FAPESP Researcher Exchange Scheme

Due to COVID-19, this scholarship is currently on hold.

The ATN has partnered with one of Brazil’s leading research bodies, the State of São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) to promote collaboration between researchers from ATN universities in Australia and researchers from the State of Sao Paulo, Brazil, through the funding of joint research projects.

The foundation provides grants through the São Paulo Researchers in International Collaboration (SPRINT) to support the research, education and innovation of both private and public institutions in São Paulo.

SPRINT Edition Call for submissions Deadline for submissions Results announced
Sprint 2nd April 30, 2019 July 29, 2019 October 25, 2019

Download the guidelines and application pack for more information about funding and eligibility.

Download the guidelines Download the application form

Previous Sprint Rounds

Well done to the following ATN researchers who were awarded grants as part of the second call for SPRINT proposals in 2018.

Researchers Project title

Vanderley Moacyr John

Escola Politécnica/USP

Ivan Cole

RMIT University

Collaborative study of lifetime of green building materials

Jorge Fernando Brandão Pereira

Faculdade de Ciências Farmacêuticas de quara/UNESP

Tamar Graves

RMIT University

Understanding the molecular interactions between ionic liquids and biopharmaceuticals: the key for a proper design of downstream processing

Vanderlan da Silva Bolzani

Instituto de Química de Araraquara/UNESP

Emily Frances Hilder

University of South Australia

Green analytical chemistry applied to the investigation of agro-industrial wastes generated in Brazil and Australia

To see the full list please visit the FAPESP website.

Please contact info@atn.edu.au or information about previous SPRINT rounds.

Contact Us

ATN-FAPESP Institutional Contact Officers In the first instance enquiries should be directed to the relevant institutional ATN-FAPESP contact officer:

Curtin University

Mrs Felicity Kamid
Research Relationships Partner
p. +61 8 9266 3295

RMIT University

Mr David Bugg
Senior Manager, Research Operations
p. +61 3 9925 4391

University of Technology Sydney

Research Office
Research Grants Team

University of South Australia

Mr Andrew Beveridge
Manager, Research Projects Development
p. +61 8 8302 5761