Key dates for UQ-FAPESP Strategic Research Fund SPRINT 2019

  • Round opens: 30 July 2019
  • Full Applications UQ Research and Innovation (UQ R&I) deadline: 28 October 2019 (5pm)
  • Anticipated announcement: January 2020


The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) and UQ signed a Cooperation Agreement for Research on 5 August 2016, aiming to implement scientific and technological cooperation between UQ researchers and researchers from the State of São Paulo, Brazil, through the funding of joint research initiatives.

Under the agreement, FAPESP and UQ release Calls for Proposals for the funding of researcher exchange between the two institutions.

How to apply

A parallel application must be submitted to FAPESP by the Brazilian partner ahead of the closing date.

  • Step 1: Familiarise yourself with the key UQ documentation.
  • Step 2: Download and complete the UQ-FAPESP Strategic Research Fund Application Form.
  • Step 3: Submit your completed Application Form to UQ R&I by the scheme closing date. The application form should be submitted in PDF format, complete with all relevant attachments as a single document.  

Readership and researcher support

Before applying, we recommend you:

Key documents