The European Research Area (ERA) is based on excellence, competitive, open and talent-driven. The new ERA will improve Europe's research and innovation landscape, accelerate the EU's transition towards climate neutrality and digital leadership, support its recovery from the societal and economic impact of the coronavirus crisis, and strengthen its resilience against future crises.
The New ERA has four main strategic objectives:
FCT supports the participation of researchers from the National Science and Technology System in the different axes of ERA action, namely:
(Science Policy and Strategical Discussion)
(ERC, MSCA, Research Infrastructures, Widening)
(Euratom Research and Training Programme 2021-2025)
(European Cooperation in Science and Technology)
(Horizon 2020 and Horizon Europe Consortia and Joint Transnational Calls)
You can consult the funding opportunities in the list of ongoing calls.