Call Documents

How to apply

  • The 7th joint call was officially launched on 3 November 2015.
  • Submission of full proposals will be invited from 3 November 2015 and closes on 1 February 2016 (13:00 CET). Projects are expected to start in late 2016.

In some countries it is necessary for applicants to also send additional forms or hardcopy applications as required by the national funding agencies of those countries. Potential applicants should consult the Call Text and the National Forms for their country or contact their national or regional contact person for more details.

Applicants are strongly advised to contact their national representative and confirm eligibility with their respective funding organization in advance of submitting an application.

Call regulation

These cooperative projects must have a minimum of three and maximum of eight participants from a minimum of three different ERA-IB-2, ERASynBio and/or ERA-MBT member countries/regions contributing to the call. The participation of an industrial partner in the consortium is recommended.

Consortium agreement

All project partners are required to sign a Consortium Agreement (CA) within three months of the project start, addressing the points given in the Consortium Agreement Guidelines. The CA must be made available on request to the national or regional funding organisation together with any other information required by national or regional regulations.
You can use the DESCA Model, but you are not required to use this as the basis of your CA but it is recommended by the European Commission.

Call documents