The network of National Contact Points (NCPs) was created in Russia under the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation Horizon 2020 with the aim of promoting research and technology cooperation between Russia and the European Union. HSE NCP provides information and consulting support for Russian researchers and research teams who participate in Horizon 2020.
Coordinated call for BRICS multilateral projects 2017 is open until 28th November 2017. Project consortia consisting of partners from at least three of the BRICS countries can apply. Thematic areas of the call include:
- Prevention and monitoring of natural disasters;
- Water resources and pollution treatment;
- New and renewable energy, and energy efficiency;
- Biotechnology and biomedicine including human health and neuroscience;
- Information technologies and high performance computing;
- Material science including nanotechnology.
BSH Grant Scheme to facilitate the participation of Black Sea countries in brokerage events and project preparatory meetings – 3rd CALL IS OPEN
This grant scheme, carried out in the framework of Black Sea Horizon project (funded by Horizon 2020), financially supports the participation of local researchers from Black Sea countries in brokerage events and project preparatory meetings related to Horizon 2020 in the EU Member States or Associated Countries. Such events will allow researchers to network with EU consortia, to build up partnerships for subsequent joint research activities and to make their institutions and/or their research networks better known.
Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation announced sixth open call for grants of the Government of the Russian Federation for state support of scientific research conducted under the auspices of leading scientists in Russian educational institutions of higher education, scientific institutions subordinate to the Federal Agency for Scientific Organizations, and state scientific centers of the Russian Federation.