This program funds short-term scientific missions with a view to fostering sustained cooperation between independent Chinese and Québec investigators.
Eligibility - Quebec scientists
Competition open to Independent investigators who are:
Canadian citizens or permanent residents (permanent resident card)
domiciled in Québec
working in health research in Québec
involved, to the satisfaction of the FRQS and NSFC science authorities, in a cooperative research project with one or more Chinese scientists in an NSFC-funded Life Sciences laboratory.
Amount of grant
The grant covers for researchers and the members of their team:
The NSFC pays Quebec scientists an allowance as per local standards (700 RMB per diem) and the round-trip transportation of the Chinese scientists.
The FRQS pays Chinese scientists an allowance of CAN$100 per diem and the round-trip transportation of the Québec scientists.