The ANR is associated to the ERA-NET ANIHWA to launch a third transnational call for funding research on animal health and welfare of farm animals, including fish and bees. This programme is a continuation of ERA-NET EMIDA.
Sixteen countries are participating in this call for proposals: Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Lithuania, Netherlands, Norway, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and United Kingdom.
Research Consortia are invited to submit pre-proposals related to the three following topics:
Included animals of all three topics are cattle, pigs, poultry, sheep, goats, horses, fish, bees and minor species like rabbits.
Please note that not all participating countries fund all topics – please refer to the call text for more detail. France will fund all four topics with no priorities.
Each project proposal (pre- and full proposal) must involve a minimum of three and a maximum of eight partners from at least three and a maximum of eight different participating countries. Consortium members from non-participating countries are welcome, but with own secured resources. Proposals tendered with support (financial or in kind) from industry, or other non-ANIHWA funding bodies are encouraged.
Funding will be awarded for a maximum of three years. The ANR will fund only the French partners in the selected projects.
This call will be managed by the ANIHWA call office, which is based in Jülich, Germany.
All proposals should be submitted online via the submission website www.anihwa-submission-era.net before the respective deadlines (pre-proposals 12 February 2015, 17:00 CET; full proposals 2 July 2015, 17:00 CET).
Each French partner of the selected projects will sign a grant agreement with the ANR. Therefore, he/she will adhere to the methods stipulated in "Regulations pertaining to the allocation of ANR funding", which may be consulted on the ANR website.
ANIHWA call office
ANIHWA Call Office
Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH
Projektträger Jülich (PtJ)
Biological Innovation & Economy (EU & Internationals; BIO 3)
Tel : +49 (0)2461 / 61 92 86
Fax: +49 (0)2461 / 61 17 90
Dr. Serena Battaglia
Tel : 01 78 09 80 14