Detall de la convocatòria


Objectiu de la convocatòria
The aim of this call is to identify and support promising initiatives of scientific excellence with potential value and social impact, whether in basic, clinical or translational research.
Característiques principals
  • Individual Projects are carried out by a sole Research Performing Organization (RPO) i.e. the Host Institution.
  • Research Consortium Projects are carried out by a Research Consortium (composed by a minimum of two and a maximum of five RPOs, including the Host Organization).
  • The Projects will be coordinated by the Host Organization. Additionally, both Individual and Research Consortium Projects may also include Civil Society Organizations as described in section 0 (non-research performing Civil Society Organizations that carry out activities of the Project). A maximum of three Civil Society Organizations are permitted per Proposal.
    The Proposal budget may include expenses in the following concepts:
    a) Direct costs:
    - Personnel
    - Travel
    - Equipment
    - Consumables
    - Publications
    - Dissemination and social engagement activities
    - Other direct costs
    b) Indirect costs (overheads): a maximum of 10% per Organization of the direct costs of the grant budget: Indirect costsmax = 0.1 x Direct Costs
    c) Subcontracting:
    - Subcontracting audits
    - Others subcontracting
    Projects that request a grant of more than €500,000 must include in their budget the cost of an external audit to be carried out by the Host Organization at the end of the Project.
  • Lloc de presentació
    El personal de l'IMIM i PSMAR que necessiteu més informació adreceu-vos a:
    Servei de Recerca. C/ Doctor Aiguader, 88. 08003-Barcelona. Tel.: 93.316.05.76.
    Marta López: Ext.: 1576
    Mercedes Bayo: Ext.: 1684
    Convocatòria (URL)
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    Informació addicional
    Proposals may be submitted in the following thematic areas:
  • Neuroscience
  • Oncology
  • Cardiovascular and associated metabolic disease
  • Infectious diseases
  • Enabling technologies focused on the four previous thematic areas
  • Requisits
  • Both Individual and Research Consortium Proposals must include a Project Leader (PL). In the case of Research Consortium Projects, the Application must also include one Principal Investigator (PI) for each of the Research Performing Organizations (RPO) of the Research Consortium. Only one PI per RPO is allowed.
  • The PL must have a minimum of seven years of experience in postdoctoral research. Therefore, they must have finished their doctoral degree (PhD) at least seven years before the closing date of the Call (taking as a reference the date which appears on the doctoral degree).
  • Within the same Call, each PL can only submit a single Proposal as a PL; however, they can collaborate on other Proposals as PI of a RPO of the Research Consortium or as a Team Member
  • The PL and PIs of a Proposal that obtained a score of less than 5.50 in the remote evaluation phase of the previous edition of the Call (CaixaResearch Health Call 2022) are not allowed to submit Proposals as PLs to this edition of the Call (2023).
  • The PL must be linked, either by statute, work contract or other type of collaboration, within the framework of this Project, to the Host Organization when applying for the grant
  • The Proposal must be related to the objectives and Thematic Areas of the grant.
    The whole process of submission and selection of Applications, including the interview, will be carried out in English. All information must be submitted in English.
  • Dotació
    Proposals may be submitted as:
  • Individual projects: submitted by a single research organization (Host Organization, HO), requesting up to €500,000.
  • Research consortium projects: submitted by at least two and no more than five research organizations and coordinated by the HO. Research consortium projects may request up to €1,000,000.
  • Durada
    Up to 3 years