Published on June 5, 2019 | Updated on November 4, 2020

International Alliance China: 2021 call for applications for “UdL Chairs in Shanghai”

Call for proposals closed

The Université de Lyon (UdL) announces an open invitation to submit applications for the 2021 “UdL Chairs in Shanghai” scientific and cultural cooperation program.


The pilot round of the “UdL Chairs in Shanghai” program is specifically designed to promote the organization of short-term exchange visits (from 7 to 14 nights) for UdL members and its Chinese partners.


All UdL members (except students: PhD students, masters students, etc.).


  • Visits must be linked to the organization of one or more highly influential scientific or cultural activities, and should significantly contribute to increasing the UdL's cooperation potential with China;
  • These activities mainly include: establishing research projects, lecture tours, finding research collaborations, training, etc.;
  • Priority will be given to the activity programs which involve a number of Chinese partners or several UdL departments.


The applications will be reviewed by a scientific panel.


► The application process and the application form are available to download;
► Application Deadline: November 2nd, 2020;
► Results will be announced: November 2020.