EIBURS provides grants to university research centres working on research topics and themes of major interest to the Bank. Sponsorships, of up to EUR 100 000 per year for a period of 3 years, are awarded through a competitive process to interested university departments or research centres associated with universities in EU, candidate or potential candidate countries.

For the academic year 2014/2015, the EIBURS programme has selected three new lines of research:

Proposals should be submitted in English or French and the deadline for presentation of proposals is 30 September 2014 (by midnight, GMT time +1). Proposals submitted after this date will not be considered.

Proposals should be sent to :

Electronic copy: