Sign the petition

We invite Researchers, Students, Research Organisations, and the Civil Society to sign the petition to their representatives in local goverments and to the European Council, asking for a more ambitious budget allocation to the next Research Framework Programme, Horizon Europe. Below, you can read the original letter in English and the letters to the ministries of the some Member States in their official language (see press release).

Signatories may want to sign both the petition in English AND for one or more of the Countries below . 

Petition in English

This is the main text for the initiative. Below, the adaptations of the text to some of the EU Countries

Other Countries of the European Union will be added soon. If you want to contribute drafting the letter for your Country, please fill this form.

Snapshot of the campaign as of 20th March 2020

Signatories:

3800+

Organizations:

110+

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Countries (click to enlarge)
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Organisations (click to enlarge)

Signatures collected

Full NamePositionAffiliationCityCountry
Manuela Simonetti Senior Researcher (PhD) Institute of Pharmacology University of Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Donnacha Fitzgerald PhD Student EMBL Heidelberg Germany
Sandro Altamura Postdoc University of Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Beate Ditzen Full Professor Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Atul Chhotray Postdoctoral Researcher University of Amsterdam Amsterdam Netherlands
Christian Hengsbach Study Coordinator University Tübingen and Hertie Institute of Brain Research Tübingen Tübingen Germany
Susanne Becker Group Leader Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Marisa God Student Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Stefan Müller PhD Student Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Jan Schuhr Prof. Univ. Heidelberg Karlsruhe Germany
Alexander Zipf Professor Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Jakobus Jaspersen PHD Student Universität Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Sina Schwalm Secretary Medical Faculty Mannheim of the University of Heidelberg Mannheim Germany
Josua Kegele Medical Doctor and Clinical genetic research University Tübingen and Hertie Institute of Brain Research Tübingen Tübingen Germany
Roman Sakson Research Assistant Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Tayebe Naderabadi Doctoral Candidate Graduate Student Heidelberg Germany
Corina Aguilar-Raab Post-Doc Researcher Institute of Medical Psychology, University Hospital Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Victor Saase Physician Scientist University of Heidelberg Mannheim Germany
Yuanyuan Liu Postdoc Hertie Institute for Clinical Brain Research Tübingen Deutschland
Merle Harrer assistent Frau Haigerloch-Owingen Deutschland
Justo Lorenzo Bermejo Head Statistical Genetics Research Group University of Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Andre Mihaljevic Attending Surgeon, Clinical Scientist University Hospital Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Bosselmann Physician Department of Neurology, University Hospital Tuebingen Tuebingen Germany
Ulf Ziemann Professor of Neurology University of Tübingen Tübingen Germany
Holger Lerche Full Professor University and University Clinic of Tübingen Tübingen Germany
Luisa Ladel recent medical graduate University of Heidelberg Heidleberg Germany
Aria Ahadzada Medical Student - Heidelberg Germany
Prof. Volkmar Lessmann Head of Department Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg Germany
Friedrich Frischknecht Professor Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Dr. Andreas Eckhard Kulozik Professor University of Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Till Seiboldt Student Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Stefan Philipp Project Manager ZSI - Centre for Social Innovation Wien Austria
Simon Hennes medical student Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Sarah Grieder Lab Manager DKFZ Heidelberg Germany
Ada Cavalcanti group leader Max Planck Institute for Medical Research Heidelberg Germany
Marc Steffen Raab Professor of Medicine Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Sven Poli Vice Medical Director Dept. of Neurology & Stroke, University Hospital Tübingen Tübingen Germany
Karl Rohr Group Leader Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Christoph Meyer Scientist at Heidelberg University Privat Mannheim Deutschland
Prof. Dr. Christian Schaaf Professor and Chairman Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Maryam DARABI Research Engineer National Institute for Health and Medical Research (INSERM) UMR_S 1166, Faculty of Medicine Pitié-Salpétrière, Paris, France. PARIS 66]|[France métropolitaine
