Call ERC Advanced Grants

ERC Advanced Grants are designed to support excellent Principal Investigators at the career stage at which they are already established research leaders with a recognised track record of research achievements. Principal Investigators must demonstrate the ground-breaking nature, ambition and feasibility of their scientific proposal. Advanced Grants may be awarded up to a maximum of EUR 2 500 000 for a period of 5 years.

The ERC actions are open to researchers of any nationality who intend to conduct their research activity in any EU Member State or H2020 Associated Country.

The present call was  launched may 14th. Deadline, August 26th 2020.

2020 LIFE Calls for proposals

The main objective of LIFE 2020 is to contribute to the implementation, updating and development of EU environmental and climate policy and legislation by co-financing projects with European added value.

The sub-programme for environment covers three priority areas:

- LIFE Environment and Resource Efficiency

  • LIFE Nature and Biodiversity  
  • LIFE Environmental Governance and Information.

Due to Covid 19 emergency all submission deadlines are being extended by one month.


Environment sub-programme: concept note14 July 2020.

Climate action sub-programme: full proposal 6 October 2020.

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Call for tenders by SPA/RAC, the Mediterranean Biodiversity Centre of UNEP/MAP

 SPA/RAC has launched a call for tenders concerning the development of a web application named “the SPAMI evaluation system” dedicated to the evaluation of the Specially Protected Areas of Mediterranean Importance (SPAMIs).

 The call for tenders is open to consulting firms, service provider companies and consortia of individual consultants.

 The deadline for receiving application proposal is 3 November 2020. Further information are available on the SPA/RAC website. The terms of reference (ToR) of this call for tenders are available here.

 Application proposal could be write either in English or in French.