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News on projects

Here you can find information about current open calls related to the Faculty of Informatics. Further information can be found on our Research Funding webpage . Information not only about projects, grant calls, research at MU can be found on the MU Portal. The RMU Research Department sends out an email summary of news on Fridays; you can subscribe to this email here. Researchers can also use the Anlupa.cz application, which allows easy automatic search and monitoring of calls for research, experimental development and innovation projects announced by national and international grant providers.

We would like to ask those of you who are thinking about joining grant calls or looking for a suitable call for your research to inform us promptly by email at veda@fi.muni.cz or in person at the Research and Project Support Department. Please allow approximately 7 working days before the funder's deadline for submission of proposals to FI, unless otherwise stated for an individual call.

The Faculty of Informatics of MU became a recipient of the HR AWARD in April 2021, more information can be found on the Faculty's website. MU has also approved the Masaryk University Gender Equality Plan ( GEP), the link is available here .

Upcoming seminars

  • The CAS is organizing an online meeting for those interested in collaborating with MIT on Wednesday, July 31, 2024 at 4 pm,more information including a link to register can be found here.

Currently open calls, information on reporting

International

European Commission

  • The Faculty of Informatics of MU became a HR AWARD holder in April 2021, more information can be found on the Faculty's website. MU also has an approved Gender Equality Plan/ Masaryk University Gender Equality Plan (GEP), link available here .
  • Erasmus+ projects - EC calls and deadlines for Erasmus+ cooperation projects can be found here.

J. William Fulbright Commission

  • The J. William Fulbright Commission is an intergovernmental Czech-American organisation established to promote educational, scientific and cultural exchanges between the Czech Republic and the USA through scholarship programmes and advisory and information services. The main focus of the Fulbright Commission's work is the administration of government scholarships and other programs for study, research and teaching in the U.S. for Czech citizens and vice versa for U.S. scholarship holders at academic institutions in the Czech Republic. The administration of the programs includes activities related to the selection process and the scholarship holders' stay in the U.S. or the Czech Republic. For more information, including current offers, please visit the Fulbright Commission' s website .

Other opportunities for international cooperation

Internment projects for faculty members

  • An overview of possible sources of internalisation for faculty staff can be found here, including cooperation in the areas of mobility, partnership development and training, innovation, etc.

National

Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic

  • As part of the MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology ) - Czech Republic IOCB Tech Foundation Seed Fund, a call for joint proposals will be open from 10 September to 10 December 2024 for all scientific disciplines. An online information session for those interested in collaborating with MIT will be held on Wednesday 31 July 2024 at 4 pm. Please register for the information session here, and you can also find more detailed information about the call on that page.

Grant Agency of the Czech Republic (GACR)

  • Currently, it is possible to submit projects on the principle of LA evaluation with an expected start of the solution in 2025, with the GACR acting as a partner organisation. These are projects where proposals can be submitted continuously during the year - Austria, Germany, USA. Furthermore, with a set deadline - Poland (autumn 2024), Slovenia (winter 2024), Luxembourg (winter 2024), Switzerland (1 October 2024) and now Croatia (10 May 2024), the Czech part of the application can be submitted within 7 days from the submission of the proposal to the foreign agency. Further information can be found on the GAČR website on the MU Portal and faculty information in IS. On the GAČR website you can also find a video tutorial on how to fill in the proposal in GRIS. We kindly ask any interested parties to inform the project support for GACR Ing. Komárková as soon as possible.

Ministry of Youth, Education and Sports (MEST)

Ministry of the Interior (MoI)

  • According to the information on the MoI website, there will be no calls for tender in 2024 for IMPACT, SECTECH or OPSEC.

Ministry of Health (MoH)

Technology Agency of the Czech Republic (TA CR)

  • The Technology Agency of the Czech Republic announced 12. VS of the TREND PP1 programme "Leaders". The main objective of the Programme is to increase the international competitiveness of companies, especially by expanding their markets abroad, penetrating new markets or moving up in global value chains. Support will be given to industrial research and experimental development projects aimed at putting the results into practice, in particular into industrial production and product offerings on the market, projects developing new services, technologies and materials, increasing the level of automation and robotization and the use of digital technologies. Deadline for submission of proposals to TAČR is 14 August 2024, deadline for FI is 8 August 2024 (if interested, please contact D. Komárková by 25 July), consultation of results at CTT and legal matters until 31 July 2024. The aid intensity per project is 70%. Detailed information on the programme, including a recording of the webinar, can be found on the TAČR website. More detailed MU information can also be found on the MU Portal. If you are interested in this competition, please contact Ing. Komárková as soon as possible.
  • The General Terms and Conditions version 8 will come into force for all new submissions from 13 May 2024. The full text can be found here.
  • Detailed information on the individual programmes can be found on the TAČR website.
  • The Technology Agency of the Czech Republic also has an open call for the BETA2 programme, which is a public procurement programme in applied research and innovation for the needs of the public administration. Detailed information on the programme can be found on the TAČR website.
  • The Technology Agency of the Czech Republic also has an open call for the BETA3 programme, which is a public procurement programme in applied research and innovation for the needs of the state administration. Detailed information on the programme can be found on the TAČR website.
  • The Technology Agency of the Czech Republic has newly established Rules of Mandatory Publicity, which all beneficiaries and researchers of TAČR projects must follow. More detailed information can be found on the TAČR website.

MU projects

MU Grant Agency (GAMU)

CURRENTLY OPEN CALLS:
  • GAMU has an open call for Horizons Applications for support are submitted on a rolling basis through ISEP. Support is intended for costs associated with the preparation of extremely prestigious and important projects from international funders (e.g. European Commission programmes). There are two types of support - 1. Support for ERC grant submissions and 2. Support for other international grant submissions (non-ERC) For more information please visit the GAMU - Horizons page or contact Jana Halámková at FI.

Specific university research

Faculty of Informatics MU - Student Research and Development Projects (FI Dean's Programme)

CTT MU

Department of Research and Project Support

E-mail: veda@fi.muni.cz