Call: Sustainable maritime activities research
The European Commission has unveiled a EUR45 million investment budget for research projects on maritime activities. The 'Ocean of Tomorrow 2011' call for proposals is designed to encourage innovative, forward-looking and sustainable approaches to maritime activities. Large-scale multidisciplinary research projects involving partners from different EU and partner countries to address challenges in ocean management may apply.
The call is split into four themes:
* Food, Agriculture and Fisheries, and Biotechnology (EUR14 million)
* Energy (EUR5 million)
* Environment (including climate change) (EUR16 million)
* Transport (including Aeronautics) (EUR10 million)
Deadline: 18 January 2011