Members

CHIST-ERA is coordinated by ANR and brings together into partnership research funding organisations mainly in Europe. All research funding organisations in are welcome to join CHIST-ERA and participate in all or part (e.g. a joint transnational call) of the initiative's activities. Note: The list of the countries participating in each of the CHIST-ERA calls might differ from the list of the CHIST-ERA partner countries.

SAS

The Slovak Academy of Sciences (SAS)  is a national institution which undertakes scientific research in Slovakia as an autonomous non-university research institution established under law which is primarily funded from public finances. The...
 
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LMT

The Research Council of Lithuania (LMT) established in 1991, is a state budget institution that acts as an expert on science policy and as an advisory body to the Parliament of Lithuania and the Government on strategic issues of research...
 
Mandate and Background of the General Secretariat for Research and Technology The General Secretariat for Research and Technology ( www.gsrt.gr)  is a modern public service assigned with the task of defining, as well as coordinating the...
 
French National Research Agency

ANR

The French National Research Agency (ANR), a public institution for the management of administrative issues, was created on January 01, 2007, and is a funding agency for research projects. Its aim is to increase the number of research...
 
Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council
The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) is the main government agency of the United Kingdom for funding research and training in engineering and the physical sciences, investing in a broad range of subjects; from...
 
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FNR

Since 1999, the National Research Fund (FNR) has developed various thematic and structural funding instruments that helped to construct Luxembourg’s reputation as a research site. The FNR serves all branches of science and the humanities...
 
Fund for Scientific Research
The Fund for Scientific Research (FNRS) is a research funding agency that promotes ans supports basic scientific research in the French-speaking community of Belgium. Founded in 1928, it mainly receives public subsidies. The Fund...
 
FWF

FWF

The Austrian Science Fund (FWF) is Austria's central funding organization for basic research. The purpose of the FWF is to support the ongoing development of Austrian science and basic research at a high international level. In this way,...
 
Irish Research Council

IRC

Established in mid-2012 under the Government’s Public Sector Reform Plan, the Irish Research Council (‘the Council’), a merger of two former councils (the Irish Research Council for Humanities and Social Sciences, IRCHSS, and the Irish...
 
VIAA
The State Education Development Agency (SEDA; VIAA in Latvian) is a direct administration institution which is subordinated to the Ministry of Education and Science. SEDA operates in accordance with Cabinet Regulations of 18 December 2012...
 
The Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (through the Secretariat of State for Research, Development and Innovation) is the department of the General State Administration that is responsible for elaborating and implementing government...
 
Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research
The Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR) is in charge of all education, from elementary to university and research at all levels. The Department in charge of research funds a wide spectrum of projects both with...
 
NCBiR
The Polish National Centre for Research and Development (NCBiR) is a Polish government-funded agency. It fulfils its mission mainly by funding and managing strategic scientific research and experimental developmental programmes. NCBiR was...
 
Swiss National Science Foundation
The Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) has the autonomy to support research in all disciplines.  The Foundation Council is the governing body of the SNSF. The Foundation Council has representatives of the scientific and research...
 
Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey
The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBITAK) is the leading agency for management, funding and conduct of research in Turkey. It was established in 1963 with a mission to advance science and technology, conduct...
 
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The Executive Agency for Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation Funding (http://uefiscdi.gov.ro) is the main funding agency for research, development and innovation. UEFISCDI is a legal entity, public body of the Central...
 
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NCN

The National Science Centre is a Polish executive agency set up to fund basic research. With a budget of over € 200 M a year, the NCN supports research in Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences and...
 
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FWO

The FWO’s mission is to stimulate and support groundbreaking fundamental research in all areas of science at the universities in the Flemish Community, including collaboration agreements between Flemish universities and other research...
 

AKA

The Academy of Finland (AKA) is a public agency within the administrative branch of the Finnish Ministry of Education, Science and Culture. AKA’s mission is to fund high-quality scientific research, provide expertise in science and science...
 
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Reporting to the Minister of Economic Development, Innovation and Export Trade, the Fonds promotes and develops research, disseminates the knowledge stemming from research, and fosters research training primarily in the field of natural...
 
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VR

The Swedish Research Council has a leading role in developing Swedish research of the highest scientific quality, thereby contributing to the development of society. Besides research funding, the agency advises the government on research-...
 
The Technology Agency of the Czech Republic (TA CR) is the key research funding organisation (RFO) for the applied research, development and innovation in the Czech Republic. The Agency is a national public authority established in 2009....
 
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FCT

FCT supports the scientific community in Portugal through a range of funding schemes, tailored for individual scientists, research teams or R&D centres. Through its funding schemes, FCT supports graduate education, research and...
 
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NWO

NWO promotes the transfer of knowledge from the research it funds to society. Communication plays an important role in this. In addition NWO is committed to informing as wide a public as possible about the importance of science for society...