- Mario Pagliaro
delivered today to the Israel Science Foundation
the evaluation report of an important research project
in materials science
"Your review will play a major role
in our decision making process and
contribute to the advancement of scientific research in Israel
wrote the chairperson of the ISF to Italy's Research Council scholar based in Sicily.
Dr Pagliaro evaluates
research projects for numerous leading research agencies
Besides Israel Science Foundation, the list
Research Agency, Royal Society, Pazi
Foundation, US-Israel Binational Science Foundation, Research
Foundation - Flanders, Estonian Research Council, Poland National
Science Centre, and German Academic Exchange Service.
The aim of the ISF is to promote and support scientific research of
grants in a large range of fields.
awards grants in all fields
of exact sciences, life sciences, humanities and social sciences to
Israeli researchers at Israeli universities, other institutions of
higher education, research and medical centers.
Awarded on the basis of scientific
grants are are selected on the basis of scientific excellence and
vetted through a competitive peer-review process, involving thousands
of scientists in Israel and abroad every year, who carry out this
essential mission on a voluntary
In 2016, the ISF received and reviewed 2,363 proposals from all
scientific disciplines, out of which 831 were selected for funding.