15th Call for Proposals (2014)

Basic Information

The main objective is to strengthen the competitive capacity of SMEs by: ? increasing collaboration between SMEs from different countries, ? increasing cooperation between SMEs and RTOs, ? increasing the cooperative and competitive capability of SMEs to work in international R&D networks, ? helping them to develop new products, processes or technical services that exceed the existing state of the art and have good market opportunities by lowering the economical risks.

Network IraSME (former EraSME)
Website http://www.ira-sme.net/calls/current-call/
Aim of the joint call The Call for proposals is targeted at international research, technology, development and innovation (RTDI) projects between small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) and research and technology organisations (RTO).
Type of joint call One Stage - Call with no pre-proposals submission
Launch date 12/05/2014
Deadline Full-Proposal 26/09/2014 Submitted proposal: 7
Evaluation End Date 19/12/2014 Successful proposal: n/a Proposals funded: 2
Is call co-funded? No
Call follow up funding n/a
Call reasons n/a
Research fields
  • No specific thematic focus
Type of research
  • Applied Research
  • Pre-competitive research
Target groups
  • Public Research Organisations (PROs)
  • Private and Semi-private Research and Technology Organisations (RTOs)
  • SME (Small and Medium Enterprises)
  • Large Corporations
Participating networks n/a