Call for Grant: Associated Data Partner | Emodnet Biology

Call for Grant: Associated Data Partner

EMODnet biology provides the opportunity for organizations to become an Associated Data Partner. By becoming an Associated EMODnet biology Data Partner, your organization is willing to participate in making marine biological data freely available within the framework of EMODnet Biology.

A call for grants is now available and is open till October 15th 2017.

  • Procedure: If interested to become a Associated data partner, please send us the information on the datasets that will be made available for EMODnet Biology, including information in which framework they were collected (national monitoring, research project, historic data), including temporal, spatial and taxomic cover and providing information on the sampling methodology and measured parameters.
     
  • The evaluation will be made by the EMODnet Biology Steering Committee and successful candidates will be informed before the first of November 2017.
     
  • Timing; The project should be finalized before April 2019 (maximum 16 Months duration)
     
  • Budget: Depending on the size of the contribution, funding can vary between 5,000 and 20,000 Euro. This amount can be claimed through an interim payment (max 50%) and a final payment.
     
  • The successful candidates will be invited to the plenary meetings of the project (April 2018, April 2019).
     
  • If you are interested to participate, please complete this form, and send this to Simon Claus, Coordinator EMODnet Biology before October 15th 2017. We plan to support 5-10 EMODnet Biology Associated Data Partner Grants.

More information:

simon.claus@vliz.be