Trans-Atlantic Platform Announces the 2016 T-AP Digging into Data Challenge (T-AP DiD)

21 January 2016

The Trans-Atlantic Platform (T-AP) announced that it is planning to launch in March 2016 its first international funding opportunity: the T-AP Digging into Data Challenge.

The T-AP Digging into Data Challenge will support research projects that explore and apply new "big data" sources and methodologies to address questions in the humanities and social sciences.

This call will offer funding opportunities for collaborative research teams from three continents: Europe (Finland, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Portugal (to be confirmed) and the United Kingdom); North America (Canada, Mexico, the United States); and South America (Brazil and Argentina.

Further information about this transatlantic funding opportunity – including links to application details – will be made available on the Trans-Atlantic Platform website beginning of March.

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The Trans-Atlantic Platform is an unprecedented collaboration between key social science and humanities funders and facilitators from South America, North America and Europe.

The Digging into Data Challenge has been funding cutting-edge digital research in the humanities and social sciences since 2009.



Source: NWO