scilog - Project of the week
Social media in the service of art
TransCoding seeks to interest and engage young adults in creative thinking and artistic work. The social media serve as a central vehicle, explains project manager and musician Barbara Lüneburg. The art project is supported by the FWF within the context of the PEEK Programme for Arts-based Research.
percent of the funding went to applicants working in the Natural and Technical Sciences category
percent of the funding went to applicants working in the Humanities and Social Sciences category
percent of the funding went to applicants working in the Life Sciences category
In 2014 projects with a total volume of
million Euro were approved
projects were approved
people worked in projects funded by the FWF (as of Dec. 31, 2014)
In 2014 the FWF received
reviews from international peers
In 2014 the FWF received reviews from
As announced in December 2014, the Austrian Science Fund FWF will mandate the use of an Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID) as part of its grant application process.
To celebrate the international Open Access Week, the FWF informs about upcoming events.
By an agreement of the Austrian Academic Library Consortium KEMÖ and the Austrian Science Fund FWF with the academic publisher Springer, researchers from Austria have now the option of publishing their research open access in more than 1,600 journals without article processing charges. That is the second deal of this kind worldwide and accelerates the transformation to Open Access in academic publishing.
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Extended FWF Rules on the Quality and Transparency of Evaluations, Studies and Research Policy-related Services
The FWF has had self-established rules on the...