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  • 10 Jul 2017
    European grant for cooperation in research on novel cancer approach

    Researchers of 5 European countries have recently been granted 2.5 million Euro for the project 'Immunotherapy Approaches To Improving Cancer Outcome and Quality of Life' (CANCER). Associate professor Dr Hong Zhang ...

  • 7 Jul 2017
    Djoeke van Netten wins ASH Valorisation award

    The prizewinner of the ASH Valorisation award 2016-2017 is Djoeke van Netten for her role as guest curator of the exhibition 'The World according to Blaeu | Master Cartographer of the Dutch Golden Age', at the ...

  • 22 Jun 2017
    Nathalie de Vent wins Amsterdam Science & Innovation Award 2017

    Nathalie de Vent and Joost Agelink van Rentergem of the University of Amsterdam, PHDs at Faculty of Social and Behavioral Sciences (Brain & Cognition), are the winners of the Amsterdam Science & Innovation Award ...

  • 16 Jun 2017
    WRC interns receive AUF grant for Syria research project

    The Amsterdam University Fund (AUF) awarded interns at the War Reparations Centre (WRC) a grant for their research project 'Ten legal questions, a legal guide into the Syria conflict'.

  • 14 Jun 2017
    Paper by UvA authors in top 5% most cited articles

    A paper on mobility and potential exposure to diversity, written by UvA researchers Marco te Brömmelstroet, Anna Nikolaeva and Meredith Glaser of Urban Planning and others, is now in the top 5% of most cited articles ...

  • 6 Jun 2017
    Research Priority Area Sustainable Chemistry hosts successful conference on bio-based chemistry

    Last week the Research Priority Area Sustainable Chemistry of the Van't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS) welcomed over 200 experts, entrepreneurs and innovators to the conference 'Bio-Based Live Europe', ...

  • 30 May 2017
    Vidi grant awarded to nine UvA and AMC-UvA researchers

    The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded a Vidi grant worth 800,000 euros to nine researchers from the University of Amsterdam and Academic Medical Center (AMC). The grant will enable ...

  • 30 May 2017
    Ten finalists selected for the Amsterdam Science & Innovation Award 2017

    The jury, chaired by Mirjam van Praag, had the difficult task to select ten finalists from all entries of the Amsterdam universities and research institutes. On June 21, the winner of the Amsterdam Science & ...

  • 29 May 2017
    Young Scientist Challenge prize for iCARe project led by Fleur Van Beek

    At the Forum for Analytical Science and Technology (FAST) held 16-17 May in Veldhoven, the iCARE project led by PhD student Fleur van Beek of the Van 't Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences (HIMS) was awarded 5600 ...

  • 18 May 2017
    Van Gogh Programma Call 2017-2018

    Are you interested in research cooperation with French researchers? Are you looking for means to help pay for the costs of visits to start up the cooperation? Then the Van Gogh Programme may be the grant for you.

  • 18 May 2017
    A new Factsheet is availible from Net4Society network

    A new factsheet on “Increasing Impact” of SC6 proposals and projects is available. Further factsheets on SSH integration in Horizon 2020 (all Societal Challenge areas besides SC6) will be available soon!

  • 15 May 2017
    More than 8,000 journals make science more visible than ever before

    An increasing number of journals from large publishers allow researchers to publish open access without extra costs. Making publications freely available and giving them a large reach thus becomes more and more easy. ...

  • 11 May 2017
    Open Science: the National Plan and Researchers

    OCW invites researchers to join the first national meeting on Open Science on 29 May 2017.

  • 9 May 2017
    UvA Startup Challenge 2017 winner announced

    Student startup Stairway to Travel took home a €5.000 cash prize from UvA Holding at the UvA Startup Challenge 2017 finale.

  • 9 May 2017
    Cyanide removal catalyst shortlisted for Emerging Technologies Competition

    An innovative cyanide removal catalyst invented by Dr Paula Oulego Blanco, Dr Raveendran Shiju and Prof. Gadi Rothenberg from the University of Amsterdam’s Sustainable Chemistry Research Priority Area has been ...

  • 8 May 2017
    More than 100 million euros for Dutch top science 

    Two research teams, which include UvA researchers, have each received 18.8 million euros to jointly set up excellent scientific research programmes in the coming years. The Dutch Minister of Education Culture and ...

  • 3 May 2017
    UvA named joint winner of U21 2017 Global Ingenuity Challenge

    The University of Amsterdam (UvA) and University of Nottingham are the joint winners of the U21 2017 Global Ingenuity Challenge. The theme of this year’s challenge, which is organised by Universitas 21, was ...

  • 2 May 2017
    No agreement with Oxford University Press

    The Dutch universities and Oxford University Press (OUP) were unable to come to a new agreement about access to academic journals.

  • 26 Apr 2017
    UvA professor Gert-Jan Gruter finalist in European Inventor Award

    Gert-Jan Gruter, professor by special appointment of Industrial Sustainable Chemistry at the UvA, has been nominated for European Patent Office (EPO) prize for his invention in the field of ...

  • 11 Apr 2017
    ACELG invites applications for Marie Curie grant 2017

    Have you recently finished your PhD? Are you interested in a postdoc position to further pursue your research in European law and governance?