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Announcement of the first call for proposals in the Environment for Life programme

The Technology Agency of the Czech Republic plans to announce a call for proposals in the Environment for Life programme on 12 June, focusing on the support of applied research and experimental development and innovation in the area of the environment.

The filing project proposals is planned to take place in two sub-programmes:

  • Operating research in public interest; and
  • Eco-innovation, technology and procedures for environmental protection.

Applicants in this call for proposals can include enterprises, research organisations and other legal entities.

A necessary prerequisite for the projects is achieving a certain type of result, such as a prototype, functional sample, software, patent, specialised book or the organisation of a conference, etc. The subsidy applies to staff costs, scholarships, costs of sub-supplies and other direct costs.

The maximum amount of support of one project within this call for proposals is up to 100% of total eligible costs, based on the type of research activity and type of applicant. The maximum amount of support per project is up to CZK 30 million, based on the type of research activity and type of applicant.

The deadline for submitting project proposals has been set to 19 September 2019.

The article is part of dReport – May 2019, Tax news; Grants and investment Incentives.

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