Funding will be provided to cover expenses related to the preparation and submission of full proposals under one of the following Horizon 2020 Secure Societies calls:

•CIP-01-2016-2017 prevention, detection, response and mitigation of the combination of physical and cyber threats to the critical infrastructure of Europe;

•SEC-01-DRS-2016 integrated tools for response planning and scenario building;

•SEC-02-DRS-2016 situational awareness systems to support civil protection preparation and operational decision making;

•SEC-03-DRS-2016 validation of biological toxins measurements after an incident – development of tools and procedures for quality control.

Projects must incorporate researchers from legal entities in at least two Nordic countries and at least one country outside the Nordic region. Applicants awarded funding under this call must provide verification of submission of a proposal under one of the above-mentioned calls.

A maximum of 10 proposals will be awarded a planning grant worth NOK100,000. Only one planning grant will be awarded per planned H2020 proposal.

For more information, see the Call Announcement.