Pools Engagement in European Research

The main purpose of PEER is to support pools in engaging with the EU Framework process. For example, PEER might help you:

  • Apply for Framework funding
  • Develop proposals
  • Establish networks
  • Showcase your skills and capabilities
  • Influence policy
  • Prepare projects
PEER is open to researchers at ScotCHEM member institutions.
Framework funding is especially generous to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). As such, you may consider building partnerships with Scottish SMEs.
Scotland Europa can be a point of contact to help you engage with the EU Framework Process.

Closing Date: 19.10.2018

 Eligible Costs

  • All additional costs incurred as a result of engagement in the EU Framework process. This might include staff time or services employed.
  • You may include travel and subsistence costs for the staff of partner institutions. You should calculate this at the rate normally applied by the institution.

Ineligible Costs

  • Travel and subsistence cost for partner organisations or businesses.
  • Overhead expenses.

To apply for PEER funding please follow the directions on our application form.