Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities

«International Joint Programming» R&D Projects 2019 - 2

Programa de Actuación Anual 2020

State R&D Program Oriented to the Challenges of the Society
Call status


Application deadlines
  • 21/05/2020-09/06/2020
General description

Spain, through the Ministry of Science and Innovation, participates in transnational consortiums, both in the European Research Area and internationally, by signing agreements and memoranda of understanding in which it undertakes to support international collaborative projects of high scientific-technical level and in which the participation of Spanish research teams is relevant.

In this sense, the «International Joint Programming» R&D Projects articulate the active participation in the European Research Area and in international initiatives of the agents of the Spanish science, technology and innovation system, aiming to help the creation of transnational research groups with the critical mass necessary to face the challenges of society whose global dimension means that they cannot be addressed only at national level. The participation of Spanish research teams that are members of consortia that have previously successfully attended one of the bilateral and multilateral transnational joint calls in which the Agency participates as a funding agency and that are listed in Annex III of the resolution will be financed by the call.

Specific goals and activities financed
The purpose of these grants is to contribute to the consolidation of the European Research Area and promote collaboration between research teams from different countries, favoring the implementation of a shared European agenda around the great challenges. These are projects to be developed in specific thematic areas, linked to the previously agreed joint programming actions, selected in accordance with international standards of quality and scientific-technical relevance that also include an express mention of the added value of international development collaboration. of the proposed R + D + i activities. The grants will be intended to finance the costs of personnel, small equipment, materials and other expenses related to the objectives of the projects.
5.000.000 €
Non-profit public or private entities with demonstrated capacity and competence to carry out R&D projects that mean a significant advance in knowledge.
Instructor Entity
Subdivision of Planning and Administrative Management. State Research Agency
Scientific-technical monitoring body
Subdivision of Transversal Scientific-Technical Strengthening and Excellence Programmes. State Research Agency
Type of financing
Rules of the call
Competitive tender
Contact information

Information and citizen service


Call questions:

Computing problems related with the application:

Entities System (SISEN):

Síguenos en ...

© 2020 Ministry of Science and Innovation