Scientific Award Alcatel-Lucent Bell 2016

alcatelLucentScientific Award Alcatel-Lucent Bell 2016

Thanks to the financial support of Alcatel-Lucent Bell, le Fonds de la Recherche Scientifique – FNRS (F.R.S. – FNRS) / the Research Foundation – Flanders (FWO) awards annually the Scientific Award Alcatel-Lucent Bell. This Prize rewards the PhD thesis that brings the most original contribution (concepts and/or applications, software & hardware) in the field of information and communication technology.

Candidates must have obtained their PhD thesis from a Belgian University or the Royal Military Academy between January 1, 2015 and December 31, 2015.

Candidates must be attached to a university at the deadline of the call.
The Prize amounts to 8.000 €.
Applications, written in English, have to be submitted for March 1st, 2016 at the latest, to
The regulations and form are available on the website



IBM Innovation Award 2016 : Call to Proposals

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IBM Innovation Award (in cooperation with FNRS)
Amount: 5.000 €.

Rewards an outstanding PhD thesis that presents an original contribution to informatics or its applications in one of the following fields:
– Cloud Computing
– Social Media
– Analytics & Big Data
– Mobile Computing
– Cyber Security
– Cognitive Computing

The informatics part of the work must be both thorough and advanced.

Award rules and  form is downloadable from

Application Deadline : March 1st, 2016