Calls for Proposals from the JU EU-Rail (Europe’s Rails)
Europe’s Rail Joint Undertaking (EU-Rail) is established by Council Regulation (EU) 2021/2085 of 19 November 2021. It is the new European partnership on rail research and innovation established under the Horizon Europe programme (2020-2027) and the universal successor of the Shift2Rail Joint Undertaking
The type of project for all these topics is Innovation Action (IA). The granting authority can fund a maximum of one project per topic.
A sustainable and green rail system
- EU contribution per project: 33.8 M€
Sustainable Competitive Digital Green Rail Freight Services
- EU contribution per project: 40.6 M€
Regional rail services / Innovative rail services to revitalise capillary lines
- EU contribution per project: 16.5 M€
Intelligent & Integrated asset management
- EU contribution per project: 46.3 M€
Digital & Automated up to Autonomous Train Operations
- EU contribution per project: 54.3 M€
Network management planning and control & Mobility Management in a multimodal environment and Digital Enablers
- EU contribution per project: 38 M€
Eligibility: Swiss organizations can be part of the project of this institutionalized partnership EU-Rail through the EUropean Rail Operating community Consortium (EUROC), which the Swiss Federal Railways belong to. The Swiss funding is provided by the Swiss government via SERI.
How to Apply: Detailed topic description, conditions and documents are found with the links above.
Deadline: 23 June 2022 (5:00 pm CET)