M-ERA.NET 3 Call 2024 is open

The M-ERA.NET Call 2023 was launched on 5 March 2024. The aim of the call is to fund ambitious transnational RTD projects addressing materials research and innovation. M-ERA.NET aims to strengthen the contribution of materials R&D to energy-related applications where applicable.

Deadline for submission of pre-proposals is 14 May 2024, 12:00 noon, Brussels time.

Technology Agency of the Czech Republic (TA CR) will support successful Czech applicants and their projects with the amount of 1 450 000 EURmaximum amount per project 350 000 EUR. Both enterprises and research organizations can apply for TA CR funding. Funding rules for the Czech applicants are defined by a funding programme SIGMA.

The Call 2024 includes the following thematic areas:

  1. Sustainable advanced materials for energy 
  2. Innovative surfaces, coatings and interfaces 
  3. High performance composites 
  4. Functional materials 
  5. Materials addressing environmental challenges 
  6. Next generation materials for advanced electronics

List of the participating countries and regions:

Belgie (F.R.S.-FNRS, SPW, VLAIO), Brazílie (FAPESP), Bulharsko (BNSF), Česko (TA ČR), Dánsko (IFD), Estonsko (ETAg), Finsko (AKA, Business Finland), Francie (ANR), Chorvatsko (MSE), Itálie (CaR), Izrael (MOST-IL, IIA), Jihoafrická republika (DSI), Jižní Korea (KIAT), Kanada – Québec (PRIMA), Litva (LMT), Lotyšsko (LZP), Lucembursko (FNR), Maďarsko (NKFIH), Německo (SMWK), Polsko (NCBR, NCN), Rakousko (FFG), Rumunsko (UEFISCDI), Slovensko (SAS), Slovinsko (MVZI), Španělsko (AEI, SEKUENS, EJ-GV, Innobasque), Švýcarsko (SFOE), Taiwan (NSTC), Turecko (TUBITAK).

Project consortia must consist of at least 3 partners from at least 3 different countries (at least 2 EU member states or associated countries) participating in the M-ERA.NET Call 2023. In addition to the minimum consortium the participation of further partners is possible.

M-ERA.NET Call 2024 information webinar will take place on 7 March 2024,  12:00 – 14:00 (Brussels time). Please register >> 

For more information visit www.m-era.net or www.tacr.cz.