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EaSI-PROGRESS: Call for proposals on social innovation and national reforms - Access to Social Protection and National Reform Support - VP/2018/003

EC - Employment, Social Affairs & Inclusion (EaSI)

1. INTRODUCTION – BACKGROUND 1.1. Programme/Legal base This call for proposals is published under REGULATION (EU) No 1296/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 11 December 2013 on a European Union Programme for Employment and Social Innovation ("EaSI")1 and amending Decision No 283/2010/EU establishing a European Progress Microfinance Facility for employment and social inclu ...
Read Call Deadline May 18, 2018   - 84 days
 NEW CALL 
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Eurostars 2018 cut-offs

Eurostars

Thank you for your interest in the Eurostars-2 programme, the  passport to growth, further innovation, an opening to new global markets and even greater business success for SMEs. The registration and application process is momently closed and will open again around 3 months before the deadline. In the meantime, you can start preparing your application by:           Contacting your Nat ...
Read Call Deadline Sep 13, 2018   - 202 days
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Entrepreneurial capacity building for young migrants - 278/G/GRO/PP A/17/9861

EC - Growth

1. CONTEXT Europe is facing an unprecedented wave of migration: European countries have become an immigration destination for many populations facing distress in their home countries. The economic integration of migrants is one of the priorities of the EU comprehensive approach to migration. It is crucial to empower migrants and refugees to develop the skills and to get access to knowledge and ...
Read Call Deadline May 24, 2018   - 91 days
 NEW CALL 
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Rare 2030 - a participatory foresight study for policy-making rare diseases - PP-1-2-2018

Pilot Projects & Preparatory Actions

1. BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE OF THIS CALL In the European Union, a disease is considered rare when it affects not more than 1 person in 2.000. This low prevalence is the common feature shared by all rare diseases, which altogether affect all biological systems. This nevertheless means that between 6 000 and 8 000 different rare diseases affect or will affect an estimated 30 million people in the E ...
Read Call Deadline May 15, 2018   - 82 days
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EGNOS Adoption in Aviation - GSA/GRANT/06/2017

European GNSS Agency (GSA)

1. CONTEXT 1.1. Introduction The European Geostationary Navigation Overlay Service (EGNOS) provides an augmentation signal to the Global Positioning System (GPS) Standard Positioning Service (SPS). Presently, EGNOS augments GPS using the L1 (1575.42 MHz) Coarse/Acquisition (C/A) civilian signal function by providing correction data and integrity information for improving positioning and navi ...
Read Call Deadline May 21, 2018   - 88 days
 NEW CALL 
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Quality Alternative Care for Children and De-Institutionalisation - EuropeAid/158557/DH/ACT/Multi

Europe Aid

1 QUALITY ALTERNATIVE CARE FOR CHILDREN AND DE-INSTITUTIONALISATION 1.1 BACKGROUND It is estimated that eight million children worldwide, around 90 % of whom are not orphans, are living in institutions where they are at high risk of physical and psychological violence, abuse and neglect, undermining their ability to reach their full potential and exposing them to further risks of social excl ...
Read Call Deadline Mar 27, 2018   - 32 days
 NEW CALL 
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Call for proposals HT.5115: Training of national judges in EU Competition Law

EU - Competition

1. Introduction On 17 October 2013 the European Parliament and the Council adopted Regulation (EU) No 1382/20131 establishing a Justice Programme for the period 2014-2020. One of its specific objectives is to support and promote judicial training, including language training on legal terminology, with a view to fostering a common legal and judicial culture. On 13 March 2017, the European Com ...
Read Call Deadline Apr 16, 2018   - 53 days
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Interreg 2 Seas Mers Zeeën - 6th Call for Proposals 1th step

Interreg 2 Seas Mers Zeeën

1. Introduction The European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) aims to strengthen economic and social cohesion in the European Union by correcting imbalances between its regions. The European Territorial Cooperation (ETC) strand is central to the construction of a common European space, and a cornerstone of European integration. It has clear European added value: helping to ensure that borders a ...
Read Call Deadline May 2, 2018   - 69 days
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ERA-HDHL Call for Transnational Research Proposals: “Nutrition & the Epigenome”

