Competitive calls 2012-2017BONUS launches calls that fund projects which address the objectives of the BONUS strategic research agenda 2011-2017, update 2014. The calls are targeting multi-partner and transnational projects, encouraging participation of small and medium-sized enterprises and other end-users. BONUS calls include research, innovation, training and dissemination activities. The projects to be funded will be selected according to the principles of transparency, independent evaluation, co-financing, non-profit, non-retroactivity and financing not cumulated with other EU sources. Given that projects funded by BONUS are to generate new knowledge, products and services in support of decision making in the Baltic Sea region in particular, the project proposers also provide information on how impact will be achieved.
Calls open now:
9 October 2017, 17.00 CEST - Preregistration deadline
9 November 2017, 17.00 CET - Proposal submission deadline
January 2018 - Evaluation and panel meeting
February 2018 - Announcement of the evaluation outcome
September 2018 - Earliest start of the projects
Duration per each project funded: Maximum eighteen months
Call budget: Minimum EUR 2 million
Funding scheme: Collaborative projects
Maximum funding available per project: Up to EUR 450 000
Previous (now closed) BONUS calls:
CLOSED ON 9 MARCH 2016:
CLOSED ON 16 APRIL 2014:
8 projects funded (2015-2018) worth over EUR 17 million. See PROJECTS section for further information.
CLOSED ON 12 MARCH 2013:
13 projects funded (2014-2015/6) worth close to EUR 7 million. See PROJECTS section for further information.
CLOSED ON 14 FEBRUARY 2013:
7 projects funded (2014-2017) worth over EUR 26 million. See PROJECTS section for further information.