Masoud Darabi Fellow Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Martin Welsch Postdoc Universität Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Gert Fricker Professor Ruprecht-Karls University Heidelberg Heidelberg Deutschland
Steffen P. Luntz, MD CEO University Heidelberg, Coordination Centre for Clinical Trials (KKS) Heidelberg Germany
Sandra Barteit Postdoctoral Researcher Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Lily Martin PhD Student Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Sandy Engelhardt Research UKHD Heidelberg Germany
Karen Bieback PI Institute of Transfusion Medicine and Immunology, Medical Faculty Mannheim, Heidelberg University Mannheim DE
Martina Muckenthaler Universit Professor University of Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Prof. Dr. Hanns-Martin Lorenz Prof. of Medicine University Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Amila Cizmic MD University Hospital Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Elisabeth Wallhäusser-Franke Senior research Scientist Heidelberg University, Medical Faculty Mannheim Mannheim Germany
Carsten Müller-Tidow Director Internal Medicine V Univ of Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Felix Nickel Senior Physician / Researcher Heidelberg University Hospital Heidelberg Germany
Almut Schulze Professor University Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Alexander Studier-Fischer student University of Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Joachim Füllekrug Principal Investigator University Hospital Heidelberg Germany
Andreas Oberprantacher Associate Professor University of Innsbruck Innsbruck Austria
Ian Dirk Fichtner Student Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Elisa Damo PhD student Institute of Pharmacology, University of Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Kira Schmidt Stiedenroth Research Fellow South Asia Institute Heidelberg Germany
Francisco J Taberner Sanchis Postdoc University Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Anja Milde Head of Technology Transfer & Cooperation Heidelberg University / Computing Center Heidelberg Germany
Dr. Wolfgang Gombocz University Professor (retired9 Karl-Franzens-University of Graz, Austria Graz Austria
Nikolaus Kepper Head of IT University Heidelberg / BioQuant Center Heidelberg Germany
Joachim Kirsch Head of Department Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Joachim Quack Professor, director of the Egyptological Institut Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Alix Schulz Researcher University of Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Natalie Rauscher Research Associate Heidelberg University HEIDELBERG Germany
Julian Robertz PhD student Kirchhoff-Institut for Physics Heidelberg Germany
Philipp Walch PhD student EMBL Heidelberg, University of Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Marian Weingartshofer MA-Student University of Vienna Vienna Austria
Martina Engelbrecht scientific coordinator Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Anna Uttaro Postdoc researcher Università Bologna Ravenna Italy
Stefan Zens PhD student DKFZ Heidelberg Germany
Julian Thimm Pharmacist German Heidelberg Germany
Anna Eckardt PhD student Philosophy, Psychotherapy Heidelberg Germany
Sarah E. Fraser Professor Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Abel Polese Researcher Tallinn University Tallinn Estonia
Chiara Di Ponzio PhD student Charité Berlin Germany
Christiane von Stutterheim Professor Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Armin Drusko PhD Student University of Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Ole Schmidt Doctoral Student University of Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Philine Bomme Masters student University of Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Dr. Anna Babka Assoc.-Prof. University of Vienna Vienna Austria
Aparna Chauhan PhD student Medical Faculty Mannheim, Heidelberg University Mannheim Germany
Divya Lairikyengbam PhD Student Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Mingeum Jeong PhD student UMM, Heidelberg University Mannheim South Korea
Werner Gradwohl Student FHCW Vienna Austria
Andreas Breuß Student Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Julia Braun student Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Michael Bleher PhD Candidate University Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Sabine Girg Phd Student University Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Dr .Amit Singh Postdoc BZH, University of Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Christoph Lukas phd candidate University of Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Anil Paralkar PhD Student Ruprecht-Karls-University Heidelberg Heidelberg Germany
Ilkhom Soliev Senior Research Fellow Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg Halle (Saale) Germany
José Ricardo da Cruz Vieira PhD Student Universitat Heidelberg Heidelberg Germny
Christine Gäbel Research Associate Heidelberg University Hospital Heidelberg Germany