Call for proposals open
The New INDIGO consortium of European and Indian S&T organisations
involved in promoting research cooperation between Europe and India,
presents to the scientific community the fourth call for projects in the
framework of the New INDIGO Partnership Program (NPP). The aim of NPP 4th
call is to support high quality research collaborative projects between
European Union Member/States and Associated States and India on Energy,
topics “smart energy grids” and "new energy materials”.
Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, India, Norway, Portugal and Turkey.
Period for full proposal submission
8th May until 23rd August 2013 12:00 CET; 15:30 IST.
Expected project start
New INDIGO – Initiative for the Development and Integration of Indian and
New INDIGO is a project funded by ERA-Net Scheme of the EU FP7 (2009-2012).
The New INDIGO network is a partnership of 15 funding research and technology
development agencies, coordinated by the Centre
National de la Recherche Scientific (CNRS, France) and co-coordinated by
the Council of Scientific & Industrial
Research (CSIR, India). In addition, a range of observers (funding
agencies) are associated with the project. The New INDIGO project main
- To build a multilateral consortium model based on experience involving
the implementation of bilateral science and technology programmes between EU
countries and India;
- To promote Euro-Indian science and technology cooperation;
- Create a relevant framework to allow the scientific community of India to
access the FP7;
- To facilitate the networking through the development of science and
technology databases from expertise, institutions, researchers, programs in
Europe and India;
- Develop an effective system to communicate and disseminate knowledge and
to stimulate the long-term scientific collaboration between stakeholders from
Europe and India, including research institutes, academies, industry, and
government from Europe and India;
- Promote joint calls for transnational projects founding evolving European
and Indian researchers in scientific in scientific domains to be defined.
FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
Av. D. Carlos I, 126
1249 – 074 LISBOA
Tel: (351) 213 911 543
New INDIGO site