The lauched joint call for transnational research and innovation projects is initiated by funding organisations from 16 countries of the former ERA-NET MARTEC consortium and JPI OCEANS members: Argentina, Belarus, Belgium, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Spain, South Africa and Turkey and will be co-funded by the European Commission under Horizon 2020.
The transnational call has a budget of about 30 Mio € for collaborative research and innovation projects in the following areas:
Applicants from the above mentioned countries are eligible for funding. Applicants from other countries are eligible in case they fund their own involvement or provide a letter of committment for available funds.
MarTERA will implement the Call 2017 as a two-step procedure (a pre-proposal and a full-proposal step). Step 1 deadline for submission of pre-proposals is 31th March 2017. Further detailed information are available in the Call Announcement.