Call for proposals 2021 - Nuclear Research and Training HORIZON-EURATOM-2021-NRT-01 Open!

Objectives

The general objective of the Programme is to pursue nuclear research and training activities, with an emphasis on the continuous improvement of nuclear safety, security and radiation protection, as well as to complement the achievement of Horizon Europe’s objectives inter alia in the context of the energy transition. The Programme is a crucial part of the Union’s efforts to further develop technological leadership and promote excellence in nuclear research and innovation, in particular ensuring the highest standards of safety.

Actions

This call covers the following topics:

  • HORIZON-EURATOM-2021-NRT-01-01: Safety of operating nuclear power plants and research reactors (EURATOM-RIA - EURATOM Research and Innovation Actions)
  • HORIZON-EURATOM-2021-NRT-01-02: Safety of advanced and innovative nuclear designs and fuels (EURATOM-RIA - EURATOM Research and Innovation Actions)
  • HORIZON-EURATOM-2021-NRT-01-03: Multi-recycling of spent nuclear fuel from light water reactors (LWR) (EURATOM-RIA - EURATOM Research and Innovation Actions)
  • HORIZON-EURATOM-2021-NRT-01-04: Advanced structural materials for nuclear applications (EURATOM-RIA - EURATOM Research and Innovation Actions)
  • HORIZON-EURATOM-2021-NRT-01-05: Safety of high temperature reactors (EURATOM-RIA - EURATOM Research and Innovation Actions)
  • HORIZON-EURATOM-2021-NRT-01-06: Harmonisation of licensing procedures, codes and standards for future fission and fusion plants (EURATOM-CSA - EURATOM Coordination and Support Actions)
  • HORIZON-EURATOM-2021-NRT-01-07: Development of tritium management in fusion and fission facilities (EURATOM-RIA - EURATOM Research and Innovation Actions)
  • HORIZON-EURATOM-2021-NRT-01-08: Towards a harmonised application of the international regulatory framework in waste management and decommissioning (EURATOM-CSA - EURATOM Coordination and Support Actions)
  • HORIZON-EURATOM-2021-NRT-01-09: European Partnership for research in radiation protection and detection of ionising radiation (EURATOM-COFUND - EURATOM Cofund Actions)
  • HORIZON-EURATOM-2021-NRT-01-10: Safe use and reliable supply of medical radionuclides (EURATOM-RIA - EURATOM Research and Innovation Actions)
  • HORIZON-EURATOM-2021-NRT-01-11: Cross-sectoral synergies and new applications of nuclear technologies (EURATOM-IA - EURATOM Innovation Actions)
  • HORIZON-EURATOM-2021-NRT-01-12: European facility for nuclear research (EURATOM-CSA - EURATOM Coordination and Support Actions)
  • HORIZON-EURATOM-2021-NRT-01-13: Towards a European nuclear competence area (EURATOM-CSA - EURATOM Coordination and Support Actions)
  • HORIZON-EURATOM-2021-NRT-01-14: Socio-economic issues related to nuclear technologies (EURATOM-CSA - EURATOM Coordination and Support Actions)
  • HORIZON-EURATOM-2021-NRT-01-15: Support for Euratom national contact points (EURATOM-CSA - EURATOM Coordination and Support Actions)
  • HORIZON-EURATOM-2021-NRT-01-16: Support for the Sustainable Nuclear Energy Technology Platform to address cross-sectoral challenges and non-power applications of ionising radiation (EURATOM-CSA - EURATOM Coordination and Support Actions)

European community funding

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

  • 99,35 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 07 October 2021 - in 13 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)
  • European Free Trade Association (EFTA)

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for Research

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