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BIAL Foundation: Funding for Scientific Research 2022/2023

With the aim of encouraging research into the healthy human being, both from the physical and spiritual point of view and particularly in fields largely still unexplored but which warrant further scientific analysis, BIAL Foundation opened in April 2022 a new call of its Grants Programme for Scientific Research.

Scientific Areas

Only the fields of Psychophysiology and Parapsychology shall be covered by this Programme.


All scientific researchers will be admitted as applicants, either individually or in groups. The current Grant Holders (principal investigator or co-principal investigator) of BIAL Foundation can also be admitted as applicants; however, they shall only benefit from new grants under this Programme after the successful completion of the work comprised in the scope of previous awarded grants.

Duration and commencement

The total duration of the grants under the Program shall not exceed 3 years and shall commence between January 1 and October 31, 2023.

Total amount and payment’s periodicity

The approved applications shall benefit from grants with a total amount up to €60.000 per project.


Applications should be submitted until August 31, 2022, via the Bial Foundation Grants Management System (BF-GMS).

Applications regarding the following projects will not be considered eligible:

  1. a) Projects from Clinical or Experimental Models of Human Disease and Therapy;
  2. b) Projects whose main scope is eating behaviour, sexual behaviour, physical exercise or fundamental neuroscience.

More information and regulation here.

Award Type: Research Award

Prize Money: 60 Euro

Granting Body: BIAL Foundation

Research Field: Psychophysiology; Parapsychology

Eligibility: All scientific researchers will be admitted as applicants, either individually or in groups.

Application/Submission Deadline: 31 Aug 2022

Contact Details

Name: BIAL Foundation

Address: À Av. da Siderurgia Nacional 4745-457 Coronado (S. Romão e S. Mamede) Portugal

Phone: 35122986615000