In March 2021, the QuantERA Consortium will announce a Call for Proposals in Quantum Information and Communication Sciences and Technologies, co-funded by the European Commission (QuantERA Co-funded Call 2021).
The Call will comprise two topics:
- Quantum Phenomena and Resources (basic research);
- Applied Quantum Science (applied research).
The Technology Agency of the Czech Republic (TA CR) will financially support only successful Czech applicants involved in the applied research projects with the amount of 1 000 000 EUR. Czech applicants involved in the basic research projects will be supported by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports (MEYS).
Both enterprises and research organizations can apply for TA CR funding. Funding rules for the Czech applicants are defined by a funding programme EPSILON.
Anticipated deadline for pre-proposals: 13th of May 2021
TACR and MEYS organize on March 15, 2021 from 10 a.m. information webinar for the Czech applicants. Registration here.
Countries participating in the Call:
Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey
The project consortia must have a minimum of three partners requesting funding in at least three countries participating in the Call.