New Cornerstone Investigator Program

The “New Cornerstone Investigator Program” (新基石研究員項目) is an independent and philanthropic program operated by scientists and funded by Tencent. The Program funds two major fields, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, and Biological and Biomedical Sciences, and encourages interdisciplinary research. It opens to scientists of all nationalities under the age of 55, working full-time in Mainland China, Hong Kong and Macao. For details, please refer to the attachment.