Calls for proposals

Outcome of the 2020 call for Impulsion projects

On The December 6, 2019

As part of IDEXLYON, 24 laureates of the IMPULSION call for projects were announced for amounts of 1.3 million euros.

IDEXLYON launched a call for IMPULSION projects in July of this year in order to strengthen its attractiveness”. Around thirty applicants from this fourth call for projects have been preselected by the Université de Lyon's member institutions. 
The IDEXLYON Academic Group suggested 24 candidates, who were then approved by the COMEX. Each project will receive on average 54,000 euros in funding for a two-year period.

The researchers and research professors who were awarded funding in this fifth call for projects recently arrived at the Lyon Saint-Étienne site, have an international background and have spent time in universities abroad, such as University of Pennsylvania and the University of Chicago in the USA, the University of Oxford in the UK, the École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) in Switzerland and the University of Heidelberg, in Germany.

The success of the call for IMPULSION projects is a testament to, and strengthens the attractiveness and excellence of the Lyon Saint-Étienne site, while contributing to developing the IDEXLYON project.

This initiative will be receive 1,3 million euros of funding from IDEXLYON.

Download here the laureates

Review the portraits of 2019 winners