Pre‐announcement of the Belmont Forum‐BiodivERsA Call on biodiversity
NSERC is pleased to announce that we will be participating in the Belmont Forum and
BiodivERsA joint call on the following theme: Scenarios of biodiversity and ecosystem
The call will be launched in October 2017, with a closing date in March 2018 (with the
submission of a pre‐registration in December 2017)
The approximate global budget for this call is of more than 25 million euro ($37 million
Cdn). NSERC’s contribution will be up to $300,000 per year for three years, with a maximum
of $75,000 per year per project.
Scientific teams from a minimum of 3 of the countries participating in the call will be invited
to form transnational research consortia. Proposals must be submitted, and will be
evaluated, in English.
Please see the attached PDF for details.