Open calls

Call for Advanced Computing Projects (2nd edition)

According to Regulation no. 772-A/2020, the computational resources of the National Network for Advanced Computing (RNCA), are destined to the research and innovation / industry communities. Public and private institutions from any scientific area may request access.

PRACE preparatory access: open cut-off

Other PRACE open calls (Project access, SHAPE, DECI, PRACE-ICEI)

Access to EuroHPC supercomputers: with the first EuroHPC supercomputer now operational in Slovenia, calls are running in collaboration with PRACE.

High Perfomance Computing and High Perfomance Data Analytics – HPC+HPDA

Approved under the Erasmus + Program this national consortium runs until 31/05/2022 and allows OUT mobility of students, teaching staff and non-teaching staff from member Universities of the consortium. Find out more about applications and eligibility conditions here.

Funding for research visits to build international networks in HPC

Submissions calendar here


Outgoing calls

19 March 2021 to 01 July 2021: Call for proposals H2020-JTI-EuroHPC-2020-03 “Training and Education on High Performance Computing” opened.

The Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, I.P. (FCT) announced its 2021 Call for Exploratory Research Projects (ERP) under the UT Austin Portugal Program. More informations here. Submissions between May 19 and June 30, 2021.

SHAPE 13th Call – submissions until 01/06/2021

The 1st edition of the Advanced Computing Project Competition was held in 2020 to award Advanced Computing Resources for Research and Innovation

Summary of results by operational centre

List of Projects approved on the FCT website

Complementary Information on Projects

The AI 4 COVID-19 call: Data Science and Artificial Intelligence in Public Administration was held in 2020, which, in addition to the funding awarded, also distributed RNCA computing resources:

Next Calls

The 2nd edition of the Advanced Computing Projects Competition is planned to open in 2021 for the allocation of Advanced Computing Resources for Research and Innovation: Technological Development. The 1st edition ends in June 2021.