The ATN has partnered with one of Brazil's leading research bodies, the State of São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) to promote collaboration between researchers from ATN universities in Australia and researchers from the State of Sao Paulo, Brazil, through the funding of joint research projects.
The foundation provides grants through the São Paulo Researchers in International Collaboration (SPRINT) to support the research, education and innovation of both private and public institutions in São Paulo.
The ATN and the Sao Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) are calling for researchers to participate in the exchange scheme as part of the SPRINT 4th Edition 2017.
Download the guidelines and application pack for more information about funding and eligibility.
|SPRINT Edition||Call for submissions||Deadline for submissions||Results announced|
Well done to the following ATN researchers who were awarded grants as part of the second call for SPRINT proposals in 2017.
Alessandro Ferrari Jacinto
Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu/UNESP
|Developing a process to screen for health literacy in family caregivers of older people and refining a support intervention for use with caregivers experiencing low levels of health literacy|
Barbara Geraldo de Castro
Instituto de Filosofia e Ciências Humanas / UNICAMP
|Innovation in methods and ethics: digital ethnography and vulnerable communities|
Cleide Aparecida de Abreu
Instituto Agronômico de Campinas / SAASP
Development of innovative biochar materials for soil remediation
To see the full list please visit the FAPESP website.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for information about previous SPRINT rounds.
ATN-FAPESP Institutional Contact Officers In the first instance enquiries should be directed to the relevant institutional ATN-FAPESP contact officer:
Ms Katie York
Manager, Research Grants
p. +61 7 3138 2197
Dr Reza Mohammed
Manager, Program Development
p. +61 3 9925 1129
University of South Australia
Mr Andrew Beveridge
Manager, Research Projects Development
p. +61 8 8302 5761