Norway: RCN

Programme Profile:

The Research Council of 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

programme website

Programme owner

The Research Council of Norway

Program manager (excecuting funding organisation)

The Research Council of Norway

Contact person
Details: e-mail, tel.

Name: Lenka Hannevold

Phone: +47 22 03 72 28, +47 98 23 04 53


Type of research eligible for funding: eligible TRL range

Basic research, applied research, innovation projects for industrial sector

For M-Era.Net2 call  2018: TRL 2-5

Funding rates (approx.)

For M-Era.Net2 call 2018:
450 000-670 000 €

Total budget for Norwegian partners in a single project is 670 000 €. Maximum budget pr. Norwegian partner is 450 000 €

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

M-Era.Net2 call 2018 : Thematic restrictions:

  1. Multiscale modeling for materials engineering and processing (M3EP)
  2. Innovative surfaces, coatings and interfaces
  3. High performance composites
  4. Functional materials

 Eligible Norwegian partners:

Norwegian research institutions, Norwegian companies/organisations

Geographical coverage (national/regional)


National/regional schedule, cut-off dates, deadlines