The Austrian Climate Research Programme (ACRP) provides a conceptual and institutional basis for supporting climate research in Austria.

Research projects can now be submitted.

As of this year, the programme will be managed by FFG instead of KPC. More information can be found below.

The project proposals have to be uploaded via eCall, the submission of project proposals in paper copies or on electronic data storage media at the FFG Programme Management Office is not possible.

Intermediate storage of application data is possible during submission period!

The required application form is now available here:

In addition, further project information and the project costs of the applicant and all project partners must be entered directly in the eCall.

After successful submission, applicants will receive an automatically generated confirmation of receipt. The applicants will be informed about the funding results after the evaluation process and final decision of the Board of the Climate and Energy Fund.

After end of submission period, a change of application data is NOT possible anymore!

The submission deadline for all projects is January 26th 2023, at 12:00.

There will be no possibility to submit proposals after this deadline.


Austrian Climate Research Programme (ACRP): ONLINE – Information day for the 15th call on October 4th 2022 from 9:00-12:00

The 15th call in the ACRP is handled by the FFG on behalf of the Climate and Energy Fund. In this online information event the content of the call will be presented by a member of the Steering Committee. In addition, the FFG provides information on administrative and organizational aspects and gives tips and tricks for a successful application. There will be enough time for your questions.

The event takes place on October 4th 2022 from 9:00-12:00. Details will be published in September 2022 on this website.

You can already register for the event now. Registration for this event is free.

The online event will take place via Zoom, a link will be sent to you after registration.


For information and guidance please contact:

Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG)
Manuel Binder
Tel: +43 5 7755 5041

Further information and the guide for the Submission can be found here: or