In the framework of the long-standing cooperation between the CEI Secretariat and the CERIC-ERIC, Central European Research Infrastructure Consortium, we is glad to announce the recently launched CERIC-ERIC call for proposals.

CERIC-ERIC is offering access to more than 50 complementary instruments and two support laboratories, for multidisciplinary research in all fields of materials science and nanotechnology.

Researchers from all over the world can apply for access free of charge, upon the condition that results are published and CERIC acknowledged.

In addition to the access to the instruments and labs, CERIC offers support for mobility and open access publications, and more.


  • 2 September 2019 – 17:00 CET, for a pre-evaluation and to improve your proposal; 
  • 30 September 2019 – 17:00 CET, recommended only for expert users of all the techniques requested.


If you are a researcher working in Albania, Belarus, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Estonia, North Macedonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Montenegro, Moldova, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia or Ukraine, apply for promotional open access: in the frame of the European H2020 project ACCELERATE, personalised support for proposal preparation, measurements and data analysis can be provided upon request.