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 April 2020





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

Signatures collected

Full NamePositionAffiliationCityCountry
Luca Chiapperino Post-doc University of Lausanne Lausanne Switzerland
Johannes P. Schimming PhD candidate University Leiden Leiden The Netherlands
Petra Lappalainen Master's student University of Tampere Tampere Finland
trudie gerrits associate professor University of Amsterdam Amsterdam Netherlands
Heiko Schmengler PhD Candidate Utrecht University Utrecht The Netherlands
Cordey Michael PhD University of Lausanne Lausanne Switzerland
Tina Silovic Application Scientist Cytobuoy, b.v. Utrecht Netherlands
Pau Carazo Researcher University of Valencia Valencia Spain
Johannes Hanson Associate Professor Umeå University Umeå Sweden
Manfred Lindmark Research Engineer Umeå University Umeå Sweden
Arja Oomkens research associate Universite of Amsterdam Amsterdam Netherlands
Elif Yilmaz PhD candidate PhD candidate Barcelona Spain
Martina Pavlek Ruder Boskovic Institute Zagreb Croatia
Natalia Koval Postdoc CIC Nanogune San Sebastián Spain
Tiago Ferreira Research fellow Faculty of Psychology and Education Science, University of Porto Porto Portugal
Carina Mota Santos PhD student PhD student Porto Portugal
SEUCAN Daniela Teodora student Babes-Bolyai University Cluj Cluj Napoca România
Benoit Bely Team leader Congenica in Saffron Walden Royaume-Uni
Margaret S. Jackson Postdoctoral Researcher/Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Fellow National University of Ireland, Galway Galway Ireland
ALeksandra Wagner professor Jagiellonain University Jagiellonian University Krakow Poland
Saila-Maria Saaristo PhD Candidate University of Helsinki, Finland / University of Coimbra, Portugal Helsinki Finland
Rob van Wijk postdoctoral researcher Leiden University Leiden The Netherlands
ELENI SIDERI Assistant Professor University of Macedonia Thessaloniki Greece
Verena Stolcke Emeritus Professor Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona Barcelona Sàin
Jelena Godrijan Research Associate Ruđer Bošković Institute Zagreb Croatia
Shannon Damery Researcher University of Liège Liège Belgium
Federico Ponente Early Stage Researcher Neuroscience Technologies Barcelona Spain
Eduardo Moreno Chamarro Research Scientist Barcelona Supercomputing Center Barcelona Spain
Carlos Alberto Gomez Gonzalez Postdoctoral Fellow Barcelona Supercomputing Center Barcelona Spain
Wojciech Klimczyk Assistant Professor Jagiellonian University Krakow Poland
Marta Maj reseracher, PhD student Jagiellonian University Kraków Poland
Edurne Suarez Project Manager AIMEN Vigo Spain
L. van der Veer PhD Radboud University Nijmegen Netherlands
Aleksamdra Gruszka-Gosiewska professor Jagiellonian University Cracow Poland
Magdalena Szubielska assistant professor Institute of Psychology, The John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin Lublin Poland
Miguel Segura Researcher BSC Barcelona Spain
Edgardo Filippone Full Professor University of Naples Federico II Naples Italy
David Fernández Sustainable Innovation consultant Bax & Company Barcelona Spain
Ine Beljaars Lecturer Leiden University Leiden The Netherlands
Oscar Hemer Professor Malmö University Borrby Sverige
Marie Schnitzler Research support Uiversité de Liège Liège Belgium
Ulrich Tausend Media Education JFF Munich Germany
Laura Heitman Associate Professor LACDR, Leiden University Leiden The Netherlands
Anne van Oosten postdoctoral fellow Leiden University Leiden Netherlands
Inga Reimers phd, research assistant HafenCity University Hamburg Hamburg Deutschland
Monika Donker Postdoctoral researcher Utrecht University Utrecht Netherlands
Gordon Bromley Lecturer in Physical Geography & Climate National University of Ireland, Galway Galway Ireland
Simona Cabib Full professor Sapienza university of Rome, IRCCS S.Lucia foundation Rome Italy
