Published on 5 April 2018

CNRS launches a call for proposals that aims at enabling independent and talented young scientists to create and lead an original project within a CNRS affiliated laboratory. The CNRS-Momentum funding is allocated for a period of 3 years.

The call is open to young researchers, CNRS tenured or without permanent position, having defended their PhD (or equivalent doctoral degree) after 12/31/2010, whatever their nationality.

13 merging and transverse themes

  1. Modeling the living
  2. Understanding complex networks
  3. Decrypting brain algorithms
  4. Applying data science to the Earth and the Universe
  5. Boosting sciences for sport
  6. Assessing the effects of low doses
  7. Studying phenomena at physical interfaces
  8. Meeting the challenges of automatic learning
  9. Designing systems inspired by nature
  10. Showing the invisible
  11. Rethinking the urban ecosystem
  12. Revisiting the carbon cycle
  13. Exploring collective intelligence

Practical information

Deadline for submission of projects : May 23, 2018 at noon (Paris time)

Text of the call for proposals, eligibility, application form available on the CNRS website.