(Formerly the Office of the Chief Scientist and MATIMOP)


ERA-NET Scheme


The objective of the ERA-NET scheme is to develop and strengthen the coordination of national and regional research programs through 'ERA-NET actions' by developing joint activities or by mutually supporting joint calls for trans-national proposals.


Eligibility and support to participation of Israeli partners is checked according to the rules and procedures of the Office of the Chief Scientist.


Open programs include:



Supports the funding of manufacturing research projects performed by enterprises



Nanosciences, Nanotechnologies, Materials and new Production Technologies



The LEAD ERA project is aimed at fostering the coordination of trans-regional programs dedicated to research and innovation within the themes of the EU Lead market initiative.