Austria: FFG

Programme Profile

 Austria FFG-TP

Name of the programme/initiative

 Produktion der Zukunft

programme website

Programme owner

 Bundesministerium fuer Verkehr, Innovation und Technologie (BMVIT)

Program manager (excecuting funding organisation)


Contact person
Details: e-mail, tel.

 Name: Fabienne Eder

 Phone:+43 577 55 5081


Type of research eligible for funding: eligible TRL range

 Industrial Research: TRL 2-4
 Experimental Development: TRL 5-7

Funding rates (approx.)

 Research organisation: Industrial Research - 85%, Experimental Development - 60%
 Micro/small enterprise: Industrial Research - 80%, Experimental Development - 60%
 Medium enterprise: Industrial Research - 70%, Experimental Development - 50%
 Large enterprise: Industrial Research - 55%, Experimental Development - 35%

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

 Minimum 1 Austrian industry partner.

 Thematic restriciton: eligible M-ERA.NET topics

  • Multiscale modeling for materials engineering and processing (M3EP)
  • Innovative surfaces, coatings and interfaces
  • High performance composites
  • Materials for additive manufacturing

 Further information on conditions and restrictions are given in the national call:

Geographical coverage (national/regional)


National/regional schedule, cut-off dates, deadlines

 Deadline for proposal submission via FFG eCall (
 national Pre-Proposal ("Kurzantrag"): 19.06.2018, 12:00 C.E.T.
 national Full-Proposal ("Nationale Ergänzung"): 13.11.2018, 12:00 C.E.T.