Poland: NCBR

Programme Profile:

 Poland NCBR

Name of the programme/initiative:

International programme

programme website:


Programme owner

National Centre for Research and Development

Program manager (excecuting funding organisation)

National Centre for Research and Development

Contact person
Details: e-mail, tel.

Name: Maciej Jędrzejek

Phone: +48 22 39 07 160

e-mail: maciej.jedrzejek@ncbr.gov.pl

Type of research eligible for funding: eligible TRL range

Industrial research and experimental development.

Other types of activities (e.g. coordination, dissemination, management) are not eligible for funding as separate tasks. They can be included in a appropriate cost category within research tasks.

Projects should start from 3-6 TRL range and finish 5-8.

Funding rates (approx.)



Industrial research

Experimental development

Scientific entity (universities and R&D institutions)



Micro/small enterprise

50+20+15 (max 80%)

25+20+15 (max 60%)

Medium enterprise

50+10+15 (max 75%)

25+10+15 (max 50%)

Large Enterprise

50+15 (max 65%)

25+15 (max 40%)

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


Qualified applicants: enterprises, universities and R&D institutions only in cooperation with Polish enterprises. The project consortium with Polish participation must contain at least one Polish enterprise to be eligible for funding.


It is recommended to contact the National Contact Persons already in early stage of project preparation.

Geographical coverage (national/regional)


National/regional schedule, cut-off dates, deadlines

The same as in M-ERA.NET Call 2019