Four JRC Nuclear research infrastructures open for the first time calls for proposals for collaboration

The Joint Research Center (JRC) has opened four calls to access JRC scientific laboratories and facilities in the field of:

Nuclear reactor test infrastructures EMMA (Calls close on 31 January 2020)

ERC

ERC – Number of proposals submitted Synergy Grants 2020 call

The call for applications closed on 5 November 2019. 440 proposals were submitted.

COST - Brexit update: UK Government extends Underwrite Guarantee to COST Programme

The UK government has addressed the potential impact of a no-deal Brexit on COST Actions by issuing a government guarantee.

Science and Policy: What's on the EU's agenda? – November 2019

The November 2019 issue of DG JRC's special monthly briefing addressed to the scientific community is now available.

ERA-MIN 2 Joint Call 2019 – “Raw materials for the sustainable development and the circular economy”

The pan-European, global network ERA-MIN 2 published the 2nd pre-announcement for the 3rd upcoming Joint Call.

ERC

ERC – Number of proposals submitted Starting Grants 2020 call

The call for applications closed on 16 October 2019. 3271 applications were submitted. The distribution over the three main domains is as follows:

Next step in co-design process for first Strategic Plan for Horizon Europe

DG Research and Innovation has published a revised version of the document which forms the basis of the co-design process that will prepare the first Strategic Plan for Horizon Europe: ”Orientations towards the first Strategic Plan for Horizon Europe” which can be found

FET PREFET

PREFET open consultation on FET proposals 2019/20 and future EIC Pathfinder calls

The PREFET project is a Coordination and Support Action funded under Horizon 2020 programme Future and Emerging Technologies Open, also known as the EIC Pathfinder pilot.

European Research Area

Research Infrastructures - the Future of the European Research Area (ERA) from a Regional and Cross-border Perspective - CoR opinion adopted

The opinion “Research infrastructures: The future of the European Research Area (ERA) from a regional and cross-border perspective” was adopted by the 136th plenary session (9 October 2019) of the Committee of the Regions (CoR).

Number of proposals submitted - Innovation in SMEs

Peer learning of innovation agencies INNOSUP-05-2018-2020

In response to the call, the following number of proposals were received