Call for proposals under the "2009 Cooperation" work programme of the 7th EC Framework Programme for Research, Technological Development and Demonstration Activities FP7-ENERGY-2009-BRAZIL Closed!

Objectives

Notice is given of the launch of call for proposals under the "2009 Cooperation" work programme of the 7th Framework Programme of the European Community for Research, Technological Development and Demonstration Activities (2007 to 2013).

In the framework of the EU-Brazil S&T Cooperation Agreement, the European Commission representing the European Community (EC) and the Ministry of Science and Technology (MCT) of the Government of Brazil are working together to enhance opportunities for coordinated activities in second generation biofuels research between European and Brazilian teams. This resulted in the launching of this coordinated call leading to coordinated projects financed respectively by the European Commission and the Ministry of Science and Technology on equivalent resources, in order to generate balanced projects.
 
The expected coordinated projects should focus on the development of advanced technologies for the production of 2nd generation biofuels from Brazilian and European feedstocks. The research activities shall focus on the technological developments and improvements concerning the feedstock, conversion technologies, process integration and sustainability.

Actions

  • Collaborative Project: Second Generation Fuel from Biomass ENERGY.2009.3.2.3 Second Generation Biofuels – EU-Brazil Coordinated Call.

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the call for proposals is:

  • 4,00 Million EUR (Annual budget for 2009)

All the important deadlines

  • 05 May 2009 - 10 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Useful documents

  • Call for Proposals under 2009 Cooperation work programmes of the 7thFP (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

Opened to the following bodies or institutes with legal status established in the covered areas:

  • Any legal organisation

Covered areas

Bodies or institutes must have their registered legal seat in one of the countries taking part in the Programme which are:

  • European Union (EU)

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for Research

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