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Featuring Indo-European cooperation opportunities

***FUNDING DECISION*** - NPP 4 call in Energy Research

Seven collaborative research projects in the area of Smart Grids and New Energy Materials have been selected for funding from a total of 53 project proposals under the framework of the 4th NPP call. The total budget is €3, 975, 896.00 and the projects are expected to run for a duration of 3 years. Find out more here.


The  ERA-NET InfectERA has launched a call for proposalsn in the thematic area of Human Infectious diseases. Find out more!

European Roadshow on Research, Innovation & Higher Education

A series of info events organised by the Delegation of the European Union to India and EU Member States
Traveling 16 towns in India, from 9th January to 31st March 2014




Look out for the 4th New INDIGO call  for Indian-European research projects energy. Open now!

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New INDIGO Partnership Programme - News: Developing advanced tools for Water Treatment - check out latest activities of the Indian-European project AtWat on 

New INDIGO Partnership Programme - News: NPP call on Biotechnology applied to Human Health
6 multilateral research projects funded!

STI Cooperation Days in Hyderabad
Check out the project presentations of the NPP projects in the field of water related challenges that were held at the STI Cooperation Days in Hyderabad!

Flip through our Cooperation/Stories and discover multilateral cooperation possibilities in the field of water-related challenges

EU-India Bilateral Calls

Call under the Indo-Austrian programme on a variety of subjects. Apply by the 31st of March 2013. More Information...

Call under the Indo-Spanish programme in Biotechnology. Apply by the 15th of July 2013. More information...



Find a Partner

New INDIGO is aiming at helping you to find the right partner for your ideas and research initiatives in S&T cooperation between Europe and India.In this section of our website, we offer you a compilation of existing partner search tools:


1. Pathfinder to existing partner search tools

  • The Bilat-UKR project developed a pathfinder, helping you to identify the most appropriate search tool for your request. This pathfinder is limited to the search for European partners

2. General partner search tools

  • CORDIS partner search tool
    CORDIS, the Community Research and Development Information Service for FP7 is a service portal offering information about European re-search and innovation, EU funding programmes, initiatives, projects and partners. The CORDIS Partners Service is a free on-line service offering tailor-made help to find the best research partners for research projects, either in the context of EU-funded projects or within a broader search for technology-orientated partnerships.
  • CORDIS NCP Network
    The NCP network is the main provider of advice and individual assistance in all Member States and Associated States and offer advice regarding the search of suitable partners.
    In addition to our New INDIGO NPP National Contact Points already mentioned above, the general EU Framework Programme NCPs, organised along thematic lines, can provide you with information on possible partners. To get the contact details for the health NCPs, just choose "Health" among the list of NCP functions and the country where you are looking for a partner.
  • Informal Group of RTD Liaison Offices (IGLO) Partner Service
    If you need to find European partners for a specific FP7 project or if you want to manifest your interest in participating in FP7, IGLO (Informal Group of RTD Liaison Offices) Partner Service can disseminate your announcement through the IGLO members network.
  • Welcome Europe
    Database with project proposals from different sectors and funding programmes.
    Subject to fee.

3. Sector-specific partner-search tools

  • Food-N-Co
    Food-N-Co supports the creation of European projects with partners from EU and non-EU countries in the research fields “Food Quality and Safety” (FP6) and “Food, Agriculture and Biotechnology” (FP7).
    Registration necessary.
  • Nanoforum
    Nanoforum includes organizations database with over 2200 research groups and companies working in all sub-areas of nanotechnology all over Europe. After signing up for free on the website, you can search the database by organization name, city, country, contact person, keyword and type of organization. The search leads to contact data and brief descriptions of the nano-activities of each organization.
  • In the area of health, there is an additional partner search database containing information on Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs).SMEs go Health