Start of the call for applications
Closing date for applications
Earliest possible project start

1 September 2021
9 November 2021
1 September 2022

Facts and figures of the first tender

Funding budget
Funded projects

11.5 million euros

Fig. 1: Distribution of projects among scientific disciplines

Participating institutions 

Project leading institutions
Institution type

18 institutions in Austria
11 x universities
  1 x University of Education
  6 x Non-university research                       institutions/ scientific                            associations or GmbHs

National cooperation partners

International cooperation partners

56 from science
32 from business and society
16 from science
  4 from business and society

Fig.2: Distribution of the project managing institutions among federal states

Involved schools

Partner schools

120 schools in Austria
    4 schools abroad

National schools by type

14 x primary level
22 x secondary level I
48 x secondary level I-II
36 x secondary level II

Fig.3: School cooperation in the federal states

Persons involved

Students expected to be involved


Citizen scientists exptected to be involved