Lithuania: LMT

Name of Funding agency

Research Council of Lithuania

Geographical coverage (national/regional)


Name of the programme/initiative

Not applicable

Programme website

Not applicable

Programme owner

Not applicable

Program manager (executing funding organisation)

Not applicable

Contact person(s) (e-mail, tel.)

Funding Commitment

Up to 450 000 eur

Anticipated number of fundable research partners


Maximum funding per grant awarded to a partner

Up to € 100.000 per project (for project partner) or up to € 150.000 per project (for project coordinator)

Type of research eligible for funding: eligible TRL range


Funding rates (approx.)

Up to 100%

Major eligibility criteria
(e.g. types of organisations, thematic restriction, cost types and caps)

Applicants can submit proposals to all Call topics.

The general  funding rules of Research Council of Lithuania (LMT ) apply:

the applicant is Lithuanian higher education and research institution (which is listed in the Register of Ministry of Education and Science of Republic of Lithuania);

SME eligible to apply only  in collaboration with Lithuanian higher education and research institution;

The applicant who intends to act as a project leader (PL) or principal investigator (PI) has to be a scientist (researcher holding at least a Ph.D. degree);

A person, acting as a PL, PI or a core group member can participate only in one proposal per Call.

The workload of the core members of project team (PL and PI) must be ≥20 hours multiplied by the duration of the project in months.

National funding will be provided according  to the  General Rules of the Research Council of Lithuania  for the competitive funding of the Research and Dissemination Projects  approved by the Order No V-176 of the Council Chairman on 4 April, 2019.

Submission of the proposal at national/regional level (schedule, cut-off dates, deadlines, etc.)

Applicants not requested to submit any national forms during pre-proposal and full proposal submission stages.

Submission of financial and scientific reports at the national/regional level

Requested to submit regular financial, mid-term and final reports.

Further guidance