165 programs from ECNU approved by the National Natural Science Foundation of China

2020-09-25


On September 18, the National Natural Science Foundation of China released the evaluation results regarding the programs applied for during the centralized acceptance period in 2020. In spite of tighter application policies and reduced project support, ECNU still maintained a strong momentum in this aspect, with a total of 165 programs being approved, bringing in  RMB 97.33 million of direct funds. The approved programs consisted of 102 general programs, 48 Youth Science Foundation programs, 7 Outstanding Youth Science Foundation programs and 6 key programs. Among them, the number of approved Outstanding Youth Science Foundation programs hits a new high in the university’s history, and the number of approved key programs also registered a significant year-on-year increase. Apart from one National Outstanding Youth Science Foundation program included in the announcement, most of ECNU’s programs and major research projects in medicine are still being reviewed or waiting for approval. The number of programs approved by the National Natural Science Foundation of China this time accounts for 12.14% of the total applications in the centralized acceptance period and 25.86% of applications from ECNU have got approved.


Source: ECNU Publicity Office

Copy editor: Philip Nash

Editor: Zhang Linlan


  

  


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华东师范大学
East China Normal University