13/11/2018 17:41
13/11/2018 16:31

Global Research Council – Regional meeting in Austria

Regional meeting of the Global Research Council (GRC) is held on November 13-14 in Vienna, Austria, hosted by Austrian Science fund   (FWF) ,and  Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO),  and  ScienceEurope. Regional meeting is attended by the heads of the leading science organizations and agencies and experts in the field of science management. The Director General of the Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation of Georgia represents Georgian side at the meeting. The discussion topics include evaluation and measuring impact of the state funded research projects, funding schemes and strategies of the organizations and the States. Different foundations discuss approaches (such as bottom up and top down approach), academic freedom and reporting issues the meeting; Funding schemes, challenges and evaluation challenges are among the topics of the panel discussion attended by the national science foundation of the UK, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Sweden, Austria etc. Global Research Council (GRC)   comprise state scientific organizations and agencies worldwide. Its aim is to develop dialogue and cooperation between the scientific communities around the globe.  

08/11/2018 14:09
08/11/2018 12:31

Research on Solar autonomous power plant at Tbilisi classical gymnasium

On November 8, 2018 at 13:00, presentation of the funded project titled “Research on solar autonomous power plant” was held at Tbilisi Classical Gymnasium. The presentation was funded under the grant call “Research project with participation of Secondary school students” supported by SRNSFG.
08/11/2018 12:14

Wardrop Strategic Dialogue Meeting

On November 8, 2018, as part of the 5 th round of the "Wardrop Strategic Dialogue” Between Georgia and the United Kingdom, a meeting was held under the “People to People pillar” to discuss the  issues of interpersonal relations, culture, education and science. The meeting was attended by representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia, Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia, Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation of Georgia, the National Center for Education Quality Enhancement, International Education Center, the National Library, Tbilisi City Hall. The United Kingdom was represented by the British Embassy, the British Council Georgia, the Good Governance Fund Program in Georgia, the British Library. The meeting focused on the ongoing cooperation in the field of education, science and culture and successful projects between Georgia and the United Kingdom. Sides also considered new initiatives for stronger cooperation in the field of Education and Culture. Dr. Zviad Gabisonia, the Director General of Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation of Georgia, reviewed the cooperation between the foundation and the United Kingdom. He underlined the  Joint Research Programme of the Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation of Georgia and the University of Oxford ,,Georgian Studies Research Programme 2018 ”, which has been successfully implementing by the Foundation, since 2015. In the framework of the program, the joint commission of Oxford University and the Foundation will select young scientists to implement scientific research project at Oxford University. Dr. Zviad Gabisonia expressed hope for further cooperation perspectives between SRNSFG and the British research institutions not only in frames of the joint research programme, but also in terms of sharing experience in Science policy development and implementation.
07/11/2018 14:15

Information for the applicants of the MA research grants 2018

SRNSFG informs you that due to the technical failures that occurred during electronic registration, dates  within the frame of the MA research grants 2018 registration are changed as follows: Deadline for electronic registration – November 12, 16:00 Deadline for submitting the statement at the SRNSFG office – November 14, 16:00 Please find the amendment in the decree N151 approved by the SRNSFG Director General, dated as of October 19, 2018 (decree N167).
02/11/2018 16:31

Inauguration of scientific project funded in frames of Joint Grant Call between SRNSFG and Volkswagen Stiftung

On 1st of November, 2018 Agricultural University of Georgia hosted inauguration ceremony of scientific project “Sustainable Agriculture and supply systems”, funded in frames of Joint Grant Call between SRNSFG and Volkswagen Stiftung. Review speeches have been performed by Director General of SRSNFG – Mr. Zviad Gabisonia, Director General of Knowledge Fund - Ms. Anastasia Bendukidze and Deputy Minister of Agriculture of Georgia – Mr. Giorgi Khanishvili. Founding structured PhD programme of sustainable agriculture and supply systems is the consequence of 16 years of joint research cooperation with the University of Kassel. Aforementioned PhD programme is the first, thematically oriented studying programme, aim of which is to support career development of young researchers, promote international academic mobility, creating interdisciplinary network and develop long-term cooperation with partner organizations.

31/10/2018 15:08
31/10/2018 12:17

Consultation meeting

On October 30, 2018 16:00 at the administration building of Georgian Technical University was held consultation day of Grant call for Masters’ research-educational project funding 2018. Call coordinators introduced terms and conditions of the call to attending audience and answered the questions of future applicants.
30/10/2018 17:08

Results of the Scientific-Research Grant Call for "Halyomorpha Halys Elimination State Programme 2018"

The winners of the Scientific-Research Grant Call for " Halyomorpha Halys Elimination State Programme 2018" have been selected. Overall, 9 proposals have been submitted within the frame of the grant call. Group of international experts evaluated all 9 projects according to the evaluation criteria approved by the decree N77 of SRNSFG Director General, dated as of June 14, 2018. As a result 4 projects have been selected for funding. Please, find the following information below (available in Georgian): List of the winner projects approved by the decree N162 of SRNSFG Director General, dated as of October 30, 2018; Ranked list of evaluated projects.