Research Grants under NRCT - DFG Cooperative Research Project
Grant
The National Research Council of Thailand (NRCT) - The Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
General
  1. Research grants are allocated for joint research between Thai and German researchers.
  2. The researchers are required to conduct research in their own country. There may be exchange of researchers under the research project, however.
  3. Each research grant will last about two years, and the Thai researcher will receive a maximum amount of 500,000 baht per year.
Requirement
  1. Each applicant must contact his German counterpart to discuss their joint research project.
  2. Thai applicants are to submit their project proposals to the NRCT and their German counterparts to the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), Postfach 20 50 04, D-5300 Bonn2, Federal Republic of Germany, Fax. 02 28/885-25 50.
  3. Thai applicants are to submit all documents to Foreign Cooperation Section 1, Translation and Foreign Relations Division, NRCT as follows :
    3.1 Submission paper (obtainable from the NRCT)
    3.2 Summary of the proposed research project (ten copies in Thai and ten in English, about one page in length on A4 paper).
    3.3 Project proposal written in Thai in Wor Chor 1 Kor Tor Form (25 copies).
    3.4 Project proposal written in English (five copies)
    3.5 A letter from the researcher's superior with the rank of,at least, director general or equivalent expressing permission for the researcher to use research facilities and equipment, premises, etc.
    3.6 A letter from the Israeli counterpart confirming his interest in the proposed joint research project.
Field
1. Protestant Theology
2. Catholic Theology
3. Law Economics and Social Sciences
4. Psychology
5. Philosophy and Educational Science
6. Ancient Civilizations
7. Linguistics, Literary Studies and Folklore, Group A
8. Linguistics, Literary Studies and Folklore, Group B
9. History
10. Art
11. Ethnology
12. History of Natural Sciences, Medicine and Technology
13. Geography
14. Theoretical Medicine
15. Practical Medicine
16. Biology
17. Agriculture and Horticulture
18. Veterinary Medicine
19. Forestry and Timber Science
20. Geo-sciences
21. Chemistry
22. Physics
23. Mathematics
24. Hydrology and Water Management
25. General Engineering Sciences
26. Architecture, Town and Country Planning
27. Civil Engineering
28. Mining and Metallurgical Engineering
29. Mechanical Engineering
30. Electrical Engineering
31. Computer Sciences
Scientific Activities
1. Exploratory visits
2. Consultative visits
3. Joint bilateral seminars
4. Joint research projects
Consideration
  1. The Sub-committee on the Promotion of Foreign Research Cooperation is to consider/screen Thai researchers' project proposals.
  2. The DFG is to consider/screen German researchers' project proposals.
Approval
  1. The NRCT gives approval of research grants to Thai researchers.
  2. The DFG gives approval of research grants to German researchers.
  3. Research will begin upon approval of each proposed joint research project by oth the NRCT and the DFG.
Evaluation
The NRCT will appoint a working group of experts in corresponding field of research for the monitoring and evaluation of each research project. Project monitoring and evaluation will be conducted every six months.
Budget
a maximum amount of 500,000 baht per year.
Duration
all year round.
Contact
Foreign Cooperation Section 1,
Translation and Foreign Relations Division, NRCT,
196 Phaholyothin Road, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900.
Tel. 0-2561-2445 ext.456 and 0-2579-2690. Fax 0-2561-3049
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Revised: 7 December 2000