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Summer Course: "Technology Watch: strategies and tools to innovate".


The University of Alicante launches the Summer Course “Technology Watch: strategies and tools to innovate”, as part of "Rafael Altamira 2015 Summer Courses”.

The course is coordinated by the Virtual Observatory for Technology Transfer (OVTT ) and it is taking place from 7th to the 10th of July in the Campus of the University of Alicante (Spain).

The contents are organized in three thematic blocks with a strong practical nature, plus a specialized workshop in how technology watch can help to differentiate in R&D projects, within the Horizon 2020. This workshop is dedicated to the health sector and well-being, but feasible to be replicated for all sectors of activity.

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The University of Alicante puts innovation at the service of companies

InnoUA presents an ambitious initiative to boost technology transfer and create synergies with the business world.


A new Research Support Unit  at the University library

Research support services are directed to the University community in general, and specifically to research personnel in various fields of interest:

14th Arquimedes contest 'Introduction to Scientific University Research'


The Directorate-General of University Policy (Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport) has called for 2015, the 14th Arquimedes contest 'Introduction to Scientific University Research' (BOE No. 95 of 21/04/2015),  to promote the incorporation of young university students to scientific research through the granting of awards to the best work.

Deadline for those interested in participating in XIV Archimedes contest is 3 pm June 5th

All the required documentation must be submitted through the electronic office

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BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Awards


The BBVA Foundation, in collaboration with the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), announces the 8th call of the BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Awards.

Prizes are endowed, in each of its categories, with €400,000, a diploma and an art symbol.

Conditions and information about the nomination process can be found at this website: awards




The Brazil Government, through the academic mobility program Science without Borders (CsF) provides leading international scientists scholarships in Brazil for  research visitors to attract young talent.

The objective is to attract and stimulate the fixation in Brazil's of talented researchers abroad, Brazilian or foreign residents with outstanding scientific or technological production.

Proposals must be presented in the form of project and aimed exclusively via the Internet through the proposals form online, starting from the date indicated in the schedule, which will soon be available in

First call for FISABIO grants for health and biomedical research

This call aims, through the granting of awards, to promote research vocation among residents (M.I.R) in the field of FISABIO involved in the training of specialists in medicine, pharmacy, biology, chemistry, psychology and nursing.

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Office of the Vice President for Research, Development and Innovation

Universidad de Alicante
Carretera de San Vicente del Raspeig s/n
03690 San Vicente del Raspeig
Alicante (Spain)

Tel: (+34) 96 590 3400

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