1 August 2019
The successful applicants for the first round of the Frontiers Program were announced in April this year, and attention has now turned to the next round which is anticipated to open in October. While the guidelines aren’t expected to change significantly, there will be some adjustments. As Co-Chair of the Assessment Panel, I am very keen to get your input on what you think could be explained more clearly.
As might be anticipated for such a new and different Program, the first round of Frontiers applications has highlighted that there were differing expectations about what the Program is and what it will deliver. This was evident in the applications themselves and also in subsequent reactions from our members in the research community.
While the successful applicants for Round 1 were quite different from each other, they had several things in common and there are already some lessons learned that will inform the process for the next round:
As a previous or potential new applicant, please get in touch with me if you have specific ideas on how the guidelines could be improved.
CEO and Managing Director