21 February 2018
2nd BRICS Call 2017 was open from 1st September 2017 untill 18th January 2018. 462 applications were submitted in response to the Call.

01 September 2017
BRICS STI Framework Programme - Coordinated call for BRICS multilateral projects 2017 is open until 27th December 2017

07 August 2017
A total of 320 proposals have been submitted in response to the BRICS STI Framework Programme Pilot Call 2016. 26 projects in 10 thematic areas have been selected for support as an outcome of the call.

01 August 2017
The 5th BRICS Science, Technology & Innovation (STI) Ministerial Meeting
The 7th BRICS Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) Senior Officials' meeting and 5th Ministerial meeting under the Chinese presidency in the fora were held in Hangzhou on 17-18 July 2017. A declaration and an action plan to boost science and technology cooperation among BRICS member countries were signed on July 18 by ministers of science, technology and innovation from BRICS countries.