The Federal Council of Science and Technology (COFECYT) launched the call for “Federal Innovation Projects 2022”, which aims to be able to solve social, productive and environmental problems, through the financing of proposals for the generation and transfer of scientific knowledge. -technological.

Non-reimbursable contributions of 100 million pesos will be earmarked for projects in the province of Córdoba. The proposals will be evaluated and ranked by authorities of the provincial Ministry of Science and Technology, in accordance with the social and productive development vectors prepared by COFECYT for the National Plan for Science, Technology and Innovation 2030.

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The lines of work cover the bioeconomy, human health, equity, inclusion and access to knowledge, technological transformation and conservation of biodiversity and climate change.

The deadline for the presentation of projects is July 16, 2022. Institutions of the National or Provincial Scientific and Technological System (Universities, CONICET, INTA, INTI, EEAOC, INA, etc.) can apply to this call; public or private companies with R+D+i activities; National, provincial and municipal Public Organizations with technical, economic and management density to guarantee the successful completion of the project.