Joint Call 2021

Announcement of the M-ERA.NET CALL 2021

The M-ERA.NET Call 2021 was launched on 15 March 2021. 45 funding agencies from 32 countries participate with a total budget of approximately 60 million €, including an EU contribution. Call Schedule:

  • The Pre-Proposal Deadline was 15 June 2021, 12:00 noon, Brussels time.
  • The Full-Proposal Deadline is 17 November 2021, 12:00 noon, Brussels time

The aim is to fund ambitious transnational RTD projects addressing materials research and innovation including materials for low carbon energy technologies, future batteries technology and related production technologies. M-ERA.NET aims to strengthen the contribution of materials R&D to energy-related applications where applicable.

The Call 2021 includes the following thematic areas:

  • Modelling for materials engineering, processing, properties and durability
  • Innovative surfaces, coatings and interfaces
  • High performance composites
  • Functional materials
  • New strategies for advanced material-based technologies for health applications
  • Materials for additive manufacturing

List of participating countries and regions Call 2021


Call documents for download

Invitations to the full proposal phase have been announced in early October 2021. More information here.


Link to submission tool:


Information webinar:

M-ERA.NET hosted a Call 2021 information webinar on 25 March 2021. 


Partner search:

M-ERA.NET provides a Partner Search Facility.
The EEN (Enterprise Europe Network) offers a general partner search tool.