To set up a sustainable world-class research system in Luxembourg that will generate societal and economic impact in key strategic areas.
Our strategic priorities
The FNR sees itself as a driving force for Luxembourg’s innovation capabilities and focuses on the three following strategic objectives to foster research with impact:
A Performance Contract, concluded with the Ministry of Higher Education and Research, sets the budgetary frame for the well-defined short- and long-term objectives.
To establish Luxembourg as a leading knowledge-based society through science, research and innovation, thereby contributing to the country’s economic diversification and future prosperity.
The FNR’s key values are excellence and quality in research. The FNR systematically submits funding proposals to an evaluation by independent scientific experts and applies the highest standards of scientific merit, transparency, impartiality, confidentiality and integrity.