Key dates for UQ-FAPESP Strategic Research Fund SPRINT 2017

  • Round opens: 25 April 2017
  • Full Applications UQ Research and Innovation (UQR&I) deadline: 31 July 2017 (5pm)
  • Anticipated announcement: November 2017


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 UQR&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