ERA.NET Plus with Russia – strengthening STI links between Russia and the European Research Area

Eranet Rus Plus Anniversary Meeting 2021


Project activities:

  • 09.12.2021 - 10.12.2021 | Hybrid format: Moscow & online

    ERA.Net RUS Plus Anniversary Meeting

    The Anniversary Meeting will celebrate 10 years of successful EU-Russia cooperation in research and innovation as well as look forward to future endeavors. Invitation only event. more
  • | Deadline: 15 May 2020

    Call for Evaluators

    Do you have experience in European-Russian Research Cooperation? Are you interested in the evaluation of ‘S&T’ projects? ERA.Net RUS Plus is looking for independent experts to participate in the evaluation of its Joint Calls for Proposals.  more
  • 24.10.2019 - 31.01.2020 | call closed!

    Joint Call 2019

    Cooperation in innovation, research and development is a key dimension in the relations between the European Union and Russia. The call 2019 continues the support of S&T Projects in Nanotechnologies, Health, Social Sciences & Humanities and Robotics.  more
  • 05.09.2019

    Preparations for upcoming ERA.Net RUS Plus Call 2019 almost finalised

    The ERA.Net RUS PLus project consortium has taken concrete steps to prepare the upcoming launch of the 3rd call. The Kick-off meeting took place in Moscow in July 2019. Topics have been decided upon. The call will be launched in October 2019.  more
  • 23.10.2018

    Project period extended

    The European Comission has recently decided to extend the project period of ERA.Net RUS Plus until October 2019. The praticipating research and innovation organisations wish to continue this joint funding initiative.  more
  • | Success Story

    28 ‘Science & Technology’ and 7 ‘Innovation’ projects funded under the ERA.Net RUS Plus Call 2017

    In April 2018, 7 ‘Innovation’ projects were selected  for funding with a financial volume of EUR 3 million. In total 35 joint research projects will be carried out between 2018 and 2021 with a total funding volume of EUR 14 million. more
  • 29.06.2017 - 30.06.2017 | Moscow, Russia

    Launch Meeting for the 'ERA.Net RUS Plus Call 2017 – Innovation'

    For the funding line 'Innovation', a meeting of the participating funding organisations from Russia, the EU Member States an H2020 associated countries took place in Moscow in June. The call for innovation projects will be launched soon. more
  • | registration in expert database

    ERA.Net RUS Plus – Call for Evaluators 2017

    Do you have experience in European-Russian research cooperation? Are you interested in the evaluation of 'S&T' and 'innovation' projects? We are looking for independent experts to participate in the evaluation of the ERA.Net RUS Plus Call 2017. more
  • | Success Story

    18 'Innovation' and 45 'Science & Technology' projects funded under Joint Calls 2014/2015

    The ERA.Net RUS Plus Joint Call Secretariat received almost 300 project proposals, a huge response to the Joint Calls 2014/15.  The Group of Funding Parties selected 18 'Innovation' and 45 'Science & Technology'  projects to be funded. more
  • 29.07.2016 | Vladivostok

    Meeting on multilateral cooperation within the ERA.Net Plus with Russia

    A meeting between the Far Eastern Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences (FEB RAS), the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR) and the German Aerospace Center (DLR Project management Agency) took place in Vladivostok on 29 July 2016. more
  • | published 2015

    Guide on Innovation Stimulation Instruments of the Russian Federation

    This Guide on Innovation Stimulation Instruments of the Russian Federation presents short descriptions of the various instruments available in the Russian Federation today for supporting innovation activities. more
  • 01.07.2015 - 02.07.2015 | Saint Petersburg

    ‘ERA.NET Plus with Russia’ marks a new stage in EU-Russia science cooperation

    On 1/2 July 2015, 20 funding parties met in Saint Petersburg to take a final decision on multilateral research projects to be funded under the ERA.NET Plus with Russia. 62 EU-Russia cooperation projects are being funded with EUR 20 million.  more
  • | S&T Projects: 2nd round of proposals

