Call for proposals 2021 - Preparing, a European initiative to understand cancer HORIZON-MISS-2021-UNCAN-01 Open!


A fully-fledged initiative will:

  • Underpin all future Mission on Cancer priorities that require a better understanding of poorly understood cancers;
  • Agree on a strategic research and innovation agenda between afore-mentioned relevant stakeholders
  • Integrate innovative models and technologies with longitudinal patient data (e.g. medical images), samples and biomarkers to deliver concrete benefits for people at risk of cancer, living with and after cancer;
  • Allow for data interoperability and re-utilisation, while guaranteeing full protection for the data subjects and applying FAIR data principles.


This call covers the following topics:

  • HORIZON-MISS-2021-UNCAN-01-01: Preparing, a European initiative to understand cancer (HORIZON-CSA - HORIZON Coordination and Support Actions)

European community funding

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

  • 3,00 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 20 October 2021 - in 26 days (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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