Call 2018 for Strategic Basic Research (SBO)

(30-01-2018) The 2016 call for Strategic Basic Research was launched on 8 January 2018.

The SBO program is divided into two finality parts: an economic program component for projects with a primary economic finality and a social program component for projects with a primary social finality. 

The available budget for the SBO call 2018 amounts to approximately € 40 million. Two thirds of these funds are reserved for projects with a primary economic finality and one third for projects with a primary social finality. 

Deadline for submitting project proposals: 18 May 2018 at 5 pm 

Contact your TTO for support with the IP agreements between the consortium partners. 

Information session

On Monday 5th of February 2018, at 9h30 the Research Coordination Office organizes an information session about the 2018 FWO call for Research Grants, Research Projects & Strategic Basic Research (SBO).