Announcement of two new calls for transnational research projects

We are pleased to inform that CHANSE in collaboration with the HERA (The Humanities in the European Research Area) and NORFACE (The New Opportunities for Research Funding Agency Cooperation in Europe)  networks, announce two Calls for international research projects in the following themes:

  • Crisis – Perspectives from the Humanities ­– organised jointly by CHANSE and HERA. For humanities research.
  • Enhancing well-being for the future – organised jointly by CHANSE and NORFACE. For social science research.

The deadline for submitting outline proposals is September 21st, 2023.

Calls indicative timeline

  • Official call announcement and launch of the submission system: May 26th, 2023
  • Deadline for outline proposals: September 21st, 2023, 14.00 CET
  • Deadline for invited full proposals: March 26th, 2024, 14.00 CET
  • Call results: October/November 2024
  • Earliest funded project start: End of 2024/Beginning of 2025


CHANSE, Collaboration of Humanities and Social Sciences in Europe, is a joint initiative of 27 research funding organisations from 24 countries. The main goal of the CHANSE programme is to announce a call for international research projects: Transformations: Social and cultural dynamics in the digital age. The CHANSE program has been co-created by the HERA and NORFACE networks supporting research in the field of Humanities and Social Sciences, respectively. The CHANSE’s goal is to finance high-quality international research projects and inspire collaboration between researchers and various stakeholder groups, such as: NGOs, cultural institutions, legislators, policy makers, schools, etc.
The programme has received a co-funding of EUR 10 M from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme.


High interest in calls on Crisis and Well-being

We are happy to share that the European research community has showed a high interest in calls on Crisis and Well-being jointly announced by CHANSE, HERA and NORFACE!  205 and 159 proposals were submitted under the Crisis and Well-being calls respectively. Thank you very much for you great response to the call!  The results of the calls will be announced …

Crisis and Well-being calls – outline proposal submission phase closed

Submission of the transnational proposals under the Calls: Crisis – Perspectives from the Humanities and Enhancing well-being for the future was closed on September 21st, 2023. The results of the Calls will be announced in autumn 2024 after the evaluation procedure. The planned start date of funded projects is end of 2024/beginning of 2025.

Information for applicants from Spain

Please be advised that the National/Regional Eligibility Requirements of Crisis and Well-being Calls for applicants from Spain has been updated. Visit Crisis Call and Well-being Call to check the latest version of the document.


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Dr. Malwina Gębalska
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Programme Coordinator’s Office
Dr. Katarzyna Wincenciak
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Monika Huńka
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