Calls for proposals

The main objective of call for proposals is to encourage the development of scientific collaborations in the field of research and action for public health. These calls concern scientists, engineers, PhD students, postdocs and researchers.



Inter-Pasteurien Concerted Actions 

The main objective of ACIP support is to encourage the development of new collaborations between the institutes of the Institut Pasteur International Network, for research concerning public health. 

ACIP financing is aimed to encourage the set-up of Pilot studies based on an original idea concerning a non-explored public health problem, integrate at least two new groups from the International Network in an existing international consortium, or support workshops aimed at elaborating a project proposal within the framework of an identified international call.

ACIP promote the participation of young researchers and aim at a collaboration of at least three institutes of the Institut Pasteur International Network. The participation of external partners is encouraged.


Kathleen Victoir, Project Manager for the ACIP programme :


Transversal Research Program (PTR)

The call for Transversal Research Program (PTR) 2014 is open to all life science topics of and to all entities within the Institut Pasteur International Network.


The Transversal Research Program is intended to stimulate ambitious research projects by creating new links between researchers from different disciplines. Its goals are to bring together researchers, engineers and technicians from various entities to work towards a shared research goal, to facilitate innovative and exploratory projects and to permit collaborations with other academic and industrial research organisations to develop synergy.


Starting in 2014, co- design and co- writing a project proposal must involve at least one investigator from the Institut Pasteur International Network (out Institut Pasteur, Paris). The non - Paris or Paris campus membership should express the desire to work together.


The duration of PTR programs is limited to two years.




Call Fiocruz-Pasteur for Project Proposals 2014

Fundação Oswaldo Cruz and Institut Pasteur Joint Program

The deadline for submitting applications is September 30, 2014.

Main objective of this program is to facilitate the start-up and development of collaborations in priority areas of translational research and public health.
The priority areas for this call are:
- Neurosciences
- Integrative biology
- Chronic diseases related to infectious diseases

The project should bring together researchers or teams from at least one of the Institut Pasteur International Network and from a team of Fundação Oswaldo Cruz. Partnership with teams from other institutions is also encouraged.

A Brazilian and Institut Pasteur coordinators should be specified when submitting the application form. The coordinators will be responsible for supervision and execution of the project both scientifically and administratively. In case of clinical study, a previous approved of Ethical Local Committee will be required

The duration of funding is one year renewable for one more year after analysis of the yearly report. The research projects will receive a joint financing which can go up to 40 Keuros a year.
Project selection will be carried out by the Scientific Committee of the Fiocruz - Institut Pasteur Program. Identical project proposals should be applied by both French and Brazilian coordinators.
The applications must be submitted by electronic way to both coordinators in their institutions:
- Fiocruz: Cristiane Quental (
- Institut Pasteur: Eliane Coëffier (, Daniel Scott-Algara ( and Vincent Brignol (


Project coordinators will be notified about the selected projects 
on October 25, 2014


Updated on 07/10/2014


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