News archive - 1st Call for proposals for projects accessing VI-SEEM Services - Deadline: 14 November 2016

The first call enables researchers from selected countries and research fields to obtain access to the advanced services of the VI-SEEM Virtual Research Environment.

The call is addressed to scientists and researchers that work in academic and research institutions in the region of South Eastern Europe and the Eastern Mediterranean. More specifically these are (in alphabetical order): Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Egypt, FYR of Macedonia, Georgia, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Moldova, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia and Turkey.

The project proposals should address open research topics in specific fields of Life Sciences, Climate research, and Digital Cultural Heritage.

Via this call VI-SEEM opens possibilities for regional scientists from the selected scientific fields to have access to the advanced resources and services that it offers. The list of services and resources offered by the VI-SEEM VRE can be found at: and in the VI-SEEM VRE at:
Access to underlying computational resources will be awarded for a maximum period of 12 months, while access to underlying storage resources may be provided for up to 2 years, beginning January 2017.
More details, such as the criteria for access, the available resources and services, the application process, application forms and timelines are available at:

Important deadlines:

Opening date: 14th October 2016
Closing Date: 14th November 2016
Clarification provided by applicants if needed: 18th November 2016
Allocation decision: January 2017
Allocation Start Date of awarded proposals: January 2017
Allocation end date of award: January 2018 for computational services, January 2019 for some data services.

Source: VI-SEEM

Geographical focus
  • Albania
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Montenegro
  • Republic of North Macedonia
  • Serbia
Scientifc field / Thematic focus
  • Cross-thematic/Interdisciplinary

Entry created by Anna Sirocco on November 3, 2016
Modified on November 3, 2016