JPI HDHL - Healthy Diet for Healthy Life (Horizon 2020)

1. Introduction The Joint Programming Initiative A Healthy Diet for a Healthy Life (JPI HDHL) has been established to coordinate research in the areas of food, diet, physical activity and health, in order to achieve tangible societal and health impacts and to strengthen European leadership and competitiveness in this field. The JPI HDHL entails a voluntary partnership between Member States and ...
Read Call Deadline Apr 12, 2018   - 49 days
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Second Call for proposals of the Interreg-IPA Cross-border Cooperation Bulgaria-the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Interreg-IPA CBC Bulgaria-the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Preface These Application’s Package for the Second Call for Proposals under the Interreg – IPA Cross- border Cooperation Programme Bulgaria – the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia 2014-2020 include the following integral parts, which must be considered in their entirety by all potential Applicants:   Guidelines for Applicants for the Second Call for Proposals;   Attac ...
Read Call Deadline May 11, 2018   - 78 days
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MANUNET Transnational CALL 2018

MANUNET

1. What is MANUNET? MANUNET is a network of Governments under the European Horizon 2020 Programme targeted towards achieving co-ordinated calls in order to finance R&D in Manufacturing. MANUNET is funding transnational research projects in the field of Manufacturing by offering coordinated calls from the participating regional & national governments. The main objective of MANUNET is to st ...
Read Call Deadline Mar 23, 2018   - 29 days
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Agile IOT Open Call 2

AGILE IoT

What is the Agile IoT Open Call? The open call is addressing IOT Hardware and software developing SMEs, entrepreneurs and start-ups. They can submit a proposal to request a sub-grant from the AGILE IOT project. Applicants are invited to develop applications on top of AGILE software and hardware, extend the envisioned pilots by the project but also implement new use cases demonstrating the po ...
Read Call Deadline Mar 30, 2018   - 35 days
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bIoTope Use Case Implementation and Expansion - bIoTope-OC2

bIoTope (Horizon 2020)

1. Objective bIoTope lays the foundation for creating open innovation ecosystems by providing a platform that enables companies to easily create new IoT systems and to rapidly harness available information using advanced Systems-of-Systems (SoS) capabilities for Connected Smart Objects. The bIoTope platform enables IoT product and service providers to quickly develop and deploy IoT solutions ut ...
Read Call Deadline Apr 30, 2018   - 66 days
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5G Application and Devices Benchmarking - TRIANGLE Third Call for Experiments [OC5]

5G Triangle

1 Triangle Open Calls Objective The TRIANGLE project is using open calls to support innovative experiments from industry, FIRE and 5G-PPP projects in order to promote the usage of the testing framework and its partial or total deployment in other facilities. The Triangle testbed allows application developers and device manufacturers to test their applications and devices on a 5G network and hav ...
Read Call Deadline Mar 11, 2018   - 16 days
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1st INDEMAND Open call for companies – Murcia Region

inDemand

1. ABOUT INDEMAND The main goals of inDemand are: ●  Set up and validate a sustainable co-creation model that solves bottom-up challenges identified within public entities. ●  Increase the capacity of public entities for systematically identifying needs that can be converted into successful business opportunities for private companies. inDemand is a new model where Health ...
Read Call Deadline Apr 30, 2018   - 66 days
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LORENZO NATALI MEDIA PRIZE 2018

Europe Aid

LORENZO NATALI MEDIA PRIZE 2018   What is LNP? Established in 1992, Lorenzo Natali Media Prize is an award granted by the European Commission to journalists from all over the world for their outstanding works on development. For 2018 the Lorenzo Natali Media Prize will award a special thematic prize for submissions related to the elimination of violence against women and girls.   Wh ...
Read Call Deadline Mar 9, 2018   - 15 days
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Smart Solutions for Ageing well - AAL Call Challenge 2018

AAL - Active and assisted living programme

The aim of this competition announcement is to support innovative, transnational and multi-disciplinary collaborative projects developing ICT-based solutions by targeting any application area(s) within the AAL domain (the call document will provide information on the relevant AAL taxonomy and the specified target markets). For the first time, this year, the call allows for more flexibility regardi ...
Read Call Deadline May 28, 2018   - 94 days
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Support for Training 2018 - EACEA/09/2018

