- Mario Pagliaro
delivered today to the Dutch
Research Council (NWO)
the evaluation report of an important research project
"Thank you very much for your review.
The co-operation of international experts enables us to maintain the
high standards for research
wrote the Programme Manager of the NWO to Italy's Research Council renowned scholar based in Sicily.
Criteria for the evaluation of the research project include reelvance
to the thematic call, scientific quality of the proposed research,
quality of the research groups, and potential utilization of the
Dr Pagliaro evaluates
research projects for numerous leading research
, and had already reviewed a research project submitted
to the NWO in late 2017.
Besides NWO, the list
Research Agency, Israel Science Foundation, Royal Society, Pazi
Foundation, US-Israel Binational Science Foundation, Research
Foundation - Flanders, Estonian Research Council, Poland National
Science Centre, and German Academic Exchange Service.
Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO)
Founded in 1950, the Dutch Research Council NWO
funds thousands of top
researchers at universities and institutes and steers the course of
Dutch science by means of subsidies and research programmes.
Currently, some 2,500 people work at NWO and about 1,400 of them are
research personnel employed at the NWO Institutes.
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 the Netherlands and abroad every year, who carry out
essential mission on a voluntary
Each year NWO invests more than 900 million EUR
in about 6300 research projects
universities and knowledge institutions and in research infrastructure.
These projects concern research driven by
scientific curiosity as well as research into societal issues. Based on
the advice of independent researchers from the Netherlands and abroad
NWO selects the best research proposals.