On this page you find information necessary to submit an Expression of Interest in response to the IMI 5th Call 2012.
Based on the recommendations of the IMI Research Agenda, the IMI Governing Board has approved the Scientific Priorities 2012 as part of IMI Annual Implementation Plan 2012.
One of these priorities is implemented through the IMI 5th Call Topics (see Information Package below).
Applicants intending to submit an Expression of Interest (EoI) in response to the IMI 5th Call should read the Call Topics, the Rules for Participation, the Rules for Submission, Evaluation and Selection of EoIs and Full Project Proposals (FPPs), the IMI IPR rules and the IMI JU model Grant Agreement (see Information Package below).
Call Identifier: IMI-JU-5-2012
Publication Date: 6 March 2012
Call status: Open for Submission of Expressions of Interest– see deadlines below.
Indicative budget: The financial contribution from the European Community to the IMI JU for the support of research activities, which is up to €80 million, will match by 90 percent (90 %) the in kind contribution of the research based companies that are members of the European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA).
Restrictions for Participation: see the Rules for Participation
Entities eligible to receive funding: see eligibility criteria to receive funding in the Rules for Participation
Selection of Expressions of Interest and Full Project Proposals: see Rules for Submission, Evaluation and Selection of Expressions of Interest and Full Project Proposals
Compliance with ethical issues: information is available on http://cordis.europa.eu/fp7/ethics_en.html
Information Package: Contains the key documents required for the preparation of your Expression of Interest (EoI):
Submissions start date (for submitting EoIs): 14 March 2012
Submissions deadline (for submitting EoIs): 16 May 2012, 23:55 Brussels time (CEST)
Application form (for submitting EoIs):
Please note: The IMI electronic submission tool SOFIA (Submission OF Information Application) is to be used for submitting an Expression of Interest in response to a topic of the 5th Call; no other means of submission will be accepted. SOFIA was opened for submission of EoIs on 14 March 2012. Updates of the EoIs may be submitted online until the Call submission deadline. Only the most recent version shall be considered for the evaluation procedure (including eligibility check).
To access the IMI electronic submission tool SOFIA, Applicant Consortium Coordinators wishing to submit an Expression of Interest will need to complete a Request for Access to the tool.
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