Published on March 9, 2020 | Updated on July 9, 2020

International Alliance Brazil: São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) - Université de Lyon joint call for proposals 2020

Call for proposals closed

The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) and the Université de Lyon are launching a call for joint research projects in order to support the most innovative and ambitious research activities.


  • Strengthen cooperation in scientific and technological research ;
  • Support existing collaboration and encourage new forms of cooperation;
  • Help increase international exposure and strengthen cooperation between the two geographical areas.


Teacher-researchers and researchers from the Université de Lyon (IDEXLYON consortium) and researchers affiliated Higher Education and Research Institutions in the State of São Paulo.


  • Artificial intelligence (machine learning, data science);
  • Photonics;
  • Particles and turbulent flows;
  • Modern society and democracy;
  • Urban issues at large;
  • Health, ecology and the environment;
  • Contributions social science and the humanities are strongly encouraged.


Applications will be assessed by the FAPESP/UdL commissions.

► The detailed procedure of the joint call, the application form and the budget template are available for downloaded on this page.