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
Lotte Pummerer PhD Student Leibniz-Institut für Wissensmedien Tübingen Germany
Alexia liakounakou Dr of Anthropology UCL Athens Greece
Barbara Müller Assistant professor Radboud University Nijmegen Netherlands
Aarno Laitila Senior lecturer University of Jyväskylä, Department of Psychology Jyväskylä Finland
Matthäus Rest Postdoctoral Researcher MPI for the Science of Human History Jena Germany
J. Lukas Thürmer Independent Resaercher Paris-Lodron University Salzburg Austria
Oliveau Director PROGEDO research infrastructure Paris France
João Miguel Trancoso Vaz Teixeira Lopes President Portuguese Sociological Association Porto Portugal
Aleksandra Rogowska Associate Professor Institute of Psychology, University of Opole Opole Poland
Martiniello Marco FRS-FNRS and University of Liège Liège Belgium
Fredrik Lars Mikael Nyman PhD candidate Durham University (UK) and Stockholm University (SE) Durham United Kingdom
Philipp Budka Lecturer University of Vienna Vienna Austria
Maja Becker Associate professor CLLE, Université de Toulouse, CNRS, UT2J Toulouse France
Mirosław kofta professor University of Warsaw Warsaw Poland
Ruy Llera Blanes Associate Professor University of Gothenburg, School of Global Studies Gothenburg Sweden
Tahni Candelaria Anthropologist / Applied Researcher Self-Employed Brussels Belgium
Dra. Ana Planet Full time Associate professor Universidad Autónoma de Madrid Madrid España
Cristina Zogmaister Associate Professor University of Milano - Bicocca Milan Italy
Elodie RAZY Associate Professor University of Liege, Faculty of Social Sciences LIEGE BELGIUM
Izabela Krejtz associate professor SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities Warsaw Poland
Alberto Corsín Jiménez Investigador Científico Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas Madrid Spain
Eliza Lefter Graduate Student University of Copenhagen Copenhagen Denmark
Malgorzata Kossowska professor Jagiellonian University Kraków Poland
Alia GANA Research Professor CNRS University Paris Panthéon-Sorbonne PARIS FRANCE
Kim Peters University of Exeter A.Prof. Human Resource Management Exeter UK
Antony Manstead Emeritus Professor of Psychology Cardiff University Cardiff UK
Agata Chudzicka-Czupała assiciate professor SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanisties Katowice Poland
MARIE KOLLING Postdoctoral researcher Dansk Institut for Internationale Studier Copenhagen Danmark
Simon Vonthron PhD French National Institue for Agricultural Research Montpellier France
MARAGE Damien Associated Researcher LADYSS UMR 7533 Paris France
Ismail mathari porkundil Research fellow University of London London United Kingdom
Patricia Helena Junge PhD student Heidelberg University Heidelberg Germany
Kalampalikis Full Professor of Social Psychology University Lyon 2 Lyon France
Nicole Methner Research Associate University Erlangen-Nürnberg Erlangen Germany
Toon Kuppens Assistant Professor University of Groningen Groningen Netherlands
Kai Sassenberg full professor University of Tuebingen Tuebingen Germany
Professor Emma Tarlo Professor Goldsmiths London UK
Markus Denzler Professor of Psychology Federal University of Administrative Sciences Berlin Germany
PATRIZIA CATELLANI Full Professor Catholic University of Milan Milano Italia
Milos Milenkovic Professor University of Belgrade Belgrade Serbia
Marco Biella Postdoc Researcher Eberhard Karls Universitat Tuebingen Tuebingen Germany
Pavel Horak Postdoctoral Researcher The Czech Academy of Sciences, Institute of Ethnology Prague Czech Republic
Mihir Sharma Researcher University of Bayreuth Bayreuth Germany
marta Vilar Rosales professor University of Lisbon lisboa Portugal
Mischa Twitchin Lecturer Goldsmiths, University of London London United Kingdom
Anne Dippel Researcher and Lecturer Friedrich Schiller Universität Jena Jena Deutschland
Jenny Roth Lecturer University of Limerick Limerick Ireland
Keebet von Benda-Beckmann associate Van Vollenhoven Instituut, Universiteit Leiden Leiden the Netherlands
Laurent Licata Professor Université libre de Bruxelles (ULB) Brussels Belgium
