CORNET is short for Collective Research Networking, an international network which comprises a lot of different countries and regions. Until 28th of March 2018 (12 p.m., CET), applicants have the possibility to submit their project proposal online via the CORNET Submission Tool. Detailed information about the application process, current guidelines and required attachments can be found on the CORNET website in the section Calls for Proposals.
The CORNET approach is bottom up, inviting SME associations or groups from all industrial sectors dealing with any technology to submit proposals. At least two countries have to be involved in one research project which needs to follow the rules of pre-competitive collective research. CORNET which is supported by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) accomplishs an average success rate of 66 per cent and strengthens the innovative capacity of SMEs.
More information: www.cornet.online