Call for proposals 2021 - ERA Chairs HORIZON-WIDERA-2022-TALENTS-01 Open!


Proposals for topics under this Destination should set out a credible pathway to contributing to the following expected impact:

  • Effective institutional reforms in research institutions in widening countries
  • Better use of existing research infrastructures
  • Excellent talents attracted in institutions and research infrastructures
  • Reverted brain drain
  • Improved linkages and increased mobility between academic and business, notably by overcoming sectoral barriers
  • Free circulation of knowledge and expertise in line with ERA priorities
  • Improved gender balance and equal opportunities


This call covers the following topics:

  • HORIZON-WIDERA-2022-TALENTS-01-01: ERA Chairs (HORIZON-CSA - HORIZON Coordination and Support Actions)

European community funding

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

  • 80,00 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 15 March 2022 - in 5 months (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Work Program (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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