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Project Competition 2023
Project Competition 2022

           In accordance with Article 3(1) of Rector's Decree No. 9/2020 (hereinafter referred to as "the Decree"),

                                                                                 I hereby announce

                                                   THE SECOND ROUND OF THE AMU PROJECT COMPETITION

for the allocation and use of institutional support for the long-term conceptual development of a research

                                                                               organisation in 2023


1. The rules of the Project Competition are governed by Rector's Decree No. 9/2020.

2. In accordance with Article 4, paragraph 1 of the Decree, the second round of the competition for 2023 is open for short-term (1-2 years) projects.

3. Budget limits are not set for 2023 for individual projects.

4. Competition schedule:

  • 7.2.2023 - announcement of the competition 
  • 27.2.2023 at 13:00 - deadline for applications at individual faculties
  • 6.3.2023 - 15.3.2023 - meeting of faculty grant committees (formulation of recommendations on individual projects for the AMU Grant Committee) 
  • Until 29.3.2023 - AMU Grant Committee meeting 
  • By 31.3.2023 - publication of the decision on acceptance / non-acceptance / acceptance with budget reduction 
  • According to Article 6(9) of the Decree, interim reports are to be submitted by 15 February each year 
  • Final reports shall be submitted by 31 January in accordance with Article 6(3) of the Decree 

5. Publication activities

The managers of approved projects in which a publication is planned to be published by NAMU are obliged to agree with the Director of the publishing house a binding timetable for the preparation of the publication for publication by 30 April 2023. Publication plans shall be submitted to the Editorial Committee according to the timetable specified in the Policy for Projects with Publication Outputs. 

6. Promotion

Invitations to cultural events supported by the projects and other promotional materials related to the supported projects must be sent to Hanna Št'astná, PR Manager of AMU ( at least 14 days before the event.

7. Additional information on Round 2

The project competition is intended to support scientific research projects. Some of the projects submitted for Round 1 were more focused on artistic research, support for teaching, infrastructure renewal or support for the activities of institutional departments, i.e. funding a whole range of research topics. The Project Competition is better suited to clearly delimited projects with a single and specific theme. Approximately CZK 2.5 million will be distributed in the second round.




1. The rules of the Project Competition are governed by Rector's Decree No. 9/2020 as amended. 

2. For the year 2022, the competition is open to short-term projects with a duration of 1 or 2 years.

3. No limits have been set on the budget for 2022.

4. Schedule of the Project Competition

  • 7 Feb 2022 – Day of the competition’s announcement
  • 28 Feb 2022 at by 1 pm – deadline for submitting applications at the Rector's Office OVVP (room 3007, 3rd floor) to Karolína Vinická.
  • 4 March 2022 – AMU Grant comittee meeting
  • Until 9 March 2022 – announcement of the results

5. Publishing Activities 

Researchers of approved projects for which publication at NAMU is envisaged are required to agree with the director of NAMU by 30. 4. 2022 on a binding timetable for preparing the publication. Materials for publication shall be submitted to the editorial committee according to the timetable stipulated in principles of projects with publication outputs. 

6. Promotion 

Invitations to cultural events supported within the scope of projects, as well as other promotional materials linked to supported projects, must be sent to AMU’s PR Manager, Hana Šťastná, no later than 14 days prior to the event ( 

The application form for new applicants in the framework of PS 2022 - second round can be found by clicking on the above link, entitled Formuláře/Forms.

Important documents relating to the SGS, such as the Rector’s Decree among others, can be found on this page, below the dotted line.