Norway: RCN

Programme Profile:


Norway RCN


Name of the programme/initiative:

Large Scale programme on Nanotechnology and advance materials (NANO2021): NANO2021

Large-scale programme for energy research (ENERGIX): ENERGIX

User-driven Research based Innovation (BIA): BIA

programme website

Programme owner

The Research Council of Norway

Program manager (excecuting funding organisation)


Contact person
Details: e-mail, tel.

Name: Aase HUNDERE

Phone: +47 41422058


Type of research eligible for funding: eligible TRL range

Basic research, applied research, innovation projects for industrial sector

For M-Era.Net2 call 2016: TRL 2-7

Funding rates (approx.)

For M-Era.Net2 call 2016:
500 000-750 000 €

Total budget for Norwegian partners in a single project is 750 000 €. Maximum budget pr. Norwegian partner  is 500 000 €

Major eligibility restrictions
(e.g. types of organisations, thematic restricition)

M-Era.Net2 call 2016 : Thematic restrictions:

2.            Innovative surfaces, coatings and interfaces

3.            High performance synthetic and biobased composites

4.            Functional materials

6.           Materials for additive manufacturing


Eligible Norwegian partners:

Norwegian research institutions, Norwegian companies/organisations

Geographical coverage (national/regional)


National/regional schedule, cut-off dates, deadlines