
  • Only for new collaborations. Applicants most have no common projects, no joint grants, no publications as co-authors, and this for the last 10 years.

Additional information:

  • A maximum of one grant can be given per researcher per contest (as principal applicant or collaborator)
  • The grant must be used to buy lab material or equipment only (No travel fees, salaries or scholarship).
  • Collaborations with junior researchers are encouraged.
  • If awarded the grant, you will be asked to submit a short summary of your project and results in lay terms to the RQR by february 1st 2016.


Application form: Click here

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Please note that all applications received after the deadline will be automatically rejected.