NORFACE + CHANSE┋Enhancing well-being for the future

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We are pleased to inform that CHANSE – Collaboration of Humanities and Social Sciences in Europe and NORFACE – the New Opportunities for Research Funding Agency Cooperation in Europe,  pre-announce a call for international social science research projects on: Enhancing well-being for the future

Information about the call:

Full call topic description is available HERE.

Project team: Composed of at least four and maximum six Principal Investigators, i.e. partners, eligible to receive funding from four or more different countries participating in the call.

Project duration: 24-36 months

Funding per project: up to a maximum amount of 1 500 000 € (across all partners)

The goal of the Well-being call is to fund innovative social science research addressing one or more of the call themes.
This call aims to promote diversity in research. When building research consortia, applicants are strongly encouraged to take into account the following aspects:

  • Gender balance
  • Academic age balance
  • Geographical diversity
  • Knowledge exchange and impact

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

Countries participating in the call:Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia*, Czechia*, Estonia, Germany*, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Poland, Romania, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom

*The participation in the call will be confirmed in the Call announcement.
The participation of France in the Call will be confirmed in the Call announcement.


In order to facilitate the process of forming research consortia, we offer applicants a partner search tool available HERE. This tool can be used by projects looking for partners and partners looking for projects.

For general questions please contact:

For question related to national eligibility requirements please contact your national/regional contact point:

Click here to view the leaflet


Austria: Austrian Science Fund, FWF

Belgium: Fund for Scientific Research, F.R.S.-FNRS

Bulgaria: Bulgarian National Science Fund, BNSF

Croatia: Croatian Science Foundation, HRZZ

Czechia: Czech Academy of Sciences, CAS

Estonia: Estonian Research Council, ETAg

Germany: German Research Foundation, DFG;

Latvia: Latvian Council of Science, LZP

Lithuania: Research Council of Lithuania, LMT

Luxembourg: Luxembourg National Research Fund, FNR

Poland: National Science Centre, NCN

Romania: Executive Unit for Financing Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation, UEFISCDI

Slovenia: Slovenian Research Agency, ARRS;

Spain: State Research Agency, AEI

Sweden: Swedish Research Council for Health, Working Life and Welfare, FORTE

Sweden: Swedish Research Council, VR

Switzerland: Swiss National Science Foundation, SNSF;

United Kingdom: United Kingdom Research and Innovation–Economic and Social Research Council, UKRI ESRC

Date de candidature
24-36 months
Humanités : Anthropologie & Ethnologie, Architecture et urbanisme, Histoire, Philosophie, théologie et religion
Sciences sociales : Démographie, Droit, Economie, Géographie, Identités, genre et sexualités, Psychologie et sciences cognitives, Science politique, Sciences environnementales, Sociologie