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 25th February 2020

Signatories:

3000+

Organizations:

100+

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

Signatures collected

Full NamePositionAffiliationCityCountry
Jan Szopa professor , chairman Linum Foundation Wroclaw Poland
Werner Ulrich Dean Nicolaus Copernicus University Toruń Poland
Federica V. Villa PhD Student Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca Milano Italy
Hansjoerg Scherberger Professor in Neuroscience University of Göttingen Göttingen Germany
Razieh Karimi Aghcheh Postdoc Department of Applied Genetics and Cell Biology (DAGZ), BOKU University Vienna Vienna Austria
Francesco Sgrò Associate Professor University of Enna "Kore" Enna Italia
Marie-Louise Coolahan Professor of English Literature National University of Ireland Galway Galway Ireland
Carme Buisan Promoter of Dpt of Information and Communication Technologies Universitat Pompeu Fabra Barcelona Spain
Aimilia Voulvouli Post-doctoral Fellow Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Thessaloniki Greece
Răzvan-Andrei Popescu Asistent Universitatea din București București Romania
Elio Padoan Researcher Università degli Studi di Torino Torino Italy
Sokolowska Assistant Professor University of Wrocław, Poland Wroclaw Poland
Agnieszka Weinar Chair: Marie Curie Alumni Association North America Carleton Unviersity Ottawa Canada
Rodolfo Cuerno Full Professor Universidad Carlos III de Madrid Leganés Spain
Philipp Girr Postdoctoral Researcher Department of Biology, University of York York United Kingdom
Francisco Hontoria Tenured Researcher Instituto de Acuicultura de Torre de la Sal (IATS-CSIC) Ribera de Cabanes (Castellón) Spain
Stefan Hörtensteiner Professor University of Zurich Zurich Switzerland
Micaela Castiglioni Professore Associato Università di Milano-Bicocca Milano Italia
Birger Lindberg Møller Professor, Director, D.Sc. Plant Biochemistry Laboratory, University of Copenhagen Copenhagen Denmark
Christof Sautter Retired Group leader Federal Institute Technology Zurich Switzerland
Jan Martinec Senior researcher Institute of Experimental Botany Prague Czech Republic
COVADONGA RODRÍGUEZ GLEZ. SENIOR LECTURER AT UNIVERSITY Sra. LOS REALEJOS España
Eduardo Almansa Berro Tenured scientist Spanish Institute of Oceanography Santa Cruz de Tenerife Spain
Matteo Chialva Young researcher University of Torino Torino Italy
Guy Vancanneyt Subdirector INIA Madrid Spain
José M. Romero Professor in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology University of Seville Seville Spain
Maria Martin Associate professor University of Turin Turin Italy
Francisco Javier Cejudo Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Sevilla University Sevilla Spain
Mariella Finetti Sialer Researcher CNR-IBBR Bari Italy
Mathias Pribil Associate Professor University of Copenhagen Frederiksberg C Denmark
Paolo Malgaretti Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems Stuttgart Germany
Lucia Arenas Alfonseca postdoctoral researcher Geneve University Geneve Switzerland
Josef Glössl University Professor University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna (BOKU) Vienna Austria
Elena Cubedo unemployed cancer researcher none Castellon Spain
Elitsa Stoilova Assistant Prophessor University of Plovdiv Plovdiv Bulgaria
Angeles Aroca Postdoc researcher Universidad de Sevilla Sevilla Spain
Robert Teepe Head Research Cooperation Deutsches Primatenzentrum GmbH Göttingen Germany
Małgorzata Raduła PhD student University of Wrocław Wrocław Polska
Annnette Dirac Research funding advisor University of Amsterdam Amsterdam Netherlands
Michele Scaraggi Assistant professor Universita del Salento Lecce Italy
Angelantonio Minafra senior researcher IPSP - CNR Bari Italy
Ana-Maria Lennon-Duménil PI INSERM/Institt Curie Paris France
Gabriella Seveso Professor Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca Milano Italy
Sara Negri PhD student DISAFA Turin Italy
Claudio Altomare Senior researcher Institute of Sciences of Food Production, National Research Council Bari Italy
Vladimír Wagner senior scientist Nuclear Physics Institute of CAS Rez Czech Republic
TERESA RUIZ SENIOR RESEARCH ASSISTANT SPANISH NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL SEVILLA SPAIN
