Multinational Clinical Trial Funding Opportunities

ECRIN can provide support to investigators for the preparation of calls for multinational clinical trial funding. If projects are funded and meet ECRIN eligibility criteria, we can subsequently offer various trial management services.

For more information on how ECRIN can support you in the preparation of these calls, see Trial Preparation and contact your local European Correspondent.

The calls listed below may be relevant for your applications for clinical trials / clinical research in various fields. Note: additional information on calls may be found in the News section (select "Calls" to filter). 

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In this specialised phenotyping call, access to a comprehensive panel of phenotyping tests, relying on standardized and customized protocols in key therapeutic areas, is provided:

Induced secondary phenotyping screen under acute or more chronic inflammatory conditions
Functional immune-phenotyping screen by mass cytometry

More information and the call application forms are available here.

Proposal submission to - there is a rolling deadline, collecting applications at the 1st of every month. Proposal evaluation will start directly after the deadline for applications has passed. 

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The EU funded project EU-OPENSCREEN-DRIVE has launched it first chemoproteomics and small molecule screening call. Users will be able to submit their proposals for:

  • Chemoproteomics projects starting from May 3rd 2019 until July 31st 2019 at 20:00 CET. More information, see here 
  • Small molecule screening projects starting from June 1st 2019 until September 30th 2019 at 20:00 CET. More information, see here
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Call ID: H2020-JTI-IMI2-2019-18-two-stage
Action Type: RIA – Research and Innovation Actions

For full details of the topics, including the budget breakdown and the General Conditions for the Call for proposals, click on the links above (which take you directly to the relevant page of the Participant Portal) or read the IMI2 - Call 18 Text.

Indicative budget

  • From EFPIA companies and IMI2 Associated Partners: EUR 85 871 760
  • From the IMI2 JU: EUR 74 866 000

Key dates and deadlines

  • Draft topic texts published: 10 April 2019
  • Publication date: 26 June 2019
  • Stage 1 submission start date: 26 June 2019
  • Stage 1 submission deadline: 26 September 2019 (17:00:00 Brussels time)
  • Stage 2 submission deadline: 26 March 2020 (17:00:00 Brussels time)

How to apply

All documents relating to the Call can be found via the Funding and Tenders Portal and the IMI2 Call documents page, in particular the IMI Manual for evaluation, submission and grant award - version 1.7.

Detailed guidance on how to submit a proposal, including a detailed user manual and frequently asked questions, can be found under the Submit a Proposal section of the Participant Portal Horizon 2020 Online Manual.