Invitation to join a Horizon 2020 proposal on Citizen Science !

Thursday, 7 May, 2015

Ecsite members are invited to join a new Horizon 2020 proposal on Citizen Science

Ecsite, the European network of science centres and museums, is a European organisation representing science centers, museums and institutes in 25 countries.

Ecsite is a partner in a proposal on the new H2020 call INSO-4-2015 Innovative schemes for open innovation and science 2.0 (b) and is looking for up to 5 of its members to join the proposal as Third Parties.

The objective of this proposal is to establish the first Open Research University in the European Research Area. The concept of the Open Research University is facilitating and empowering citizens and allowing them to join the academic research process at every step, from the design through the process of collecting data to the conclusion and publication.   

Profile of the Third Parties :

Be an Ecsite member and one of the following:

  1. A science centre/museum conducting its own research linked to citizen science/research co-creation
  2. A science centre/museum that has strong existing links with a university with ongoing citizen science/research co-creation projects
  3. A university with ongoing citizen science/research co-creation projects 

Deadline to apply is 18th May 2015, 11 AM.

For more information on, visit the Ecsite webpage.

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