Lithuania: RCL

Programme Profile

Lithuania – Lietuvos mokslo taryba - LMT

Name of the programme/initiative:

National research Programme Towards the future technologies

programme website

in Lithuanian -

in English -

Programme owner

Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Lithuania

Program manager (excecuting funding organisation)

Lietuvos mokslo taryba (Research Council of Lithuania)
Contact person
Details: e-mail, tel.


Name: Saulius Marcinkonis

Phone:+370 676 17256


Type of research eligible for funding: eligible TRL range


Funding rates (approx.)

Up to € 100.000 per project (for project partner) or up to € 150.000 per project (for project coordinator)

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

Applicants can submit proposals to all Call topics.

The general funding rules of Research Council of Lithuania (LMT ) apply:

the applicant is Lithuanian higher education and research institution (which is listed in the Register of Ministry of Education and Science of Republic of Lithuania);

SME eligible to apply only in collaboration with Lithuanian higher education and research institution;

The applicant who intends to act as a project leader (PL) or principal investigator (PI) has to be a scientist (researcher holding at least a Ph.D. degree);

A person, acting as a PL, PI or a core group member can participate only in one proposal per Call.

The workload of the core members of project team (PL and PI) must be ≥20 hours multiplied by the duration of the project in months.

National funding will be provided according to the General Rules of the Research Council of Lithuania for the competitive funding of the Research and Dissemination Projects approved by the Order No V-176 of the Council Chairman on 4 April , 2019.

Geographical coverage (national/regional)


National/regional schedule, cut-off dates, deadlines

Applicants not requested to submit any national forms during pre-proposal and full proposal submission stages.