EC - Creative Europe

1. OBJECTIVES AND DESCRIPTION This notice of a call for proposals is based on the Regulation No 1295/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 11/12/2013 concerning the implementation of a programme of support for the European cultural and creative sector (CREATIVE EUROPE)1 and its corrigendum of the 27/06/20142. Within the field of reinforcing the audiovisual sector's capacity, ...
Read Call Deadline Apr 26, 2018   - 62 days
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EU Aid Volunteers - Deployment - EACEA 04/2018

EU Aid Volunteers

Deployment of EU Aid Volunteers, including apprenticeship placements for junior professionals and capacity building / technical assistance for implementing organisations, administrative costs for online-volunteering opportunities The Regulation of the European Parliament and the Council establishing the European Voluntary Humanitarian Aid Corps – EU Aid Volunteers (hereinafter referred to as 't ...
Read Call Deadline Apr 6, 2018   - 43 days
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Erasmus Charter for Higher Education Selection 2019

EC - Erasmus+

The Erasmus Charter for Higher Education (ECHE) provides the general quality framework for European and international cooperation activities a higher education institution (HEI) may carry out within the Erasmus+ Programme. The award of an Erasmus Charter for Higher Education is a pre-requisite for all HEIs located in a Programme country and willing to participate in any of the three key activities ...
Read Call Deadline Mar 22, 2018   - 27 days
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Eureka - Spain South Korea call for projects

EUREKA

Call description Korea and Spain are announcing the Call for Proposals for joint R&D projects, focusing on developing innovative products and applications in all technological and application areas. Applicants are expected to develop ready to market solutions or projects which have strong market potential for Korea and Spain. KIAT (Korea Institute for Advancement of Technology) and CDTI-E ...
Read Call Deadline Mar 28, 2018   - 34 days
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SUSTAINABLE AND LIVEABLE CITIES AND URBAN AREAS - Europe-China Joint Call for Proposals

JPI Urban Europe

In answer to the global urbanisation challenge, NSFC and JPI Urban Europe have agreed to work towards a long-term cooperation programme in the area of sustainable urbanisation, with different topics addressed in time. For the first, Pilot Call in this programme, the strategic theme of ‘Sustainable Urbanisation in the Context of Economic Transformation & Climate Change’ has been selected. JPI Ur ...
Read Call Deadline Apr 12, 2018   - 48 days
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Call for proposals to prevent and combat racism, xenophobia and other forms of intolerance - REC-RRAC-RACI-AG-2018

EC - Justice - Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme

Priorities and activities to be co-financed 1. Priorities The call is aimed at supporting projects focusing on preventing and combating racism, xenophobia and other forms of intolerance, by: - improving responses to hate crime and hate speech, including but not limited to means of criminal law; - supporting victims of hate crime and hate speech; - preventing hatred by fostering tole ...
Read Call Deadline Oct 4, 2018   - 224 days
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Call for proposals to monitor, prevent and counter hate speech online - REC-RRAC-ONLINE-AG-2018

EC - Justice - Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme

Priorities and activities to be co-financed 1. Priorities The Commission is committed to curb the trends of online hate speech in Europe. For that purpose, on 31st May 2016, the Commission agreed on a Code of Conduct on countering illegal hate speech online (http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-16-1937_en.htm). The call is thus aimed at supporting projects in the field of countering hate ...
Read Call Deadline Oct 11, 2018   - 231 days
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Restricted call for proposals for public authorities on preventing and combating racism, xenophobia and other forms of intolerance, and in particular hate crime and hate speech - REC-RRAC-HATE-AG-2018

EC - Justice - Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme

Priorities and activities to be co-financed 1. Priorities Public authorities bear the primary responsibility of ensuring an adequate response to racism, xenophobia and other forms of intolerance by designing and implementing laws, policies, tools and practices to prevent, counter and, where relevant, sanction their manifestations, in particular hate crime and hate speech, and ensure justice, ...
Read Call Deadline Sep 27, 2018   - 217 days
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Open call for proposals to address: A) equal participation of women and men in public fora, in leadership positions in politics and in the corporate sector; B) to support public authorities and civil society ... - REC-RGEN-WWLB-AG-2018

