This competition is set up for proposals for innovative or high-risk scientific research that addresses questions of high quality and urgency. Applications should have evident importance for astronomy, computer science and/or mathematics.
Applications should have evident importance for astronomy, computer science and/or mathematics. The TOP-Grants are divided into two modules. Module 1 is a grant for senior researchers with a proven track record of significant research results in the last ten years. Module 2 is a grant for junior researchers at the beginning of their scientific career. Applications may be submitted continuously until 1 May 2018, 14:00 CEST. It is expected that multiple assessment rounds will be initiated before that date.