International Networking of the Federal Scientific Institutions (FSI)

Call 2020
Support for large international events


The purpose of this call is twofold: to strengthen the international cooperation with the partners of the Federal Scientific Institutions (FSI) and to maximise the impact and visibility of the FSI. To achieve these goals FSI are invited to submit proposals for the support of large international collaborative events.

The call is limited to networking activities only. No funding will be provided for research activities.

The total budget of the call is 250,000 euro.

Eligible partners & conditions of handing in a proposal

In order to be eligible, the proposed networks must include at least:

  • One partner from a FSI (the coordinator of the proposal) and;
  • Two non-Belgian partners, including at least one from outside Europe.

Each proposal must be submitted by a FSI. Each FSI may submit several proposals. Before submitting a proposal, please control it by using the Checklist for Eligibility of Proposals.


Information file

Please find more information about this call, its conditions and how to submit a proposal in the information file.

Proposal submission

Proposals must be submitted electronically by the coordinator (affiliated to a FSI), in English, to via the Submission File.

The final submission date is Friday 4 September 2020 at 3 p.m.


FAQ [in Dutch or French]

For more information please contact the secretariat of the Federal, Inter-federal and International Coordination Dept. of BELSPO: