European Science Foundation (ESF)

The European Science Foundation (ESF) is the European association of 80 major national funding agencies in 30 countries devoted to excellence in scientific research. The ESF covers all research domains: physical and engineering sciences; life, earth and environmental sciences; medical sciences; humanities; and social sciences.

Research Networking Programmes

The ESF Research Networking Programme promotes networking activities to address a major scientific issue or a science-driven topic of research infrastructure, at the European level. The research activity itself must be nationally funded.

ESF Research Conferences

The ESF Research Conferences Scheme provides the opportunity for leading scientists and young researchers to meet for discussions on the most recent developments in their fields of research.


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