SAF€RA has launched its sixth joint call for transnational, collaborative research projects. The “fast track” call aims to foster collaboration between researchers from different countries in Europe and from different scientific disciplines, in order to improve safety and the management of technological risks. The call title is Industrial safety in the context of pandemics and exponential change, with two topics:
The total available budget for the 2021 call is approx. 1.2 M€. Two forms of funding are available:
Most projects funded within this call will include 2 to 4 partners, for a duration between 12 and 24 months and funding between 20 and 150 k€ per project partner. The call aims to fund mainly applied research carried out in universities or research institutes, though contributions from industry are also eligible. Interdisciplinary research is encouraged. Cooperation and joint activities between different consortia funded within the call will be encouraged.
The 2021 joint call will use a single-stage application process (no pre-proposal stage). The calendar of the various stages is shown below.
|Publication of the call||December 8 2020|
|Deadline for submissions of proposals||March 30 2021|
|National funding decisions transmitted to applicants||End of May 2021|
|Contracts established; projects start||June to September 2021|
The following documents are available:
For general queries concerning the 2021 joint call, please email the call secretariat at firstname.lastname@example.org. Make sure you read the call documents above and check the list of frequently asked questions first.
If you have questions concerning the eligibility criteria of specific funding organizations, please check the contact information provided in the Guidelines for proposers document, which can be downloaded above.
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Deadline for proposals March 30th 2021