DFG: ORA – Open Research Area for the Social Sciences 2017/2018 Edition


ORA is an agreement between the French Agence Nationale de la Recherche, the DFG, the Economic and Social Research Council (UK) and the Nederlandse Organisatie voor Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek. The fifth common call for proposals aims to fund the best joint research projects in the social sciences. The partner organisations will conduct a coordinated peer review and a single common selection process. Proposals may be submitted in any area of the social sciences. There is a special opportunity for cooperation with projects in Japan.

DFG is the coordinating agency for this round. Outline proposals must be submitted via the DFG’s electronic proposal submission system “elan” by 5 July 2017.

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