Francophonie University Association launches an international call for projects with the purpose of fighting against COVID-19. The purpose of this call is to support initiatives by students, student engineers and young researchers linked to the pandemic.
Any initiative with a technological, economic and / or social impact that can be assessed in the very short term is eligible. It can be a support or support device, such as a manufactured product. An exceptional fund of 500,000 euros is dedicated to this call. Projects of less than 10,000 euros up to 50,000 euros can be funded.
The objective is to enhance the contribution of AUF member universities to the development of solutions with immediate technological and / or social impact to help health systems and populations to cope with the difficulties caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The deadline for applications is Sunday, May 3, 2020.