SAF€RA launched its seventh joint call for transnational, collaborative research projects on May 19th 2022. The call title is Industrial safety implications of platform work, the Green Deal, and advanced materials for energy storage, with three topics:
The total available budget for the 2022 call is approx. 1.8 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 36 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 2022 joint call will use a two-stage application process with a pre-proposal mechanisms for the first stage. The calendar of the various stages is shown below.
|Publication of the call||19 May 2022|
|Deadline for submissions of pre-proposals||5 September 2022|
|Information sent to applicants on results of the first stage. Requests for full proposals are sent to selected applicants, and collaborations proposed to single-nation applicants.||20 September 2022|
|Deadline for submission of full proposals||1 December 2022|
|National funding decisions transmitted to applicants||28 February 2023|
|Projects start||March to April 2023|
A web-based matchmaking facility is available to help researchers wishing to submit projects as a consortium to find partners.
For general queries concerning the 2022 joint call, please email the call secretariat at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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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