Fund your Research

Information on research and education policies and funding programmes

The Grants Office is part of the Research Office. The Grants Office provides information on grant opportunities. In addition, we can support you in developing, writing and editing your grant proposal.  This can be done throughout the process of developing your research idea into a competitive grant proposal. Furthermore, we facilitate public affairs and lobby, in the areas of emerging trends, agenda setting and regulations.

What does the Research Office offer?

  • Information on grant opportunities:
    • Content of funding programmes
    • Research policies
    • Financial, administrative and legal issues of funding programmes
  • Support for your grant proposal (internal and/or external)
    • Advice on developing your idea into a research proposal
    • Editing of and advice on (full) applications
    • Provision of standard texts for non-scientific parts (such as data management, open access publications, etc)
    • Proposal submission and contract negotiation, project management support
  • Coaching of funding prospects for individual career development
  • Intelligence for fund-raising and lobby

You can find information on grant opportunities online on this website and in the database Research Professional. In addition, we offer various courses and individual meetings with the funding advisors. The funding database Research Professional can be used as an eHelpdesk for compiling and executing individual fund raising searches. You can register yourself on the website.
For individual support, please contact the secretariat and make an appointment: +31 43 387 13 50. Alternatively, please contact one of the contact persons directly.

Research Office contact persons