Memorandum of Understanding M-ERA.NET Versão em português

Call 2015

Partner organisation

The São Paulo Research Foundation - FAPESP

is committed to participate in the M-ERA.NET Call 2015 as follows:

- We agree to follow the process described in the documents (annex):

  • M-ERA.NET 2015 call schedule 
  • M-ERA.NET Annual work programme for research-2015.pdf
  • M-ERA.NET 2015-calldesign.pdf

- We will have an adequate budget available for project funding. We have national/regional measures in place to keep the oversubscription within a reasonable limit. We will make the final funding decisions according to our national/regional procedures and regulations.

- We are aware that if we are not able to fulfil our part in the call process on schedule the M-ERA.NET consortium is entitled, if justified and jointly agreed, to exclude our part of the applied projects.

- We will keep confidential all information related to the projects and not use them for any other purpose than for the evaluation of the application, making a funding decision and monitoring of the project, as stipulated in the documentation for this call. We will comply with national laws, regulations and court orders requiring us to disclose information.'

For this collaborative activity, our contact person is:

Name Simone Godoi
Function Science Manager – Health Science
Phone + 55 11 3838-4174

Legally authorised representative:

Name Celso Lafer
Function President
Phone + 55 11 3838-4004


Annex 1: M-ERA.NET Call 2015: schedule



3 February 2015

Publication of the joint call

9 June 2015

Deadline for submission of Pre-Proposals

2 September 2015

National/regional eligibility check of Pre-Proposal finished (provided online via IT tool)

<10 September 2015

Coordination Meeting (WG) and feedback to applicants

10 November 2015

Deadline for submission of Full Proposals

7 December 2015

Deadline for individual assessments by international evaluators

14 December 2015

Deadline for compilation of assessments by international evaluators (online discussions and peer review report finished)

18 December 2015

Peer review reports and ranking list to call consortium

15 January 2016

National/regional commitment for funding finished (provided online via IT tool) resulting in a preliminary M-ERA.NET selection list

20 January 2016

M-ERA.NET Selection Meeting (SB) – coordination of national/regional funding recommendation for final M-ERA.NET selection list

27 January 2016

M-ERA.NET feedback to applicants

Feb 2016

Contract negotiations for selected proposals on national/regional level

From Feb 2016

Start of funded projects



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