The Call for Proposals in Quantum Information and Communication Sciences and Technologies: QuantERA Co-funded Call 2021 is open. The submitted proposals are expected to be aligned with one of the two QuantERA co-funded call 2021 topics:
- Quantum Phenomena and Resources (QPR)
- Applied Quantum Science (AQS)
Funded projects in both topics are expected to address one or more of the following areas:
- Quantum communication
- Quantum simulation
- Quantum computation
- Quantum information sciences
- Quantum metrology sensing and imaging
QuantERA Call 2021 Proposers’ Day will be held on Tuesday, 13th April from 13:00 to 15:00 CET. For more information click here.
The Technology Agency of the Czech Republic (TA CR) will financially support only successful Czech applicants involved in the applied research projects. TA CR Czech applicants involved in the basic research projects will be supported by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports (MEYS).
TA CR will support successful Czech applicants and their projects with the amount of 1 000 000 EUR. Both enterprises and research organizations can apply for TACR funding. Funding rules for the Czech applicants are defined by a funding programme EPSILON. Keep in mind that the deadline for submission of pre-proposals is May 13, 2021, 17:00 CET.
Moreover, the project consortia must involve a minimum of 3 eligible partners requesting funding in at least 3 of the following participating countries:
Austria (FFG, FWF), Belgium (FNRS, FWO), Bulgaria (BNSF), Croatia (HRZZ), Czech Republic (MEYS, TA CR), Denmark (IFD), Estonia (ETAg), Finland (AKA), France (ANR), Germany (DFG, BMBF, VDI/TZ), Hungary (NKFIH), Ireland (SFI), Israel (Innovation Auth), Italy (CNR, INFN, MIUR), Latvia (VIAA), Lithuania (RCL), Luxembourg (FNR), Malta (MFIN), Norway (RCN), Poland (NCBR, NCN), Portugal (FCT), Romania (UEFISCDI), Slovakia (SAS), Slovenia (MIZS), Spain (AEI), Sweden (VR), Switzerland (SNSF), Turkey (TUBITAK)
Partner Search Tool is available at www.ncn.gov.pl/partners/quantera/