One of three calls funded from the EEA and Norway Grants 2014-2021 under the Research Programme, within which the NCN operates the area devoted to basic research. POLS is designed to support researcher mobility with small grants, targeting Polish researchers residing abroad and foreign researchers regardless country of origin who wish to conduct research in Poland. The arrival of renowned and promising scientists (with at least a PhD degree) will serve to boost the research potential of Polish research entities.

  • The budget of the call equals €7 million and the requested amount of funding for the entire duration of the project must fall between €100,000 and a max. of €200,000.
  • The proposal may be submitted by a Polish research organization or enterprise.
  • The call covers all research disciplines (as defined by NCN panels).
  • Research fellowship may last from 12 to 14 months.

The announcement of the call is scheduled for December 2019*.

* calls within EOG and Norway grants, calls schedule might be changed in the course of the year