EC - Justice - Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme

Priorities and activities to be co-financed 1. Priorities A) The aim of the priority is to support projects promoting equality for women and men in public debates, in leadership positions in politics and in the corporate sector. Women in the EU make up more than half of the population and of the electorate. Equal participation of women and men in public life and in politics is a matter of ...
Read Call Deadline Jun 19, 2018   - 117 days
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Restricted call for proposals to support National Roma platforms - REC-RDIS-NRCP-AG-2018

EC - Justice - Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme

Priorities and activities to be co-financed 1. Priorities The priority of this restricted call for proposals for action grants is to support the setting up or reinforcing of national consultation processes in the Member States, through National Roma Platforms convened and managed by National Roma Contact Points (NRCPs). NRCPs were appointed by Member States, in line with the EU Framework ...
Read Call Deadline Nov 8, 2018   - 259 days
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Call for proposals to support national or transnational projects on non-discrimination and Roma integration - REC-RDIS-DISC-AG-2018

EC - Justice - Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme

Priorities and activities to be co-financed 1. Priorities This call will aim to co-fund national or transnational projects tackling at least one of the following grounds of discrimination of Art. 19 TFEU: racial or ethnic origin, religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation. Respecting the principle of gender mainstreaming they should aim at: 1. Fighting against discriminatio ...
Read Call Deadline Oct 9, 2018   - 229 days
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Call for proposals to improve the inclusion of mobile EU citizens and their political and societal participation and to support and enhance the democratic participation of mobile EU citizens, particularly in underrepresented.. REC-RCIT-CITI-AG-2018

EC - Justice - Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme

Priorities and activities to be co-financed 1. Priorities The aim is to support Member States' efforts to address challenges arising from intra-EU mobility whilst also promoting and facilitating the effective exercise of the free movement rights by EU citizens and their family members. Project activities should foster the successful inclusion and participation of mobile EU citizens and their ...
Read Call Deadline Apr 26, 2018   - 63 days
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Call for proposals on capacity-building in the area of rights of the child - putting in place robust national or regional integrated mechanisms to support children ageing out of/leaving alternative care - REC-RCHI-PROF-AG-2018

EC - Justice - Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme

Priorities and activities to be co-financed 1. Priorities Projects shall support capacity building of professionals working for and with children on the rights of the child and child protection: project activities shall focus on putting in place robust national or regional integrated mechanisms to support children ageing out of/leaving alternative care and they shall encompass a strong child ...
Read Call Deadline May 31, 2018   - 98 days
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Call for proposals for EU Member States to support the improvement of border surveillance - ISFB-2017-AG-ESUR

EC - Internal Security Fund

1. INTRODUCTION Article 67(3) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU) declares as the European Union’s objective ensuring a high level of security within an area of freedom, security and justice. To achieve this objective, a more coherent approach on the internal and external aspects of migration management is needed and a correlation should be established between the f ...
Read Call Deadline Mar 20, 2018   - 26 days
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Action grants to support transnational projects on judicial training covering civil law, criminal law or fundamental rights - JUST-JTRA-EJTR-AG-2018

EC - Justice - Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme

Scope: 1.1. Priorities and activities to be funded The objective is to contribute to the effective and coherent application of EU law in the areas of civil law, criminal law and fundamental rights, judicial ethics and the rule of law, by helping to address the training needs of justice professionals in these fields. It also targets the specific training needs of court staff and bailiffs, as ...
Read Call Deadline Oct 25, 2018   - 244 days
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Call for proposals for action grants to support transnational projects to promote judicial cooperation in civil and criminal matters - JUST-JCOO-AG-2018

EC - Justice - Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme

Scope: The main objective is to contribute to the effective and coherent application of the acquis relating to judicial cooperation in civil and criminal matters. PRIORITIES AND ACTIVITIES TO BE CO-FINANCED 1. Priorities 1.1 Judicial Cooperation in civil matters The aim is to promote judicial cooperation in civil matters and to contribute to the effective and coherent application an ...
Read Call Deadline Jun 19, 2018   - 116 days
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Restricted call to members of the European Judicial Network in civil and commercial matters and to the national authorities, courts and professional association - JUST-JCOO-EJN-AG-2018

