First call for research applications under the activity “Post-doctoral Research Aid”


The State Education Development Agency (SEDA) announces the first competition for selecting research applications under the activity “Post-doctoral Research Aid”.

The research applications may submit:

  • Scientific institutions registered in the Register of Scientific Institutions of the Republic of Latvia,
  • Micro, small, medium-sized or large enterprises registered with the Enterprise Register of the Republic of Latvia.

The purpose of the Activity is to develop the skills of new scientists and to increase the scientific capacity, ensuring the possibilities for new scientists to start a career in scientific institutions and with enterprises, as well as improvement of research competences, renewal of human resources and increase in the number of qualified specialists.

Aided activities:

  • Implementation of fundamental or industrial research,
  • Defence of intellectual property rights,
  • Knowledge and technology transfer,
  • Improvement of competences (training),
  • International mobility and networking.

Detailed information about the first selection stage of research applicants:

Contact details: SEDA, Valnu str. 1 (5th floor), Riga, LV-1050; phone: +371 67785467, e-mail: