• DEVELOPMENT OF AGRICULTURAL TECHNOLOGY
Deadline for Application : March 5 (Tue), 2013.
Basis for Implementation
Ministry of Education, Science and Technology of the Republic of Korea
and the Ministry of Education and Science of Mongolia (hereinafter
collectively referred to as the “Parties”) will implement a
Korea-Mongolia Joint Research Program from 2012 based on the Protocol of
the Korea-Mongolia Joint Committee for Educational, Scientific and
Technological Cooperation (September 7, 2010), and on programme of
cooperation in the fields of education and science and technology (March
The Parties will announce a call for proposals on joint research projects during the same period.
researchers of both countries are to form a research team on a selected
research field. To initiate a project, scientists from both countries
shall form a joint research team and prepare one research proposal in
English. The team shall be led by one Korean principal investigator and
one Mongolian principal investigator.
Korean principal investigator
should submit a proposal to Korea while the Mongolian principal
investigator should submit a proposal to Mongolia.
The Parties will
decide on the list of priorities for the submitted research projects
through domestic evaluations and make the final selection based on
discussions between the Parties.
Evaluation for selection
evaluation factors include the necessity of the cooperative research,
the superiority of the research objective and contents, performance
capacity of the cooperative research, potential applications and
expected outcome of the research results, and the development of
networks between research labs.
A joint review meeting will held if necessary based on agreement between the Parties.
In principle, project duration is 3 years with annual assessments to decide on the continuation of a project.
party may ask to discontinue funding for the following year under
justifiable reasons such as unsatisfactory research results or misuse of
the research fund.
Reports and Evaluation Results
investigator of each Party must submit a mid-term report prior to the
end of the annual project execution period in one month and final
reports in two months after the end of the whole project. Research
findings for completed projects may be presented at the annual
conference by the Parties.
Reports on cooperative projects will be
evaluated by experts in the relevant fields and serve as each Party’s
reference in future decision making and the use of the Joint Fund.
Designation of Implementing Agency
Parties are to designate the National Research Foundation of Korea
(NRF) for Korea and the Mongolian Foundation for Science &
Technology (MFST) for Mongolia as the implementing agencies for the
joint research programs.
administrative measures including the examination of the implementation
status and the joint evaluation on the results will be discussed in due
Additional information can be obtained from the following:
Expert on International Cooperation
Mongolian Foundation for Science and Technology
Address: NITP # 323
Baga toiruu 49
/Хамтарсан төслийн маягтуудыг www.stf.mn
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