[CALL] ACRP - Austrian Climate Research Programme


Deadline: 31 Jan 2020, 12:00

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

Content of the 12th 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 12th Call (online application):

1) Understanding the climate system and consequences of climate change

2) Specific support for Austria’ s policymakers

3) Systemic transformation – the human dimension

4) Governance and institutions – towards systemic transformation

APCC Special Report on "Structural conditions for climate friendly living" (up to 300.000 Euro).

Size of funding: 50.000 - 250.000/350.000 Euro (Special Report up to 300.000 Euro)

Duration of funding: 1 to 3 years

Closing date: 31 Jan 2020, 12:00