The Indonesian Science Fund (Dana Ilmu Pengetahuan Indonesia, DIPI) has recently
been established under the auspices of the Indonesian Academy of Sciences (AIPI).
This 2016 Research Call aims to provide grants for research in the following two
* Life, health and nutrition
* Identity, diversity and culture
Competitive research grants up to three years and IDR 1,5 billion/year will be
offered for researchers from Indonesia to pursue high-quality scientific research
projects. The funder aims to support fundamental, frontier, and excellent research
in the above two focus areas of importance to Indonesia’s future. For this 2016
Research Call, Principal Investigators applying for the grants are required to be of
Indonesian nationality and based in Indonesia. Domestic and international
collaborations between researchers and their institutions are encouraged, as are
interdisciplinary projects, but neither is a requirement. The expected result of the
research must be eligible for publication in highly reputable scientific journal.