EC - Justice - Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme

Scope: 1.1. Priorities The main objective is to contribute to the effective and coherent application of the acquis relating to judicial cooperation in civil and criminal matters. The priority shall be given to the following: support setting up and strengthening of national networks under the European Judicial Network in civil and commercial matters in order to ensure better imple ...
Read Call Deadline Jun 7, 2018   - 104 days
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Action grants to support national or transnational e-Justice projects - JUST-JACC-EJU-AG-2018

EC - Justice - Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme

Scope: 1.1. Priorities The objective is to contribute to achieving the objectives of the European e-Justice Strategy 2014-2018. It will support the implementation of e-Justice projects within the European e-Justice Portal and at national level, in as far as they have a European dimension. The priority is to support the implementation of a platform for Mutual Legal Assistance requests rega ...
Read Call Deadline Oct 16, 2018   - 235 days
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BIG IoT Second Open Call

BIG IoT (Horizon 2020)

BIG IoT Second Open Call BIG IoT project, funded by the H2020 Framework Programme for Research and Innovation (2014 -2020), has reserved a portion of its budget for specific tasks to be carried out by third parties. These third parties are selected by means of two open calls. In general, the conditions for participation and funding are those of H2020 Framework Programme for Research and Inno ...
Read Call Deadline Mar 8, 2018   - 13 days
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Orphacodes Project - PJ-03-2018

EC- 3rd Health Programme

Scope: Currently, only a small fraction of rare diseases have codes in international nomenclatures, making it a challenge to trace patients with rare diseases in health information systems on a national and international level.The Commission expery group on rare diseases in its "Recommendation on Ways to Improve Codification for Rare Diseases in Health Information Systems' is calling for suppor ...
Read Call Deadline Apr 26, 2018   - 62 days
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Supporting Member States voluntary cooperation in the area of pricing through the Euripid Collaboration - PJ-02-2018

EC- 3rd Health Programme

Scope: The overall aim of this action is to support voluntary cooperation between Member States through the establishment and maintenance of a cooperative tool to exchange information on national policies in the area of pricing of medicinal products. The grant will contribute to further establishing the Euripid database as an effective voluntary cooperation between Member States aiming at in ...
Read Call Deadline Apr 26, 2018   - 62 days
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Scaling up integrated care - PJ-01-2018

EC- 3rd Health Programme

Non Communicable diseases The priority in the area of prevention of and integrated care for non-communicable diseases is on transferring and/or scaling-up of existing good and best practices. The main objective is to support the pan-EU collaboration between health and/or social services actors are national, regional or locals levels with a view to supporting Member States to reach the UN/WHO vo ...
Read Call Deadline Apr 26, 2018   - 62 days
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Prevention in civil protection and marine pollution - UCPM-2018-PP-PREV-AG

EC - Union Civil Protection Mechanism

Specific Challenge: Support and complement the efforts of Member States in the field of disaster prevention, focusing on areas where cooperation provides added value and complement existing cooperation frameworks/instruments provided by relevant EU macro-regional strategies. Support the IPA II beneficiaries and the European Neighbourhood Policy countries in the field of disaster prevention a ...
Read Call Deadline Apr 25, 2018   - 61 days
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Preparedness in civil protection and marine pollution - UCPM-2018-PP-PREP-AG

EC - Union Civil Protection Mechanism

Specific Challenge: Improve the preparedness of the Union Civil Protection Mechanism to respond to disaster risks. Enhance knowledge of effective preparedness and through the EC Disaster Risk Management Knowledge Centre. Develop cooperation across countries on challenges in the field of civil protection and/or marine pollution and enhance the awareness of professionals and volunteers. ...
Read Call Deadline Apr 25, 2018   - 61 days
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EaSI-PROGRESS - Call for proposals on social innovation and national reforms: Innovative work-life balance strategies to facilitate reconciliation of professional and caring responsibilities - VP/2018/005

EC - Employment, Social Affairs & Inclusion (EaSI)

