Research infrastructures are facilities, resources and services that are used by the research communities to conduct research and foster innovation in their fields. They include: major scientific equipment (or sets of instruments); knowledge-based resources such as collections, archives or scientific data; e-infrastructures; and any other infrastructure of a unique nature essential to achieve excellence in research and innovation.
Areas of intervention:
- Consolidating and developing the landscape of European research infrastructures;
- Opening, integrating and interconnecting research infrastructures;
- Reinforcing European research infrastructure policy and international cooperation;
- Consolidating and developing the innovation potential of European research infrastructures and activities for innovation and training.
Details about how to apply and work programmes could be found here.