The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded Veni grants worth up to €250,000 to three Amsterdam Business School researchers. The ABS researchers obtained three of the five grants awarded in the fields of economics and business.
The grants will enable the researchers to conduct curiosity-driven innovative research on topics they submitted for funding.
The three researchers (and their research topics) are:
In total, 27 UvA and AMC-UvA- researchers received Veni grants. They were selected from 1115 grant applications submitted to NWO in 2018.
Veni grants are part of NWO’s Talent Scheme, together with Vidi and Vici. Veni grants are aimed at excellent researchers who have recently obtained their doctorate. NWO selects researchers based on the quality of the researcher, the innovative character of the research, the expected scientific impact of the research proposal and the possibilities for knowledge use.