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Regional is not Banal
At higher education institutions (HEIs), regional commitment that is not profit-oriented often suffers from neglect. At the same time, sustainable regional development is becoming an increasingly important factor. As current studies show, there is still a lot of work to be done if HEIs are to be more of a driving force at regional level.
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In 2018 projects with a total volume of
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projects were approved
people worked in projects funded by the FWF (as of Dec. 31, 2018)
In 2018 the FWF received
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Research for the society of the 21st century
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In November the FWF received a visit from a Taiwanese delegation led by Dr. Yu-Han Tsou, the Vice-Minister of the Taiwanese Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST).
Researchers can now receive funding for completely new, daring or particularly original research ideas that extend beyond the current scientific understanding in a first call for proposals launched by the FWF. The key aim is to investigate future-oriented ideas with high scientific and transformative potential.