1. INTRODUCTION – BACKGROUND 1.1. Programme/Legal base This call for proposals is published under REGULATION (EU) No 1296/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 11 December 2013 on a European Union Programme for Employment and Social Innovation ("EaSI")1 and amending Decision No 283/2010/EU establishing a European Progress Microfinance Facility for employment and social inclus ...
Read Call Deadline Apr 18, 2018   - 55 days
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EUREKA - Austria Spain Call for projects

EUREKA

Call description Spain and Austria are announcing the 2nd Call for Proposals for joint R&D projects, focusing on developing innovative products and applications in all technological and application areas. Applicants are expected to develop ready to market solutions or projects which have strong market potential for Spain and Austria.  Respective National Authorities responsible for this call ...
Read Call Deadline Apr 16, 2018   - 53 days
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Joint Call for Proposals ERA-NET Cofund on Sustainable Crop Production

SusCrop - ERA-NET Cofund on Sustainable Crop Production

This document announces the first transnational Call in the field of sustainable crop production, within the framework of the ERA-NET-Cofund on Sustainable Crop Production (SusCrop). The main purpose of the Call is to improve the sustainability and resilience of crop production within the European Research Area (ERA) by supporting transnational research projects on this topic. Joint projects must ...
Read Call Deadline Apr 4, 2018   - 41 days
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Ideas from Europe – Further development and scaling - 279/G/GRO/SME/17/C/019a

EC - Growth

1. CONTEXT The European Commission has adopted on 22 November 2016 an initiative to improve the economic and regulatory situation for start- and scale-ups (see for further detail 'Europe's next leaders', Communication from the Commission, hereinafter referred to as 'SUI'). The 46 different policy actions of this initiative will be implemented over time to make European policy for start- and sca ...
Read Call Deadline Mar 15, 2018   - 20 days
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Strengthening public acceptance and awareness of FCH-technologies by educating pupils at schools - FCH-04-4-2018

Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU)

Specific Challenge: Public awareness and social acceptance regarding FCH technologies have an essential role on the market uptake of FCH applications, as they foster the commercial demand and strengthen the integration and deployment of available and future FCH technologies in both public and private sectors. FCH technologies have positive impact on increasing the use of renewable resources an ...
Read Call Deadline Apr 24, 2018   - 60 days
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Hydrogen admixtures in the natural gas grid - FCH-04-2-2018

Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU)

Specific Challenge:Injecting hydrogen admixtures into the natural gas network can contribute significantly to solving the problem of transporting and storing surplus electricity generated from renewable resources (see e.g. working document on Energy storage – the role of electricity SWD(2017) 61). There are, however, a number of challenges for the existing gas grid in ...
Read Call Deadline Apr 24, 2018   - 60 days
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Accelerated Stress Testing (AST) protocols for Solid Oxide Cells (SOC) - FCH-04-3-2018

Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU)

Specific Challenge:This approach addresses key aspects of interest for the industry related to durability, particularly regarding the stack components as cells, interconnects or seals. Targeting the understanding of realistic failure modes and the development of ASTs that address those failure modes is a valuable contribution in order to shorten the development time of ...
Read Call Deadline Apr 24, 2018   - 60 days
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PNR for safety of hydrogen driven vehicles and transport through tunnels and similar confined spaces - FCH-04-1-2018

Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU)

Specific Challenge:It is a long standing finding of the research community that hydrogen behaves very benign in free environment. Confinement and congestion, however, promote more severe accidental consequences. The Network of Excellence (NoE) project HySafe derived from this the strong need for improving the principal understanding of and the development of validated r ...
Read Call Deadline Apr 24, 2018   - 60 days
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Waste-stream based power balancing plants with high efficiency, high flexibility and power-to-X capability - FCH-02-8-2018

Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU)

Specific Challenge:Renewable energy sources are significantly reshaping the energy production scheme in Europe. Today’s still dominating fossil fuels will be significantly reduced in their role as electricity source. Despite this, carbon containing renewable primary energy in form of industrial and municipal waste, secondary and tertiary biomass, or even waste dischar ...
Read Call Deadline Apr 24, 2018   - 60 days