[CALL] ACRP - Austrian Climate Research Programme


Deadline: 11 Sep 2017

For climate research projects (from single projects to smaller consortia).

+++ please notice: Proposals need to be send to Forschungsservice not later than 6 Sep 2017 +++

Content of the 10th Call:

The Climate and Energy Fund (Klima- und Energiefonds) is an important instrument of the Austrian Federal Government for the creation of incentives in the field of climate policy. Within the framework of the Climate and Energy Fund, the Austrian Climate Research Programme (ACRP) provides a conceptual and an institutional basis for supporting climate research in Austria. The Climate and Energy Fund supports a broad range of research topics, with the intention to help Austria deal with climate change through mitigation and adaptation, and to contribute to building a high level of climate re-search competence for relevant policy areas in Austria. Thematic areas for the 10th Call:

1) Understanding the climate system and consequences of climate change

2) Specific support for Austria’ s policymakersThematic Area

3) Systemic transformation – the human dimension

4) Governance and institutions – towards systemic trans-formation

APCC Special Report: Tourism, large culture and sport events and climate change

Size of funding: 50.000 - 250.000 Euro (Special Report up to 300.000 Euro)

Duration of funding: 1 to 3 years

Closing date: 11 Sep 2017, 5 pm