SNOWMAN call for research and development projects on sustainable use of soil and soil quality

Basic Information

Aim of the joint call Three research topics with specific areas of interest for research and development projects were defined by the common priorities in the partner countries. The research questions should give you inspiration to answer open questions which serve to better understand or deal with the problems encountered within the three topics: 1. Soil functions 2. Sustainable agriculture and forestry 3. Contamination
Type of joint call One Stage - Call with no pre-proposals submission
Launch date 15/09/2010
Deadline Full-Proposal 15/12/2010 Submitted proposal: 14
Evaluation End Date 31/05/2011 Successful proposal: n/a Proposals funded: 6
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
  • Access to expertise from different countries
  • Addressing specific scientific and technological issues
Research fields
  • Environment
  • Food, agriculture and fisheries
  • Socio-economics sciences and humanities
Type of research
  • Applied Research
Target groups
  • Higher Education Institutions (HEIs)
  • Public Research Organisations (PROs)
  • Private and Semi-private Research and Technology Organisations (RTOs)
  • SME (Small and Medium Enterprises)
  • Other
Participating networks n/a