Open calls and preannouncements
In the framework of its 2022 Work Programme, the French National Research Agency (ANR) proposes the SRSEI funding instrument with a continuous submission format throughout the year.
29 November 2022 - 2 February 2023
The CETPartnership Joint Call 2022 is the first annual co-funded call under the CETPartnership and is co-funded by the European Commission under the Horizon Europe Partnership scheme. For France, the ANR participates to the funding of this call with Ademe and the Région Pays de la Loire.
The purpose of the ACCESS ERC call is to support young talents in the preparation of their first application to the ERC Starting Grants, by enabling them to strengthen their CVs, so that they can be competitive in this specific call. The Access ERC programme consists in financing two-year (24 months) post-doctoral contracts for young PhDs hosted in French research labs.
The ANR participates in the Call Open & Re-usable Research Data & Software (ORD) of the CHIST-ERA ERA-NET consortium bringing together 11 countries, with a budget of 6 M€. The call announcement can be found under Call ORD on the official CHIST-ERA website: https://www.chistera.eu
As part of the Europe-Africa LEAP-RE program, co-funded by the European Commission, 9 R&D funding organizations are launching a call for projects coordinated by ANR and MESRS (Algeria). LEAP-RE is intended to fund transnational research and innovation projects dealing with the subject of renewable energies in Africa in order to increase their use through a balanced set of research, demonstration and technology transfer projects on both continents.
In the context of The Network of Centres of Excellence in Neurodegeneration (CoEN) ANR launches a call for research proposals to address the need for innovative research to underpin new approaches to therapeutic intervention.
The Southwest Indian Ocean (SWIO) basin is a globally recognized hotspot of endemism and biodiversity. It is home to many spatially fragmented Marine Protected Areas (MPA), which are essential in maintaining marine ecosystems. A crucial element, which requires further investigation, is the ecological connectivity, often highlighted in the design of MPAs and the guarantees of conservation success.
"Natural History Studies addressing unmet needs in Rare Diseases"
Biodiversa+ - the European Biodiversity Partnership - is pleased to launch its 2022-2023 joint Call for transnational research proposals on “Improved transnational monitoring of biodiversity and ecosystem change for science and society”.
For the 2023 edition, ANR renews its collaboration agreement with the Japanese Science and Technology Agency (JST) in the framework of the JST-CREST programme. The joint call will be open to the following three themes.
La troisième édition de l’appel à projets « Ecophyto - Maturation » vise à promouvoir des projets de transfert de résultats de la recherche vers le monde socio-économique dans l’objectif d’une réduction de l’usage des produits phytopharmaceutiques et de leurs impacts. Sous réserve de validation et à titre indicatif, l’ouverture de l’appel est prévue en décembre 2022 pour un dépôt de lettres d’intention en février 2023. Le dépôt des propositions détaillées (étape 2) est prévu fin printemps 2023.
The French National Research Agency (ANR) will launch in December 2022 an international call for projects on cardiovascular disease under the umbrella of the Partnership ERA4Health (“Fostering a European Research Area for Health”). There will be a two-step submission and evaluation procedure for joint applications, i.e. pre-proposals and full proposals, and the full proposal review process will be complemented by a rebuttal stage. The action will be launched on December 7th, 2022 and applicants will have up to February 7th, 2023 to submit the pre-proposals.
The French National Research Agency (ANR) launches the second call on «Partnerships with the African Higher Education», funded by the French Development Agency (AFD), in the context of the « Bienvenue en France » strategy held by the French Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs, the Ministry for Higher Education, Research and Innovation, and Campus France. This actions aims at long-term partnership projects between one or more French Higher Education institutes and an African Higher Education institute, for graduate, master and PhD courses in some given activity sectors.
The tenth edition of the call for proposals ASTRID Maturation – Specific Support for Defence Research Projects and Innovation, operated by the French National Research Agency (ANR) and financed by the French Defence Innovation Agency (AID) will be launched at the beginning of next year.
The thirteenth edition of the call for proposals ASTRID – Specific Support for Defence Research Projects and Innovation, operated by the French National Research Agency (ANR) and financed by the French Defence Innovation Agency (AID will be launched in the second half of December 2022.
Coming from the Horizon Europe Partnership scheme and related to the JPI Urban Europe, the European Driving Urban Transitions Partnership gather a massive community: 27 countries and more than 60 partners to support the European innovation ecosystem in the urban area. The aim of the DUT Joint Call 2022 is to fund transnational research and innovation projects on urban challenges, at an international level in order to help cities in their transition to a more sustainable economy. Among Horizon Europe's 49 European Partnerships, DUT is the only one dedicated to urban transition.
Designed to improve France’s success rate in European Research Council (ERC) calls, Tremplin-ERC (T-ERC) is a funding instrument set up by ANR as part of its Work Programme 2022. T-ERC is open to all ERC research disciplines (LS, PE, SH).
The Water4All partnership is starting in 2022 under the auspices of the European Union Horizon Europe programme for research and innovation, to concentrate research and innovation on water in Europe and beyond. Water4All’s Vision is to “boost the systemic transformations and changes across the entire research – water innovation pipeline, fostering the matchmaking between problem owners and solution providers for ensuring water security for all in the long term”.
The ANR launches in collaboration with the ERA-NET JPcofuND 2 a rapid action call for leading scientists to establish a number of ambitious, innovative, multi-disciplinary and multi-national expert Working Groups to discuss and align the specific needs of patients and currently available supply by the health and social care system, thereby outlining strategies to improve support for people particularly at moderate, advanced and end of life stages of disease progression.
The appelsprojetsrecherche.fr portal centralises all information on calls for proposals and calls for applications from ADEME, ANR, Inserm including ANRS, Anses and INCa. It provides a simplified access to upcoming and ongoing calls, giving a greater visibility to funding opportunities. Following their closing date, the calls remain published for a few months.