1. The projects and their partners already have their own funding, or can demonstrate that they will have it in the near future.
  2. The projects make a significant contribution to the Flagship's strategic research roadmap.


Application procedure

Applications are accepted on a continuous basis and there is no submission deadline.

  1. The Coordinator of the Partnering Project (PP) fills in  this document.  (doc) and submits it to: partnering@humanbrainproject.eu
  2. Assessment of scientific links with the HBP
  3. Scientific assessment by HBP Scientific Leaders
  4. Formal approval/rejection by the Science and Infrastructure Board (SIB)  
  5. Signature of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) Note: If your institution is not a HBP Core Project Member it will become an Associated Member by signing Confidentiality Terms and Conditions.


Selection criteria for the scientific assessment

  • Relevance of the scientific and technological objectives to the HBP Flagship work plan and roadmap.
  • Complementarity and added value in terms of scientific, technological or innovation expertise and know-how.
  • Potential contribution to the HBP ICT platforms
  • Ease of integration of the proposed activities within the HBP Flagship
  • Potential for spreading excellence and widening participation across Europe and internationally