For associated partners in project
Centre of Competence in the thematic field “Industry For A Healthy Life And Biotechnology”
at the consortium with coordinator “Prof. Dr. Assen Zlatarov” University
ВIn connection with the preparation of the project proposal consortium with coordinator “Prof. Dr. Assen Zlatarov” University is looking for APPLICANTS FOR ASSOCIATED PARTNERS under the Terms of applying through procedure of selecting project proposals BG05M2ОP001-1.002 “CREATION AND DEVELOPMENT OF CENTRES OF COMPETENCE”.
Any interested economic operator is allowed to participate. The applicants will be assessed on the extend of covering the following selection criteria:
FOR SCIENTIFIC ORGANISATIONS:
I. Number of articles according to SCOPUS or Web of Science /WoS/, in the thematic field of the project “Industry For A Healthy Life And Biotechnology” in the last 5 years (2011-2015);
II. Number of contracts for received funding by the applicant from the European Research Council;
III. Number of contracts for funding under 7 OP and/or HORIZON 2020, and/or management of work packages form those programs in which the applicant has performed the functions of a coordinator.
IV. Number of patents and/or patent applications issued/registered in foreign and /or international patent authorities or organizations;
V. Number of innovative enterprises in field of the project proposal (spin out, spin-off), in the creation of which, the applicant has taken part.
I. Number of applicant’s partnerships with other research organizations;
II. Rate of investment in the thematic field of the project "Industry For Healthy Living and Biotechnology" according to a reference of the applicant’s research activity for the period 2011-2015 /as per the number of completed financial years/;
III. Existence of applicant’s strategy for innovation, policy and rules on intellectual property;
IV. Number of the applicant’s participations in contracts for innovative projects (national and European) conducted jointly with research organizations in the last 5 years (2011- 2015).
Documents, showing that the above criteria are met, will be accepted at the registry of "Prof. Dr. Zlatarov“ University, Rectorate Building, Room 116, or at the following address "Prof.. Dr. Zlatarov" University, Boulevard "Prof. Yakimov" № 1, Burgas 8010.
Deadline for submission is 30.11.2016.
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Associated partners will be selected among those applied before the deadline by this open call without additional conditions.
The ranking of the applicants will be announced publicly. The public notice will indicate both those invited to sign a declaration on partnership for a period of at least 5 /five/ years and the replacement candidates.
When a municipality is applying, whose territory will be used for project activities, it will be expected to present a letter of support for the project as part of the application documents.