LEAP-RE Call for AU-EU Collaborative Research and Innovation projects on Renewable Energy
The Long-term Europe-Africa Partnership on Renewable Energy (LEAP-RE) programme invites participants to submit collaborative research and innovation projects proposals on renewable energy.
LEAP-RE is structured around three Pillars: Pillar1, the focus of this call, comprises the implementation of transnational proposals for research, innovation and capacity building, funded by national/regional funding agencies and by the European Commission; Pillar2, is a cluster of individual R&I and capacity building projects implemented by members of the consortium, whilst Pillar3 focuses on program management and the design of a long term AU – EU strategic partnership on renewable energy.
- LEAP-RE Cofund Call 2021
- LEAP-RE Cofund Call Submission Guidelines
- Pre-proposal Template (Form A)
- Statement of own funding (Form C)
- CV of Key personnel
Click here to register and submit a proposal.
The LEAP-RE Joint Call 2021 will fund basic research, applied research and experimental development projects that are 12-36 months long. However, applicants should be aware that each funding agency participating in the Call will apply its own rules and regulations regarding eligibility and criteria.
The range of activities recommended for collaboration under LEAP-RE, will focus on 6 identified multi-annual roadmaps presented in the Call:
- Mapping RE joint research and innovation
- End of life of RE components
- Smart stand-alone systems
- Smart grids
- Productive uses of energy
- Domestic uses of energy