Vilnius University Faculty of Economics and Business Administration (FEBA) Research Fund was founded to promote research development within the faculty. The Research Fund may award funding to individual researchers and research groups in internal competition.
Specifically, funding is provided to finance such research activities as:
- Implementation of R&D activities: data collection (conducting surveys, experiments), data transcription and coding, purchasing data.
- Preparation of scientific articles for publication and publishing: English language editing, journal pre- or post- acceptance fees.
- Dissemination of research results at high level scientific events: conference fees, travel and accommodation expenditures, per diem allowances.
- Development of researchers’ scientific competencies:
Development of individual competencies in foreign institutions.
Development of collective competencies in form of a lectures by an external lecturer visiting the faculty.
Membership in scientific organizations or associations.
Bonus for high-level scientific achievements.
The Fund is governed by a steering committee chaired by the vice-dean of the FEBA. The Committee is assigned to assess applications, make decisions regarding funding allocation, and monitor the outcome of allowances.
The steering committee:
Dr. Linas Tarasonis (chairperson)
Dr. Karina Adomavičiūtė
Dr. Andrius Kažukauskas