ANR

French National Research Agency
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The French National Research Agency (ANR) provides funding for project-based research in all fields of science - for both basic and applied research - to public research organisations and universities, as well as to private companies (including SMEs). Employing a method based on competitive peer reviews compliant with international standards, ANR provides the scientific community with instruments and programmes promoting creativity and openness, and stimulate new ideas and partnerships, particularly between academia and industry. Its activity also contributes to enhancing the competitiveness and the influence of French research in Europe and across the world. Since 2010, ANR has also been the lead manager of the Investments for the Future programme in the field of higher education and research, in charge of project selection, funding and monitoring.

Full partner in CHIST-ERA III
France

Contact(s)

Edouard Geoffrois
ANR
Tel: +33 1 7354 8149
Mathieu GIRERD
ANR
Tel: +33 1 7354 8213
Sergueï Fedortchenko
ANR
Tel: +33 1 78 09 80 37