ESF expresses solidarity with EPSO

The European Science Foundation expresses its solidarity with the European Plant Science Organisation (EPSO)’s letter, sent  to the President of...

European Science Foundation presents 40 year archive to the Historical Archives of the European Union

The 40-year archive of the European Science Foundation (ESF) has been officially presented to the Historical Archives of the European Union (HAEU) in...

2016 Call for Expressions of Interest

Career Tracking Survey of Doctorate Holders

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2016 Call for Expressions of Interest

Career Tracking Survey of Doctorate Holders

Deadline extension - Call for grants for young researchers involved in graphene-related research activities to attend ESOF2016 now open

The new deadline for applications is April 7th, 12:00 (noon), CET.

Neuroscience and Society Network (NSN) Symposium

Organised by King’s Interdisciplinary Social Science Doctoral Training Centre (KISS-DTC), with support from the ESF, the symposium 'Towards...

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Press Releases

European Space Sciences Committee issues recommendations for Horizon 2020 Work Programme

Recommendations will help the EU to define a strong and visible space strategy

Commissioner Vella consults CEOs of European Marine Board member institutes on priorities for advancing ocean observation and seabed mapping

8 July 2016 - Karmenu Vella, EU Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries is meeting with ocean research leaders at the European...

Suspension of EUROCORES scheme has left a gap in funding for collaborative research in Europe - ISE

4 July 2016 - The suspension of the EUROCORES Scheme, which promoted larger scale collaborative research programmes across Europe, has undoubtedly...

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Upcoming Conferences

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Recent Developments

2016 marks a new direction for ESF. After 40 years of success in stimulating European research through its networking, funding and coordination activities, ESF is now a services-based organisation that will continue to contribute to the European Research Area (ERA). Although the association will retain its legal name European Science Foundation, a different trading name and style will...

Recent Developments

ESF MatSEEC Success Story

Metallurgy Europe program recommended by European Science Foundation’s MatSEEC committee has been selected as a new EUREKA Cluster. [Read the full story]