The third joint transnational call of the ERA-NET SIINN (Safe Implementation of Innovative Nanoscience and Nanotechnology) is open for the submission of innovative transnational research proposals focused on manufactured nanomaterials (MNMs) in the four topics listed below:
  •     Exposure assessment
  •     Toxicity mechanisms
  •     Effects of MNMs on human health
  •     Environmental impacts of MNMs 
Submission deadline is 16/01/2015, 12:00 am CET, 07:00 am Washington D. C. Time
The following countries/regions will participate in the third SIINN Call (involved funding organizations are indicated as well):
  •     Austria 
Austrian Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology (Bundesministerium für Verkehr, Innovation und Technologie, BMVIT)Austrian Research Promotion Agency (Österreichische Forschungsförderungsgesellschaft, FFG)
  •     Belgium
Fund for Scientific Research (Fonds de la Recherche Scientifique, FNRS)
  •     Germany
Federal Ministry of Education and Research (Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung, BMBF)Project Management Jülich (Projektträger Jülich, PtJ)
  •     Portugal
Foundation for Science and Technology (Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, FCT)
  •     Region Nord-Pas de Calais (France)
Regional Council Nord-Pas de Calais (Conseil Régional Nord-Pas de Calais, RCNPC)
  •     Romania
Executive Agency for Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation Funding (Unitatea Executiva pentru Finantarea Invatamantului Superior, a Cercetarii, Dezvoltarii si Inovarii, UEFISCDI)
  •     Spain
Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad, MINECO)
  •     USA
National Science Foundation (NSF)
Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC)
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
For call text, guidelines, contact points, etc., see the original call announcement.