01-03-2021 | The first call

The first call of the Defence-related Research Action - DEFRA - is launched!

12-02-2021 | Calendar of the first call

The first DEFRA call will be open on 1 March 2021. The call will be operated as a two-steps procedure. In a first step, pre-proposals must be submitted on 22 April 2021, 14h00 at the latest. For each theme, maximum 5 pre-proposals will be invited to submit a full proposal on 30 June 2021, 14h00. The selection of projects will be communicated in October 2021, with conclusion of contracts in December 2021.

10-2020 | Protocol agreement

The Director-General of RHID and the President a.i. of BELSPO have signed the Protocol agreement on a collaboration to realize a call within the framework of the Scientific and Technological Research Program of Defense; both have got the official approval of their respective minister.