European Union

This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 731200


Second Joint Call 2019

The Second Joint Call for trans-national research and demonstration projects opened on 8th January 2019.

Deadline for Expressions of Interest: 1 March 2019

Deadline for Proposals: 5 April 2019

Notification of results: October 2019

Further information is provided below.

We have provided a website to facilitate partner search and consortium meetings:


Funding is available to applicants in the following countries / regions:

  • Flanders, Belgium
  • Ireland
  • Pays de la Loire, France
  • Portugal
  • Scotland, UK
  • Spain
  • Sweden

Indicative funding pot 6.8m Euro.

Second Joint Call Key Dates

The key dates for the call are:
  • Call Opens - 8th January 2019
  • Expressions of Interest - 1 March 2019
  • Proposal Deadline - 5 April 2019
  • Notification of applicants - October 2019
  • Project start - from November 2019

Expressions of Interest can be submitted any time until 1st March. Feedback will be provided within 2 weeks. On receipt of positive feedback, you can proceed with preparation of the full Proposal.

Call Topics

The six call topics are:

  1. Ocean Energy Devices
  2. Components and Subsystems
  3. Grid Connection and Power Systems
  4. Materials and Structures
  5. Installation, Operations and Maintenance
  6. Resource and Impact

Projects are expected to progress technologies from TRL 3 to 6 to TRL 4 to 8.

Projects must involve at least 2 eligible, independent partners from 2 different countries.

Projects should be industry-led.

Submit a Proposal

The Second Joint Call 2019 documents are available to download from this page.
Please read the Call Announcement and Guide for Applicants carefully to understand eligibility and application requirements.
Expressions of Interest and Proposal must be based on the templates provided.
To submit a proposal, please create an account using the registration button below.

For further information please contact the Joint Call Secretariat:

or your national / regional contact