Poland: NCN

Programme Profile:

 National Science Centre, Poland (NCN)

Name of the programme/initiative:


programme website


Programme owner

National Science Centre, Poland

Program manager

National Science Centre, Poland

Contact person 1


Name: Dr Eng. Klaudyna Śpiewak-Wojtyła

Phone: +48 12 341  9154

e-mail: klaudyna.spiewak@ncn.gov.pl

Contact person 2

Name: Anna Kotarba

Phone: +48 12 341  9091

e-mail: anna.kotarba@ncn.gov.pl

Type of research eligible for funding

Basic research

TRL: 1-4

Funding rates (approx.)


Major eligibility restrictions


  1. Principal Investigator: Any researchers with a doctoral degree, employed at a Polish host institution may act as Principal Investigator or Project Leader.
  2. Eligible costs - Applicants are obliged to adhere to the rules included in the Annex to NCN Council’s Resolution on funding granted within calls for proposals for international research projects (UNISONO).

Geographical coverage (national/regional)


National/regional schedule, cut-off dates, deadlines

On the full proposal stage Polish applicants will have to submit a short application via OSF submission system.