Anke Kip Scientist PD-value Utrecht Netherlands
Lévy Postdoctoral fellowship ENS Paris France
Bror Olsen assistant professor UIT The Arctic University of Norway Tromsø Norway
sanne geeraerts postdoc Utrecht University Utrecht Netherland
Mélanie Vivier PhD Student ULiège Liège Belgium
Michele Genangeli Postdoc LACDR, Leiden University Leiden Netherlands
Alessandra Rositani Master's student Università degli Studi di Torino TORINO Italia
Joyce Endendijk Assistant professor Utrecht University Utrecht The Netherlands
Mireia Bernabé Kleijn Technician Leiden Academic Centre for Drug Research Leiden Nederland
Pim Lauwerier Operations Manager Nine And A Half Amsterdam Netherlands
Elina Oksanen Professor, Vice Dean University of Eastern Finland Joensuu Finland
Melina Kalfelis Postdoc Africa Multiple Bayreuth Gemany
Adrienne Foreman PhD Candidate NUI Galway Galway Ireland
Olivier Luminet Full professor. Research director Université catholique de Louvain Louvain-la-Neuve Belgium
Elisabeth Louise de Moor PhD candidate Utrecht University Utrecht the Netherlands
Santiago Costas PhD student TU Dresden Dresden Germany
Natasha Koper PhD candidate Utrecht University Utrecht Netherlands
Rajko Mursic professor University of Ljubljana Ljubljana Slovenia
Bastian Thiede Research Egnineer Technische Universität Braunschweig Braunschweig Germany
Waclaw Bak Associate Professor The Jahn Paul II Catholic University of Lublin Lublin Poland
Jeroen Elassaiss-Schaap Owner PhD Houten Netherlands
IOANNIS MANOS ASSISTANT PROFESSOR University of Macedonia Thessaloniki Greece
Juan Camilo Acosta Navarro Research scientist Barcelona Supercomputing Center Barcelona Spain
Sander Thomaes Professor of Psychology Utrecht University Utrecht The Netherlands
Olga Margarida Fajarda Oliveira Researcher University of Aveiro Aveiro Portugal
Gema Martinez Mendez no position now, postdoc till December 2019 Alumni AWI Bremen Germany
Coen van Hasselt Assistant professor Leiden University Leiden The Netherlands
Helen Vossen Assistant Professor Utrecht University Utrecht The Netherlands
Bronislava Gelusiakova PhD student Institute of Electrical Engineering, Slovak Academy of Siences Bratislava Slovakia
Sona Gyarfas Lutherova researcher Institute of Ethnology and Social Anthropology, Slovak Academy of Sciences Bratislava Slovensko
Agnieszka Wegrzyn Postdoc Leiden University Leiden The Netherlands
Ischa Bremer PhD cadidate Leiden University Leiden Nederland
Annika Lindholm Researcher University of Lausanne Lausanne Switzerland
Charles Clark postdoctoral researcher Leiden Academic Center for Drug Research Leiden Netherlands
Martin, Niels Research Assistant TU Braunschweig Braunschweig Germany
Steven Kunnen Postdoc Leiden University Leiden Netherlands
Isabelle Kohler Assistant Professor Leiden University Leiden Netherlands
Anang Dadhich PhD student MS Bratislava Slovakia
Iria de-Dios-Flores PhD Student Universidade de Santiago de Compostela and Basque Center on Cognition, Brain and Language Santiago de Compostela Espanha
Feiyan Liu PhD candidate LACDR, Leiden University Leiden Netherlands
Dr. Martijn Moné Scientific Manager Leiden University Leiden The Netherlands
Bert wouters Postdoctoral researcher Leiden university Leiden Netherlands
Lena Richter PhD researcher Radboud University Nijmegen Netherlands
Jan Chromý asisstant professor Charles University Prague Czech Republic
Jose Luis Molto Marin CEO Activatec Ltd Nottingham United Kingdom
Rafel Simó Vicens Project Coordinator Ankrin Therapeutics Copenhagen Denmark
Lotte Thissen Assistant Professor Maastricht University Maastricht The Netherlands
Ilaria Vigo Environmental Economist Barcelona Supercomputing Center Barcelona España
Rashed Mahmood Researcher Barcelona Supercomputing Center Barcelona Spain
Matthias Schwarz PostDoc Stockholm University Stockholm Sweden
Elise Franssen Marie Sklodowska Curie fellow Università Ca' Foscari Venice Venice Italy