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EU-LAC Joint Call 2022 

The EU-LAC Interest Group (IG), which consists of a group of funding agencies from LAC, EU Member States and Associated Countries, launched the 4th Joint Call on the 24th of January 2022 with the deadline of 28th of April 2022 at 5 PM CEST.

NEW! Info Session on the Joint Call

Date: Thursday 17th February 2022, 4 pm – 5 pm CET


  • Rules for participation
  • Time-schedule
  • Evaluation criteria
  • ENRICH in LAC matchmaking platform
  • Online submission tool (PT-outline)
  • Q&A

No registration required.

Join link:


Webinar number:

2744 861 9199

Webinar password:

EULACIG (3852244 from phones)

Join by phone:

+49-619-6781-9736 Germany Toll

+49-89-95467578 Germany Toll 2

Access code: 274 486 19199

Call documents are available at:


With this Joint Call, interested project consortia composed of partners from the countries listed below will be invited to submit project proposals.

The participating funding organizations*(see the list below) will provide funds and assistance of national and/or regional call contact points to support national beneficiaries in collaborative projects. The projects will be selected jointly.

Topics in the 4th Multi-Thematic Joint Call 2022

Transnational consortia are invited to submit proposals related to the following 6 topics in the thematic fields of Global Challenges, Health, Biodiversity, and Energy:


1.1 Global Challenges I - Interactions and integration between the climate science, Social Sciences and Humanities (SSH) and other communities.

Participating funding agencies from: Austria, Bolivia, Brazil (CONFAP), Dominican Republic, Germany, Panama, Poland, Spain (AEI), Turkey, Uruguay.

1.2 Global Challenges II - Cross-cutting digital research infrastructure

Participating funding agencies from: Austria, Bolivia, Brazil (CNPq, CONFAP), Dominican Republic, Germany, Panama, Spain (AEI), Turkey.


2.1 Health I - Personalised Medicine

Participating funding agencies from: Austria, Bolivia, Brazil (CNPq, CONFAP), Dominican Republic, Germany, Italy, Panama, Poland, Spain (AEI and ISCIII), Turkey.

2.2 Health II - EU-LAC Regional Hubs: Integrating research infrastructures for Health and Disease 

Participating funding agencies from: Austria, Bolivia, Brazil (CONFAP), Dominican Republic, Germany, Italy, Panama, Peru, Portugal, Spain (AEI), Turkey, Uruguay.


3.1 Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services Research Infrastructures

Participating funding agencies from: Austria, Bolivia, Brazil (CNPq, CONFAP), Dominican Republic, Germany, Italy, Panama, Peru, Spain (AEI), Turkey.


4.1 Interoperability of energy data spaces for an optimized exploitation by producers and prosumers / Research Infrastructures 

Participating funding agencies from :Austria, Bolivia, Brazil (CONFAP), Dominican Republic, Germany, Panama, Spain (AEI), Turkey

Useful Info and Links

Pre-Announcement of 4th EU-LAC Joint Call 2022

➢ The duration of a project may not exceed 36 months.

➢ Call documents are available as of 24th January 2022 at


➢ The Call will be open from 24th January to 28th April 2022.

➢ Proposals must be submitted online in English, via an Electronic Submission System accessible at https://ptoutline.eu/app/eu-lac-2022

How to publish your interest in these call topics via this platform?

If you are already a member of this platform and interested in collaboration under these topics, you are kindly invited to update your profiles as indicated below: 

1) Indicate which of the 6 topics you are interested in
Thus, other organisation can identify you.

Please select those topics you are interested in

2) Publish your Partner search related to these call topics via the Marketplace

Add a "EU-LAC Joint Call 2022" Partner Search Project

If you are new to this platform (and not registered yet), you will be able to make the selection during the registration process. 

* Funding Organisations that have indicated their commitment in participating in the 4 th EU-LAC Multi-Thematic Joint Call 2022

The following programme owners confirmed their participation in the Group of Funding Parties (GPF) and their readiness to pledge financial contributions for funding the proposals selected through the Joint Call:
1. Austria: Bundesministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft und Forschung BMBWF
2. Bolivia: Ministerio de Educación - Vice Ministerio de Ciencia y Tecnología, MINEDU
3. Brazil: Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Cientifico e Tecnológico, CNPq
4. Brazil: Conselho Nacional das Fundações Estaduais de Amparo à Pesquisa, CONFAP
5. Dominican Republic: Ministerio de Educación Superior, Ciencia y Tecnología, MESCyT
6. Germany: Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung, BMBF
7. Italy: Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, CNR
8. Panama: Secretaria Nacional de Ciencia, Tecnología e Innovación, SENACYT
9. Peru: Consejo Nacional de Ciencia Tecnología e Innovación Tecnológica, CONCYTEC
10. Poland: Narodowe Centrum Badań i Rozwoju, NCBR
11. Portugal: Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, FCT
12. Spain: Instituto de Salud Carlos III, ISCIII
13. Spain: Agencia Estatal de Investigación, AEI
14. Turkey: Turkiye Bilimsel vê Teknolojik Arastirma Kurumu, TUBITAK
15. Uruguay: Agencia Nacional de Investigación e Innovación, ANII

Organised by
Brazil 172
Türkiye 121
Italy 65
Germany 44
Spain 43
Dominican Republic 38
Portugal 33
Ecuador 31
Colombia 27
Peru 25
Uruguay 21
Austria 18
Argentina 16
Bolivia 16
Poland 14
Costa Rica 13
Chile 12
France 9
United Kingdom 9
Panama 8
Belgium 6
Hungary 6
Guatemala 5
Mexico 5
Honduras 5
Nicaragua 5
Sweden 4
Greece 3
Venezuela 3
Trinidad And Tobago 3
Paraguay 3
Bulgaria 2
Romania 2
Ireland 2
India 2
El Salvador 2
Netherlands 2
Ukraine 2
Lithuania 2
Namibia 1
Jamaica 1
Switzerland 1
Israel 1
Luxembourg 1
South Korea 1
Malta 1
Finland 1
Slovenia 1
Cyprus 1
Total 809
University 354
R&D Institution 137
Other 72
SME 71
Start-up 58
Authority/Government 44
Association/Agency 38
Industry 35
Total 809
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