The EU-LAC Interest Group (IG) was launched by EU-LAC funding agencies with the aim of stimulating cooperation in science, technology and innovation. This group was created following the ERA-NETLAC (2013-2017). UE-LAC IG members launch the 4th joint bi-regional call 2021/2022.
Call launch: January 24, 2022
Deadline for submission of full proposals: 28th April at 16h00 (GMT)
Deadline for submission of the Declaration of Commitment to FCT: 12th May at 16h00 (GMT)
FCT only supports the topic Health II – EU-LAC Regional Hubs: Integrating research infrastructures for health and disease sharing of research infrastructures (ESFRI).
The countries participating in the call on the same topic supported by the
Austria, Bolivia, Brazil, Dominican Republic, Germany, Italy, Panama, Peru, Portugal, Spain (AEI), Turkey and Uruguay.
National commitment to the call: 300.000€
Maximum funding for a proposal coordinated by Portugal: 250.000 €
Maximum funding for a proposal with Portuguese participation: 150.000 €
Note: If more than one Portuguese institution is participating in a consortium and requesting funds to FCT the budget should be shared among the number of national partners. The funding of Portuguese institutions must comply with the Regulation on Projects Funded Solely by National Funds.
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