Funding

Sources for cooperative research and innovation projects

 

Call 2014

INNO INDIGO Joint Call on Clean Water and Health

Call abbreviation: IPP1
Programme: INNO INDIGO Partnership Programme
Thematic area: Clean Water and Health
Thematic focus: 

  1. Development and applications of membrane technology in water purification/sanitation
  2. Membrane bioreactor applications at domestic and industrial wastewater management
  3. Reuse of municipal/industrial wastewater

Date launched: 8th July 2014
Full proposal submission: 15th October 2014
Funded instruments: Mobility; Workshops; Research costs; Personnel costs
Funding agencies from: India, Germany, Estonia, Belgium and Portugal; *France and *Latvia
Number of project proposals submitted: 25    
Number of projects funded: 5

*The French Embassy in India and the Latvian Academy of Science can provide support for French and Latvian participants involved in consortia as additional partners

To find out more about the funded projects:


Type of projects funded:

Indian-European collaborative research and technological development projects in the field of “Clean Water and Health” with a specific focus on:

  • Development and applications of membrane technology in water purification/sanitation
  • Membrane bioreactor applications at domestic and industrial wastewater management
  • Reuse of municipal/industrial wastewater

Participating countries:

  • India – Indian Department of Biotechnology (DBT)
  • Belgium – Fonds de la Recherche Scientifique (F.R.S. – FNRS)
  • Estonia – The Estonia Research Council (ETAg)
  • Germany – Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)
  • Portugal – Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia (FCT)

The French Embassy in India and the Latvian Academy of Science could provide support for French and Latvian participants involved in consortia as additional partners.

Scope of the projects:

Projects could have a maximum duration of 3 years and funding is around € 100.000 - € 200.000 per partner/per country, depending on national regulations.

According to the respective national regulations the following funding could be applied for:

  • Mobility
  • Workshops
  • Research costs
  • Personnel costs

Who could apply?

Applications could be submitted by academics, higher education institutions and / or non-university research establishments. SMEs were also eligible depending on national regulations.

Consortia that wished to apply for funding of a research project within the above mentioned topics had to consist of at least three partners: two from two different European countries contributing to the call, and one from India.

Countries contributing to the Call were: Belgium, Estonia, Germany, India, Portugal.

Partners from other countries than those participating in the IPP Call could join a consortium but had to secure their own funding. In particular, for candidates from France and Latvia willing to participate as additional partners, the Latvian Academy of Science and the French Embassy in India could provide support.

Application Process

The application procedure had one stage. Applications are submitted electronically using the PT-Outline Web Tool: https://www.pt-it.de/ptoutline/application/IPP1

Attachments

Please refer to the Call text and Guidelines for applicants for more information! These can be downloaded from the "downloads"section of this page (on the right)

This project has received funding from the European Union's Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological
development and demonstration.

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