In 2020, ODISSEI continues making funds available for employees of member organisations using CBS Microdata. ODISSEI offers two programmes: Microdata Discount (MAD) and Microdata Grants. Both grants are described in the guidelines (on the right):
Microdata Access Discount (MAD)
Via the Microdata Access Discount, employees of all member organisations can get a discount of up to 50% on their CBS Microdata projects. A condition is that projects should be financed via the first or second stream, or similar. Download the full guidelines.
The following page displays projects that receive or have received discount.
Microdata Access Grant (MAG)
The Microdata Access Grant provides free access to CBS Microdata for researchers working at an ODISSEI member organisations. The 2020 round of the MAG was open until April 30, 2020. There were 14 applications submitted.
Eight projects were awarded free access to CBS Microdata, three more than in previous years. The committee that evaluated the 2020 applications consisted of the following members: Tanja van der Lippe (UU), Govert Bijwaard (NIDI), Didier Fouarge (Maastricht University), Maarten van Ham (TU Delft), and Jan van Ours (EUR).