Call: Challenging the future- technologies
|Type of Fund||Action programme|
|Description of programme |
"Pilot Projects and Preparatory Actions"
This Programme introduces new initiatives that might turn into standing EU funding programmes. A Pilot Project is an initiative of an experimental nature designed to test the feasibility of an action and its usefulness and lasts not more than two years. A Preparatory Action - normally the successor of a successful pilot project on the same matter - is designed to prepare new actions like EU policies, legislation, programmes etc. with funding for not more than three years.
The Programme focuses on the following overarching objectives:
|Link||Link to Programme|
Challenging the future- technologies
|Description of call
"Challenging the future- technologies"
|To lay the foundations for radically new future technologies of any kind with unexpected impact, that aims to bring radical
technological superiority over potential adversaries. This topic also encourages the driving role of new actors in defence
research and innovation, including excellent young researchers, ambitious high-tech SMEs and visionary research centres of
big companies and research and technology organisations. Proposals are sought for cutting-edge, high-risk/high-impact
research leading to game-changing impact in a defence context. They must have all of the following essential characteristics: |
|Link||Link to Call|
|Thematic Focus||Technologies, Security, Research, Innovation, SME|
|Funding area|| EU Member States
Norway / Norge
|Origin of Applicant|| EU Member States |
Norway / Norge
|Eligible applicants||Education and Training Centres, Federal State / Region / City / Municipality / Local Authority, Research Institution, Lobby Group / Professional Association / Trade Union, International Organization, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises, SMEs (between 10 and 249 employees), Microenterprises (fewer than 10 employees), NGO / NPO, Public Services, Start Up Company, University, Enterprise (more than 250 employees or not defined), National Government, Association|
|Project Partner Details|| |
Research Actions must involve at least three legal entities from different EU Member states or Norway
|Project duration max||24 months|
|Type of Funding||Grants|
|Financial details|| Indicative grant size per project:
1.5 million € |
Co-financing rate: max. 100%
|Submission||Online via Funding & Tenders Portal|
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