2021 France-Berkeley Fund call for proposals

The 2021 France-Berkeley Fund call for projects is now open through February 1.

The France-Berkeley Fund invites applications for up to $12,000 in seed funding for new collaborations between faculty and research scientists at the University of California, Berkeley and their counterparts in France.

The core mission of the FBF is to advance innovative basic and applied research in all fields. They accept single-discipline or interdisciplinary proposals on any research topic in STEM, arts & humanities, social sciences, law, business, education, and public health.

For the 2021 grant cycle, the FBF also welcome proposals for projects that address today’s global challenges in key areas including (but not limited to):

  • Sustainability, energy and the environment
  • Democracy and social justice
  • Diversity, equity and inclusion
  • Artificial intelligence and digital technology
  • Innovation and the future of work

Apply by February 1, 2021Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.

***Interested in applying? Register here for their virtual info session on Monday, October 26, 2020 at 10:00am PT, or drop in to our Zoom office hour on Tuesday, November 17, 3:00-4:00pm PT. First-time applicants are especially encouraged to attend.***

Visit their official site for more info https://fbf.berkeley.edu/apply