QuantERA II consortium coordinated by the National Science Centre has been allocated 15 million EUR from the EU Framework Programme “Horizon2020". It means that in March 2021 the call for proposals in Quantum Technologies.

Programme description

Call’s subjects are:

  • Quantum Phenomena and Resources
  • Applied Quantum Science

Thematic scope of proposals should include one or more of the following areas:

  • Quantum communication
  • Quantum simulation
  • Quantum computation
  • Quantum information sciences
  • Quantum metrology sensing and imaging

The call will be open to consortia composed of at least three research groups from at least three countries participating in the QuantERA Call 2021.

Countries participating in the call:

Austria (FWF, FFG)Hungary (NKFIH) Portugal (FCT)
Belgium (F.R.S.-FNRS, FWO)Ireland (SFI)Romania (UEFISCDI)
Bulgaria (BNSF)Israel (Innovation Auth)Slovakia (SAS)
Croatia (HRZZ)Italy (CNR, MUR, INFN)Slovenia (MIZS)
Czech Republic (MEYS, TA CR)Latvia (VIAA)Spain (AEI) 
Denmark (IFD)Lithuania (RCL)Sweden (VR)
Estonia (ETAg)Luxembourg (FNRS)Switzerland (SNSF)
Finland (AKA)Malta (MFIN)Turkey (TUBITAK)
France (ANR)Norway (RCN) 
Germany (DFG, BMBF/VDI-TZ)Poland (NCBR, NCN) 

Project duration: 24 or 36 months.

More information about the call can be found here: https://quantera.eu/


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  • Official Call announcement and launch of the submission system: March 2021
  • Deadline for pre-proposal submission: May 13th, 2021
  • Notification of accepted pre-proposals: July 2021
  • Deadline for full proposals submission: September 15th, 2021
  • Notification of accepted proposals: December 2021
  • Start date for funded projects: early 2022


Announcing Institution / Financing Institution

National Science Center

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Call Secretariat Leader:
French National Research Agency (ANR)
Sergueï Fedortchenko, Ph.D.

National Science Centre (NCN)
Programme Office

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