Information regarding calls

Link to Monitoring Guidance Document  

Results of the second C-IPM call proposals

The proposals for funding in the second C-IPM call have been selected. There are nine projects with project coordinators from eight different countries and participants from a total of 16 countries. You can gain an overview of the selected projects here.  

Final announcement of second transnational call 

C-IPM has gathered partners from 18 countries for its second joint call for transnational research projects. You can find details about the call in the final announcement and in the guidelines below.

All relevant information on the scope of the call, topics selected for funding, countries involved, budget, application procedure, calendar, description of the consortia to apply, criteria used for the evaluation of the project(s) and contact details can be downloaded below.

The call includes the following topics:

CLUSTER A: Preventive and sustainable (pest) management

  • Subtopic A2: ”Integrated, sustainable and resilient Cropping systems” (RESCROPS). 
  • Subtopic A3:  “Innovative and new pest monitoring tools and Decision Support Systems” (INNO-DSS). 

CLUSTER B: Alternative and innovative control.

  • Subtopic B1: “Innovative direct biological control methods in holistic IPM approach”    (INDIBICOM-IPM).
  • Subtopic B2: “Pests resistance management” (PRM)
    (the term pests includes: arthropods, bacteria, fungi, insects, phytoplasma, viruses, weeds)

 CLUSTER C: IPM in Minor Crops.

  • Subtopic C2: “IPM for Delia/Psila flies” (cabbage root fly and carrot fly)
  • Subtopic C4: “Fruitflies in stone fruits, pome fruits, berries and small fruits; Drosophila suzukii and others fruitflies”
  • Subtopic C5: “Mites (spider, rusts and bud) in berries and small fruits”
  • Subtopic C7: “Control of thrips and whiteflies on protected crops”
  • Subtopic C11: “Diseases in Stone fruits” (DISton).

Interested project consortia should apply to one or more topics, which will be funded according to the funding table (see Annex A).


The timelines is as follows:



STEP 1 (Pre-proposals)


23rd March 2016

Launching the call – Opening of pre-proposals (PPs) submission

31st March 2016

Deadline for pre-proposals (PPs)

1st June 2016 (15:00h CET)

Eligibility check

17nd June 2016

Call Group (CG) meeting for selection of pre-proposals (PPs)

22nd June 2016

STEP 2 (Full proposals)

Opening of full proposals (FPs) submission

15th July 2016 (15:00h CET)

Deadline for full proposals (FPs) submission

30th September 2016 (15:00h CET)

Evaluation of full proposals (FPs)

7 – 22nd November 2016

External Expert Panel (EEP) meeting for evaluation

29th November 2016

Call Group (CG)  meeting for selection of final projects

7th  December 2016

Communication of final projects selected for funding

20th December 2016

Beginning of funded projects

January –March 2017

Call secretariat

The call secretariat is managed by the National Institute for the Agricultural and Food Research and Technology (INIA) in Spain.

Responsible officer is Anabel de la Peña: Phone: +34 91 347 87 76, e-mail:



Results of the first C-IPM call proposals

The call for pre-proposals in the first call has closed

The call for pre-proposals of collaborative research projects closed on 10 June 2015, and the deadline for invited full-proposal submission is 15 July 2015. 

The proposals for funding in the first C-IPM call have now been selected. There are seven projects, with project coordinators from five different countries and participants from a total of 13 countries. You can gain an overview of the selected projects here.  


A key objective for C-IPM is to prepare, implement and follow up on joint transnational calls in IPM and minor uses. At least two calls are foreseen within the framework of C-IPM.

When the call topics are identified and the call procedures are determined, the calls will be announced via the C-IPM website and newsletter.

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