Zuzana Uhde researcher Czech Academy of Sciences Prague Czech Republic
Gerhild Perl Postdoc University of Bern Bern Switzerland
Maria Lewicka professor Institute of Psychology, Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń Toruń Poland
Mostafa Moonir Shawrav Vice-Chair Marie Curie Alumni Association (MCAA) Vienna Austria
Paul Hanel Lecturer University of Essex Colchester UK
Myrto Pantazi Postdoctoral Researcher University of Oxford Oxford United Kingdom
Thomas Franssen Researcher Leiden University Leiden The Netherlands
Mariana Machado Pires de Miranda Researcher University of Lisbon Lisbon Portugal
David Herrera Full Professor Universidad Complutense Madrid Spain
Wijnand Van Tilburg Lecturer University of Essex London United Kingdom
Mandy de Wilde postdoc University of Amsterdam Amsterdam Netherlands
Philipp Schröder Lecturer University of Freiburg Freiburg Germany
Martina Klausner Professor Goethe University Frankfurt am Main Germany
Martijn Koster Associate Professor Radboud University Nijmegen The Netherlands
marjo de theije associate professor vrije universiteit amsterdam amsterdam netherlands
Gabriel Stoiciu Researcher Fr Rainer Institute of Anthropology Bucharest Romania
Samuli Lähteenaho Doctoral candidate University of Helsinki Helsinki Finland
Maria Paula Meneses Senior Researcher Coimbra University - Center for Social Sciences Coimbra Portugal
Erella Grassiani staff University of Amsterdam Amsterdam Netherlands
Else Vogel Postdoctoral researcher University of Amsterdam Amsterdam The Netherlands
Marek Mikuš Head of Research Group Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology Halle Germany
Miriam Förster Head of EU office Institut Laue Langevin Grenoble France
Robert Rowland Professor of Anthropology (emeritus) ISCTE - Lisbon University Institute Lisbon Portugal
Sophie CHEVALIER Professor of Anthropology University of Picardie Jules Verne Amiens France
Judith Felten Senior Associate Lecturer Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences Umeå Sweden
Anna-Mamusu Sesay PhD Fellow Design School Kolding Copenhagen Denmark
Heikki Wilenius Doctoral student University of Helsinki Helsinki Finland
Alana Jelinek Vice Chancellors Research Fellow University of Hertfordshire Hatfield UK
Suvi Hentilä Research Funding Specialist University of Oulu Oulu Finland
Susana Dores de Matos Viegas Research Fellow Institute of Social Sciences University of Lisbon Lisbon Portugal
Nicolas Drouin Postdoc Leiden University Leiden the Netherlands
Juraj Buzalka Associate Professor of Social Anthropology Comenius University Bratislava Slovakia
Anna Loppacher PhD student UiT the Arctic University of Norway Tromsø Norway
Ricardo Oliveira Santos Gomes Moreira PhD Candidate University of Lisbon - Institute of Social Sciences Lisbon Portugal
Sara Asu Schroer research fellow University of Aberdeen/FU Berlin Berlin Germany
Miia Halme-Tuomisaari Researcher Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies Helsinki Finland
Marie Heřmanová postdoc researcher Institute of Sociology, Czech Academy of Sciences Prague Czech Republic
Anne Chahine PhD Student Aarhus University Aarhus Denmark
Aleksandra Luszczynska Professor of Psychology SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities Wrocalw Poland
Katharina Graf Postdoc SOAS University of London London UK
Sahana Udupa Professor of Media Anthropology LMU Munich Munich Germany
Dariusz Asanowicz adjunct Jagiellonian Univeristy Krakow POland
Kristina Toplak Research Fellow ZRC SAZU, Slovenian Migration Institute Ljubljana Slovenia
Elke Linders PhD Candidate Utrecht University Nijmegen Netherlands
Sabina Barone PhD student in Social Sciences University College London London United Kingdom
Vionnet claire Postdoctoral fellow University of bern Bern Switzerland
Patrick Wielowiejski PhD Candidate Humboldt University Berlin Berlin Germany
Stephan Kloos Director Institute for Social Anthropology, ÖAW Vienna Austria
Magdalena Król assistant profesor SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities Wroclaw Poland
Tanja Ahlin PhD candidate University of Amsterdam Amsterdam The Netherlands