    2nd round of Call for S&T Projects: Full proposals until 28 April 2015 | 17.00 CET

    The 2nd round of the Joint Call for S&T Projects – submission of full proposals – was open until 28 April 2015, 17.00 CET (19.00 Moscow Time). more
  • | published in December 2014

    Facilitating EU-Russian Scientific and Societal Engagement

    In an article for 'Science and Diplomacy', a quartely publication of the AAAS, the authors Alexander Sokolov, Karel Haegeman, Manfred Spiesberger, and Mark Boden reflect on EU-Russia relations in the field of science and technology cooperation.  more
  • | Innovation Projects: 2nd round of proposals

    2nd round of Call for Innovation Projects: Full proposals until 2 December 2014 | 17.00 CET

    The 2nd round of the Joint Call for Innovation Projects – submission of full proposals – was open until 2 December 2014, 17:00 CET (19:00 Moscow time). more
  • | ERA.Net RUS Plus special feature

    ERA.Net RUS Plus plays important role in EU-Russia science cooperation

    Since 2005 the EU and Russia have committed to creating a ‘Common Space on Research, Education and Culture’. An article on the web portal of the European Commission highlights the role of ERA.Net RUS/ERA.Net RUS Plus in developing this Common Space. more
  • | Partnering – Call for S&T Projects

    Joint Calls 2014 – Partnering Platform

    The ‘ERA.Net RUS Plus Partnering Platform’ is an online tool where potential applicants responding to the Joint Call for S&T Projects for proposals can find suitable partners for eligible project consortia and present their research ideas. more
  • 19.08.2014 - 22.08.2014 | Kemerovo and Barnaul | Russia

    Conference on 'Cooperation between Europe and Siberia in the field of Science and Higher Education: Records, milestones, foresight'

    The conference under the EU-Russia Year of Science 2014 took place on 19-22 August 2014 in Kemerovo and Barnaul, cities in the Siberian Federal District of Russia. The main events of the conference took place in Barnaul, hosted by AltSTU.  more
  • 25.11.2013 - 27.11.2013 | Moscow

    Official launch of the ERA.Net RUS Plus initiative on 27 November 2013

    Embedded in a joint row of events from 25-27 November, which marked the start of the 'EU-Russia Year of Science 2014', the ERA.Net RUS Plus initiative was launched on 27 November in Moscow. Click 'more' for information on all three events. more
  • | published in August 2013

    ERA-LEARN newsletter features the ERA.Net RUS Plus intitiative

    An article in ERA-LEARN newsletter Vol 5 is dedicated to the start of the ERA.Net RUS Plus initiative. Click 'more' for a compact overview of the projects goals and the intended tools to reach them. more
  • | published in February 2013

    Overview of EU-Russia Research, Development and Innovation Cooperation

    A foresight exercise conducted by ERA.Net RUS prepared structural and thematic scenarios for RDI cooperation between EU MS/AC and Russia. This exercise is meant to provide a basis for a sustainable joint funding programme between EU MS/AC and Russia. more
  • | published in October 2012

    ERA.Net RUS – A spotlight on funded projects 2012

    This brochure highlights the outcome of ERA.Net RUS and portrays 13 of projects funded as a result of the Pilot Joint Calls in detail. All funded projects (31 collaborative S&T projects and 11 innovation projects) are listed. PDF, 52 p., 3.4 MB. more



  • Martin Fischer

    • Senior Scientific Officer | DLR-PT, Department 'European and International Cooperation'
    • Heinrich-Konen-Str. 1
    • 53227 Bonn | Germany
    • Telephone: +49 228 3821 1813
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  • Petra Schumann

    • Senior Administrative Officer | DLR-PT, Department 'European and International Cooperation'
    • Heinrich-Konen-Str. 1
    • 53227 Bonn
    • Telephone: +49 228 3821 1362
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