Name of Funding agency
Executive Agency for Higher Education, Research, Development & Innovation Funding (UEFISCDI)
Geographical coverage (national/regional)
Name of the programme/initiative
National Research, Development and Innovation Plan 2022-2027 (PNCDI IV)
Programme owner
Program manager (executing funding organisation)
Contact person(s) (e-mail, tel.)
Funding commitment
1.000.000 €
Anticipated number of fundable research partners


Maximum funding per grant awarded to a partner

250.000 euro if the Romanian applicant is coordinators (no matter how many Romanian applicants there are).

200.000 euro if the Romanian applicant is partner (no matter how many Romanian applicants there are).

Type of research eligible for funding: eligible TRL range


Funding rates (approx.)

100% for public organisation; 75% for private organisation

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

The general rules of UEFISCDI apply (cf. link below). Staff costs, consumables, equipment, subcontracts (within 25% of the eligible costs for the partner), travel costs and indirect costs (20% from direct costs) are eligible. The aid intensity is applying in respect of type of organization and type of eligible activity (cf. link below).

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


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

Reports are required at the national level, using the UEFISCDI procedures

Further guidance

The Romanian applicants must read carefully the information available at the link