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CHIST-ERA III ERA-NET Cofund

Project number768977
Identification of programmeHorizon2020
Type of ActionERA-NET Cofund
CallH2020-SwafS-2016-1
Duration 60 months (December 1st 2017 – November 30th 2022)
EU Reimbursement rate 33 %
Max EU contribution 389 812,50 €
TACR Financial Commitment 1 000 000 €
Total Project Budget 10 920 000 €
Total EU contribution 4 500 787,50 €

The project summary

CHIST-ERA is a network of research funding organisations in Europe and beyond with programmes in ICST (Information and Communication Science and Technology), at the intersection of the FET and the ICT domains. 

CHIST-ERA III aims at supporting transnational research projects addressing long-term scientific challenges in the domain of ICT or at the interface between this and other domains. It also fosters the maturation of the corresponding research topics and the structuration of the corresponding communities. Another goal is to encourage Open Science best practices.

Project activities

Project activities are divided into 10 work packages.
WP1: Project management
WP2: Call 2017 preparation and launch
WP3: Call 2017 evaluation and selection
WP4: Call 2017 project follow-up and monitoring
WP5: Communication, Exploitation and Dissemination of the results
WP6: Topic selection and definition (for calls 2018 and 2019)
WP7: Call 2018 preparation and launch
WP8: Call 2018 launch, evaluation and selection
WP9: Project follow-up and monitoring (for projects from all calls except Call 2017)
WP10: Project Seminars and Strategic Analysis

Participating organisations

  1. National Research Agency (ANR), France
  2. Austrian Science Fund (FWF), Austria
  3. National Fund for Scientific Research (FNRS), Belgium
  4. National Science Fund of Bulgaria (BNSF), Bulgaria
  5. Technology Agency of the Czech Republic (TACR), Czech Republic
  6. Estonian Science Foundation (ETAG), Estonia
  7. Academy of Finland (AKA), Finland
  8. Higher Education Authority (HEA), Ireland
  9. Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR), Italy
  10. Research Council of Lithuania (LSC/LMT/RCL), Lithuania
  11. National Science Centre (NCN), Poland
  12. Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT-PT), Portugal
  13. Executive Agency for Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation Funding (UEFISCDI), Romania
  14. Slovak Academy of Science (SAS/SAV), Slovakia
  15. Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (MINECO), Spain
  16. Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF/SNF), Switzerland
  17. The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK), Turkey

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme under grant agreement No. 768977.