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***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...



Project Partners

Academy of Finland
Association of Electronics and Information Technology Industries of the Basque Country (GAIA), Spain
Centre for Social Innovation (ZSI), Austria
Ms. Cosima Blasy, Austria 
Ms. Juliet Tschank, Austria 
Ms. Isabella Wagner, Austria 
Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), India
Department of Biotechnology, Indian Ministry of Science and Technology (DBT), India
Mr. Sanjay Kalia, India 
Department of Science & Technology, Indian Ministry of Science and Technology (DST), India
Mr. Arvind Kumar, India 
Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT), Portugal
Mr. José Bonfim, Portugal 
Ms. Maria Maia, Portugal 
National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), France
Project Management Agency at the German Aerospace Centre
Mr. Martin Goller, Germany 
Ms. Doerte Merk, Germany 
The Scientific & Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBITAK), Turkey
Ms. Filiz Hayirli, Turkey 
Mr. Gürcan Ozan, Turkey 

Steering Committee Members

Austrian Federal Ministry of Science and Research (BMWF), Austria
German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), Germany
Mr. Matthias Hack, Germany 
Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of France (MAEE), France
Ministry of Higher Education and Research of France (MENSR), France


Academy of Finland
Ms. Jaana Roos, Finland 
Danish Agency for Science, Technology and Innovation (DASTI), Denmark
Ms. Gitte Agerhus, Denmark 
Mr. Mogens Hørder, Denmark 
Ms. Stina Nordsborg, Denmark 
Mr. Are Straume, Denmark 
French Institute of Health and Medical Research (INSERM), France
French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA), France
German Research Foundation (DFG), Germany
Mr. Torsten Fischer, Germany 
Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), India
Mr. Mukesh Kumar, India 
Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, India
Mr. Rahul Pandit, India 
Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (MINECO)
Ms. Elena Leal, Spain 
Research Council of Norway (RCN), Norway
Research Councils UK (RCUK), United Kingdom
Ms. Alicia Greated, United Kingdom 
Ms. Sophie Laurie, United Kingdom 
Ms. Sarah Verth, United Kingdom 
Research Foundation - Flanders
Mr. Olivier Boehme, Belgium 
Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciecnes (KNAW), Netherlands
Mr. Rudie Trienes, Netherlands 
Royal Society (RS), United Kingdom
Ms. Laura Dawson, United Kingdom