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Health research projects "La Caixa"

Closing dates:

Opening date: Thursday, November 8th, 2018

Internal closing date at IRBLleida: Tuesday, January 8th, 2019 (nonextendible)

Type: Projects

Funding Agency: Fundació Bancària La Caixa


The "la Caixa" Banking Foundation launches the second edition of the Call for biomedical and health research projects with the aim of giving support to groundbreaking projects of scientific excellence, with potential value and a high social impact, whether in basic, clinical or translational research.

Projects must be submitted in the following thematic areas:

  • Neuroscience

  • Oncology

  • Cardiovascular and associated metabolic disease

  • Infectious diseases

  • Enabling technologies focused on the four previous thematic areas


For the 2018 call, project proposals, to be executed over up to 3 years, may be:

  • Individual projects: submitted by a single research institution (Host institution), requesting up to a maximum of €500.000

  • Research consortium projects: submitted by at least two research institutions and coordinated by the Host institution. Research consortium projects may request up to a maximum of €1.000.000.

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