National Information Centre for European Research

Consulting activities

  • We provide expert consultations to all those interested in joining the programmes and to project developers at all stages of the project cycle.


  •  We assist in finding foreign partners for research consortia through cooperation with the international NCP network.


  • We offer research and innovation project coordinators comprehensive support from the first steps of project preparation to project submission, including:


    • assistance with the preparation of research on thematically relevant European policies and strategies;
    • assistance with the preparation of an overview of projects supported to date in the field;
    • assistance in completing the research consortium by identifying foreign partners with the specific expertise needed;
    • assistance during the writing of the project proposal, including revision of the text (covering aspects related to standardisation, IPR, ethics, gender issues, etc.), checking the budgeting according to the programme rules or assisting with the electronic submission of the project application;
    • assistance in providing feedback on the project proposal from an independent experienced evaluator;
    • assistance with the preparation and review of contractual documents between project partners;
    • arranging the premises of the Technology Centre for partner meetings in Prague or Brussels in cooperation with the CZELO office.


  • We provide comprehensive advice on applying for European Research Council (ERC) grants in cooperation with the Expert Group for Supporting Applicants in ERC Grant Calls established by Charles University and the Czech Academy of Sciences. 


  • We advise applicants for European Innovation Council (EIC) instruments.

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