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ERC publishes 2021 work programme

The European Research Council has published the work programme for 2021 on February 22, 2021. In this round, the Starting, Consolidator and Advanced Grant funding lines will be announced.


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Horizon Europe: External experts wanted for project evaluations

For the EU's new Framework Programme for Research and Innovation, Horizon Europe, the European Commission is looking for external experts from all disciplines to be involved in the evaluation of grant applications, projects and tenders. In addition, the experts will advise the Commission on the preparation, implementation and evaluation of EU programmes.

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State aid: Commission approves €2.9 billion public support by twelve Member States for a second pan-European research and innovation project along the entire battery value chain

The Commission has approved, under EU State aid rules, a second Important Project of Common European Interest (“IPCEI”) to support research and innovation in the battery value chain. The project, called “European Battery Innovation” was jointly prepared and notified by Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Poland, Slovakia, Spain and Sweden.

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New ERA-MIN 3 Joint Call 2021 is open: Raw materials for the sustainable development and the circular economy

The EU Co-funded ERA-MIN Joint Call 2021 with an indicative budget of €19 million is the first joint call of the ERA-NET Cofund ERA-MIN3. Deadline for pre-proposal submission is 1 April 2021. The scope of the 2021 call is needs-driven research addressing three segments of non-fuel, non-food raw materials: metallic materials, construction materials, and industrial minerals.

New EU project “HyFlow” to develop a smart hybrid energy storage system


New EU project “HyFlow” to develop a smart hybrid energy storage system

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New ERAPerMed call: EU funding for translational research projects on personalised medicine

With the fourth transnational call "Multidisciplinary Research Projects on Personalised Medicine - Development of Clinical Support Tools for Personalised Medicine Implementation", ERAPerMed funds research and innovation activities that establish close links between clinical research, computer science/medical informatics and research on ethical, legal and social aspects in the field of personalised medicine.

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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2021!

Our office will be closed from December 23, 2020 to January 10, 2021. For very urgent matters, you can reach us on 23.12.2020, 28.12. to 30.12.2020, 4.1. to 5.1.2021 and 7.1. to 8.1.2021 either at the e-mail address  or by telephone from 9 am to 1 pm on +49 89 9901 888-0.

We wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

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Horizon Europe: Council presidency reaches political agreement with the European Parliament

The EU has come closer to adopting its next multiannual framework programme for research and innovation. The German presidency of the Council today reached a provisional political agreement with the European Parliament's negotiators on the proposed regulation establishing Horizon Europe, the EU framework programme for research and innovation for the years 2021 to 2027.

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Construction of Clariant's sunliquid® plant in Romania on track for completion by the end of 2021

Further information can be found here.

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Spring 2021: Events on Horizon Europe

In the spring of 2021, BayFOR will organise various online information events with different formats on Horizon Europe. You will find information about the events on our website as soon as the dates are fixed. Please also follow us on Twitter and LinkedIN to be informed as soon as possible.

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