I just won the very prestigious and competitive Marie Skłodowska-Curie Research Grant that will be hosted at the Institut D'histoire Et De Philosophie Des Sciences Et Des Techniques (IHPST) in Paris, (CNRS / Université Paris I Sorbonne). The grant duration is 24 months and the total cost is 185,076 €. The project title is "Philosophical Foundations of Topological Explanations", Proposal number & acronym: 703662 TOPEX.

The overall success rate this year was 8,2 %. There were 8514 submitted proposals overall, i.e. in all areas of science, and my project is ranked 57th out of 1699 projects that were submitted to the social sciences and humanities panel (SOC). This panel received the second highest number of proposals this year, the first one was the panel for life sciences.