Opportunities: Calls for Proposals
1. Purpose of the Advisory Service
The Advisory Service is a VOLUNTARY component of the ARCP and CAPaBLE Calls for Proposals to provide advice on the appropriateness of the proposal intended for submission for APN funding consideration, as well as to provide assistance for emerging/young/early-career scientists seeking collaborators in the region. A potential proponent can consult with the APN Secretariat with a carbon copy to the national Focal Point (nFP) and the Scientific Planning Group (SPG) Member from his/her country by sending a Letter of Intent .
The APN responds to the Letters of Intent with feedback as appropriate. For proponents intending to submit a proposal in 2011 to be funded from April 2012, the deadline for receiving the Letter of Intent is Friday, 24th June 2011, midnight (24:00), Japanese Standard Time (JST) . Proponents will receive feedback by 8th July 2011 .
The letter of intent should contain the following information (maximum one A4 sheet double-sided – 2 pages) using the template provided separately:
3. Submission Procedure: Deadline 24th June 2011
The Letter of Intent should be submitted in MS Word format by email to the APN Secretariat, at ARCP-Proposals@apn-gcr.org or CAPaBLE-Proposals@apn-gcr.org, by the above-mentioned deadline. The APN strongly prefers electronic submission via email. Faxed copies are NOT acceptable.