Take Advantage of APN’s Advisory Service for Your Proposal Development—Send a Letter of Intent by 24 June 2011
The APN is inviting proposals under its ARCP and CAPaBLE Programmes for funding from April 2012. During the Calls for Proposals process, the APN Secretariat provides voluntary Advisory Service to give advice on the appropriateness of the proposals and to assist young scientists in seeking collaborators in the region. Proponents are encouraged to take advantage of the Advisory Service in developing their proposals.
To receive advisory feedback from the APN, please send a Letter of Intent via Email to the APN Secretariat by Friday, 24th June 2011. A template of the Letter of Intent can be downloaded here (MS Word File).
Some useful documents and links:
· Frequently Asked Questions (PDF): A list of commonly asked questions related to proposal development and submission.
· APN’s Science Agenda and Institutional Agenda (PDF): A proposal should reflect the APN’s Science Agenda and Institutional Agenda for its third strategic phase.
· 2011 Financial Regulations (PDF): Information on the extent and scope of APN funding. Please refer to this document in developing your budget estimates.
· APN Institutional Policy on Data Sharing and Data Management (PDF): Requirements concerning the collection, standardization, management and sharing of data and data products generated through an APN-funded project.
Please note that the Letter of Intent is optional for the proposals selection process, while the Summary Proposals are required. The deadline for submission of summary proposals is 29 July 2011.
For more information on the Calls for Proposals please visit the APN 2011 Annual Calls for Proposals page at the APN website.