Kopecz-Muller Caroline Student at Ecole Normale Supérieure Ecole Normale Supérieure Paris France
Giuditta Alessandrini Full professor Department of Education - University of Roma Tre Rome Italy
Aldo Ceriotti Research Director National Research Council of Italy Milan Italy
Andreas Wachter Principle Investigator JGU Mainz Mainz Germany
maria d'ambrosio professor università degli studi suor orsola benincasa napoli Italia
Eleonora Deva Researchers StrigoLab Srl Turin Italy
Irina Shabalina Senior Researcher Stockholm University Stockholm Sweden
Oliver Rinne Professor HTW Berlin Berlin Germany
Irene Adroher Benitez Postdoctoral researcher Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati (SISSA) Trieste Italy
Manuela Ladogana Research Università di Foggia Foggia Italia
Christine Janine Wittlin Vereinigung akademischer Mittelbau der Universität Zürich actionuni Representing Scientific Staff in Switzerland Zürich Switzerland
Philippe Hugueney Senior scientist INRAE Colmar France
Francois Bussy Vice-rector for research University of Lausanne Lausanne Switzerland
Beate Knight Research Development Manager, EU and International University of Essex Colchester UK
Paola Colla Project Manager University of Torino Torino Italy
Beatrice Albè Junior collaborator Novareckon srl Novara Italy
Caroline Gutjahr Professor Technical University of Munich Munich Germany
Jan Petrasek Group leader IEB CAS Praha 6 CZE
Karolina Małas PhD Student Institute of Experimental Biology Wrocław Poland
Magdalena Zboińska PhD student Institute of Experimental Biology Wrocław Poland
Stefan Helgesson Professor of English Stockholm University Stockholm Sweden
Vera Sacristan Adinolfi Associate professor Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya Barcelona Spain
ALESSANDRO BORTOLOTTI RESEARCHER UNIVERSITY OF BOLOGNA BOLOGNA ITALY
Zuzanna Drulis-Kawa Professor University of Wroclaw Wroclaw Poland
Dariusz Tarnawski Profesor Uniwersytet Wrocławski Wrocław Polska
Arno Riedl Professor of Public Economics Maastricht University Maastricht The Netherlands
Christopher Grefen Professor Ruhr Universität Bochum Bochum Germany
Anick Vollebergh Assistant professor Radboud University Nijmegen Nederland
Thomas Greb Professor Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Beata Zagorska-Marek professor University of Wroclaw Wroclaw Poland
Attila Fehér professor University of Szeged Szeged Hungary
Marie-Theres Hauser ao.Univ.Prof Universität für Bodenkultur Wien Wien
Frederique Hilliou researcher INRA SOPHIA ANTIPOLIS France
Lucian Lecturer USAMV Cluj-Napoca Cluj-Napoca Romania
Luis F. Rull Catedrático Emérito Universidad de Sevilla Sevilla Spain
Jakub Zahumensky postdoc Institute of Experimental Medicine, CAS Prague Czech republic
M.A. Gomez-Flechoso Assistant professor Universidad Complutense de Madrid Madrid Spain
Kasper van Gelderen Post-Doctoral researcher Utrecht University, Faculty of Science Utrecht The Netherlands
Nunzia Scotti Research scientist National Research Council of Italy,Institute of Biosciences and BioResources Portici (NA) Italy
Federico Valverde Tenured researcher Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC) Sevilla Spain
Sabine Körbel guest researcher Trinity College Dublin and Czech Academy of Sciences Dublin/Prague Ireland/Czech Republic
Maria João Martins Sarmento PostDoc J. Heyrovský Institute Prague Czech Republic
Ana Montserrat Martín-Hernández Researcher IRTA-CRAG Barcelona Spain
Yvon Jaillais Directeur de recherche Univ Lyon, ENS de Lyon, CNRS Lyon France
Valeria Di Martino Researcher Department of Educational Sciences - University of Catania Catania (PA) Italia
Helena Fialova Prevention Expert/ University Lecture Psychologist Prague Czech Republic
Klaus Harter Professor Universität Tübingen Tübingen Germany
Christian Bachem senior scientist WUR Wageningen Netherlands
Monica Guerra Assistant Professor University of Milano-Bicocca Milano Italia
Diana Marciulyniene Senior researcher Forest Institute Girionys, Kaunas distr. Lithuania
Bruno Trevenzoli Favero Postdoc University of Copenhagen Copenhagen Denmark
Renata Viganò Full Professor Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore Milan Italy
Grilol, Erwin Professor Technische Universität München Munich Germany