NWO Grant Rules 2017

On 1 May 2017, new NWO Grant Rules came into force. All NWO grants are awarded on the basis of these Rules, which apply to all applicants. The new Rules create a uniform and joint framework fit for all existing funding instruments of NWO. The reason for the new Rules is the new organisational structure, which became effective on 1 January 2017. Under this new structure, NWO is organised in three domains.


Opened a call before 1 May 2017?

The NWO Grant Rules 2017 replace all previous regulations. However, all calls that were opened before 1 May 2017 fall under the previous Regulation on Granting from 2015 and will therefore remain unchanged.


Calls NWO Domain Applied and Engineering Sciences

The methods and procedures of the NWO Domain Applied and Engineering Sciences (AES; previously Technology Foundation STW) will not change as a result of the new regulation.