Strategic & collaborative funding schemes

EPA Research provides funding through strategic and collaborative awards with other national and international funding agencies.

Open funding opportunities

Biodiversa+ 3rd Joint Transnational Call on Nature-based Solutions

This call will aim at supporting research on biodiversity to gain a better understanding of the tipping points and trade-offs and underlying mechanisms affecting Nature-based Solutions, and their successful implementation with respect to the benefits for nature, human well-being and societal transformation.

A global budget of over 40 million euros has been provisionally reserved by 33 countries together with the European Commission.

This call opened on 11th September 2023.

See the Biodiversa+ website for further details.


Water4All 2023 Joint Transnational Call on Aquatic Ecosystem Services

With a budget of approximately 34 million euros, the Joint Transnational Call will be launched in the framework of the European Partnership Water4All and will support research and innovation projects to improve water security in the long term. In line with the strategic objectives of Water4All, the results should contribute to the implementation of evidence-based, global, EU and national water management policies and strategies, including the Green Deal, the Water Framework Directive (WFD), Just Transition and the Water Action Agenda for UN Sustainable Development Goals. Proposals should show cognisance of appropriate legislation and policy frameworks at national and international levels that are meant to alleviate global change impacts on aquatic ecosystem services.

This call opened on 12th September 2023

See the Water4All website for further details.

Strategic and collaborative awards