Basic Information

Aim of the joint call The strategic objective of the CROSSTEXNET Call 2010 is to enhance the competitiveness of the European textile industry by supporting the funding of projects in the textile domain, performed by enterprises and their strategic partnerships. The funding objectives of the call are trans-national, application oriented, R&D projects related to high added value textile materials. This CROSSTEXNET call for project proposals has a wide scope, including all topics on high added value textiles and other fiber-based advanced materials emerging at European and global level. Such a domain includes the following main areas: 1. New textile materials, including new functional products 2. New technologies for the production of high added value and multifunctional textiles
Type of joint call Two Stages - Call with pre-proposals and full proposals submissions
Launch date 30/04/2010
Deadline Pre-Proposal 25/06/2010 Submitted proposal: 50
Deadline Full-Proposal 15/10/2010 Submitted proposal: 37
Evaluation End Date 12/01/2011 Successful proposal: 16 Proposals funded: 9
Is call co-funded? No
Call follow up funding
  • There are mechanisms in place to monitor
  • There are mechanisms in place to monitor technical progress
Call reasons
  • Achieving critical mass
  • Sharing competences and associated work
  • Access to expertise from different countries
  • Addressing specific scientific and technological issues
Research fields
  • Materials
Type of research
  • Applied Research
  • Pre-competitive research
  • Other
Target groups
  • Higher Education Institutions (HEIs)
  • Public Research Organisations (PROs)
  • Private and Semi-private Research and Technology Organisations (RTOs)
  • SME (Small and Medium Enterprises)
  • Large Corporations
Participating networks n/a