Close X

Call: Cleanest Engine of the Future

Type of Fund Action programme
Description of programme
"Horizon 2020 - Prizes"
Horizon Prizes are challenge prizes (also known as 'inducement' prizes) which offer a cash reward to whoever can most effectively meet a defined challenge. They act as an incentive for innovation. They prescribe the goal but not who the innovator should be or how the goal should be achieved.
Link Link to Programme
Cleanest Engine of the Future
Description of call
"Cleanest Engine of the Future"
European citizens in many urban areas suffer from serious health impacts due to air quality issues.
Since engines are the main contributors to vehicular emissions, the Horizon Prize for the Cleanest Engine of the future aims spurring the development of advanced lean burn engine and powertrain technologies using conventional fuels, reducing the most dangerous pollutants, NOX, particulate matter (PM) and other pollutants under real-driving conditions on the road as well as under standardized conditions in the laboratory combined with improved fuel efficiency while complying with operational requirements such as good driving performance, safety, noise and an acceptable costs.
Link Link to Call
Thematic Focus Mobility & Transport/Traffic , Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy, Research & Innovation, Technology Transfer & Exchange
Funding area EU Member States
Candidate Countries
Albania / Shqipëria
Austria / Österreich
Belgium / Belgique-België
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bulgaria / България
Croatia / Hrvatska
Cyprus / Κύπρος
Czech Republic / Česká Republika
Denmark / Danmark
Estonia / Eesti
Finland / Suomi
Germany / Deutschland
Greece / Ελλάδα (Ellada)
Hungary / Magyarország
Iceland / Ísland
Ireland / Ireland
Italy / Italia
Latvia / Latvija
Lithuania / Lietuva
Luxembourg / Luxembourg
Montenegro / Crna Gora/Црна Гора
Netherlands / Nederland
North Macedonia / Северна Македонија
Norway / Norge
Poland / Polska
Portugal / Portugal
Romania / România
Serbia / Сpбија
Slovakia / Slovensko
Slovenia / Slovenija
Spain / España
Sweden / Sverige
Switzerland / Schweiz / Suisse / Svizzera
Turkey / Türkiye
Ukraine / Україна Oukraïna
United Kingdom
Origin of Applicant EU Member States

Albania / Shqipëria
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Iceland / Ísland
Montenegro / Crna Gora/Црна Гора
North Macedonia / Северна Македонија
Norway / Norge
Serbia / Сpбија
Switzerland / Schweiz / Suisse / Svizzera
Turkey / Türkiye
Ukraine / Україна Oukraïna
Eligible applicants Microenterprises (fewer than 10 employees), Small and Medium Sized Enterprises, SMEs (between 10 and 249 employees), Enterprise (more than 250 employees or not defined), Start Up Company, Research Institution, Other, University
Applicant details The contest is open to all legal entities (i.e. natural or legal persons) or groups of legal entities.
Recurring Call No
Further info Submission shall consist of:
1. Application Part A and Part B to be submitted through the Participant Portal;
2. Delivery of the prototype to the Joint Research Center in Ispra/Italy.
The page-limit for Part B is 600 pages.
Contestants register by sending email to RTD_FUTURE_ENGINE_PRIZE@EC.EUROPA.EU
Deadline for Registration: 20.05.2019
Type of Funding Prizes
Financial details Prize Amount: 3,5 Mio. €
Submission Participant Portal 'Submission Service'
Contact Details Link to the National Contact Point Finder.

Register now and benefit from additional services - it is free of cost!


Published on 30.11.2021

Interreg CENTRAL EUROPE - First Call for Proposals

Interreg Central Europe Programme 2021-27

Link to Call

Published on 16.11.2021

Water governance, economic and financial sustainability of water systems

Horizon Europe - Cluster 6 - Destination 7: Innovative Governance, Environmental Oberservations and Digital Solutions in Support of the Green Deal

Link to Call
Loading Animation