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

Signatories:

4200+

Organizations:

130+

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

Signatures collected

Full NamePositionAffiliationCityCountry
Ulrich Schurr Institute Director Forschungszentrum Jülich Jülich Germany
Claudia Jonak Pricipal Scientist AIT Austrian Institute of Technology Tulln Austria
Renaldas Raisutis Chief researcher, professor Kaunas University of Technology Kaunas Lithuania
Mark Aarts Professor Lab of Genetics, Wageningen University & Research Wageningen Netherlands
Richard Napier Professor University of Warwick Coventry UK
Lia Mladin Researcher Biological Research Center Jibou România
Ruud van den Bulk Head Busiiness Development Wageningen University & Research Wageningen Netherlands
Gerila Tafaj Tafaj Odontology Universidad Complutense Madrid Tirana Albania
Teemu Teeri Professor University of Helsinki Helsinki Finland
Eva Hnatkova President European Council of Doctoral Candidates and Junior Researachers (EURODOC) Brussels Belgium
Cher Farrugia PhD student University of Malta Mosta Malta
Camilo Morado Díaz Postdoctoral Research Assistant Universidad de Salamanca Salamanca España
Serena Dool Postdoctoral Researcher CBGP INRA Montpellier France
Nils Rostoks Associated professor University of Latvia Riga Latvia
Marco Rieckmann Professor University of Vechta Vechta Germany
Francesco Sanna Student LBS London UK
Radenka Krsmanovic Whiffen MSCA Individual Fellow ENEA Rome Italy
Guillermo Cortés Moreno Postdoctoral researcher Universidad de Granada Granada Spain
Branislava Baranovic emeritus Institute for social Research in Zagreb Zagreb Croatia
Catherine Volgenant Ass. Professor ACTA Amsterdam Netherlands
Mustafa Yunus Eryaman President Turkish Educational Research Association Canakkale Turkey
Aurea Simon Soro Postdoctoral Researcher University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia United States
Eva Hnátková Open Science Coordinator for the Czech Republic Czech National Library of Technology Prague Czech Republic
Hossein Amirabadi Scientist Postdoc Utrecht the Netherlands
Friederike Trogntz Scientist AIT Austrian Institute of Technology Tulln Austria
Haysam Ahmed Postdoctoral Researcher Leiden University Leiden Netherlands
Rigolot Research Unit Director INRAE-URFM Avignon France
José Luis Riechmann Research Professor, Director Center for Research in Agricultural Genomics Barcelona Spain
Elena Bencurova post doc University of Wuerzburg Wuerzburg Germany
Kirsi-Marja Oksman-Caldentey Research Manager VTT technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd Espoo Finland
Bruno Andrieu Senior Scientist INRAE Thiverval-Grignon France
Rainer Bögle Initiative for Science in Europe LMU, Munich, Germany München Germany
Wout Boerjan Professor VIB-Ghent University Gent Belgium
Guy Post-doc Leibnitz institute IPK Gatersleben Germany
Maja Ravnikar head of thr department National INstitute of Biology Ljubljana Slovenia
Pradeep Eranti PhD Student INSERM Paris France
Christian Hertig PhD Student Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research Seeland OT Gatersleben Germany
Jacques Gignoux senior researcher CNRS Paris France
Erik Alexandersson Associate professor PlantLink/SLU Alnarp Alnarp Sverige
Yvan Kraepiel Maître de Conférence Sorbonne Université Paris France
Susanne Vogelgsang Head Research Group Agroscope Zurich Switzerland
Jeyaraman Rajaraman PostDoc Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK) Gatersleben Germany
Corné Pieterse Professor Plant-Microbe Interactions Utrecht University Utrecht Nederland
Tadeja Savi Assistant Professor University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna Austria
Prof. Dr Thorsten Schnurbusch Group Leader Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK) 06466 Seeland Germany
Ruben Riosa Early Stage Researcher University of Bonn Bonn Germania
Erkki Truve prof. Tallinn University of Technology Tallinn Estonia
Sarah Jane Cookson Researcher INRAE Bordeaux France
Tage Thorstensen Researcher Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research Ås Norge
Matt Aitkenhead Soil Scientist James Hutton Institute Aberdeen UK
Harry Boer Senior researcher VTT Espoo Finland
TImothy George Rhizosphere Scientist The James Hutton Institute Dundee UK
Laura Rossini Associate Professor University of Milan Milano Italy
Moldovan Marioara Researcher Babes Bloyai University Cluj-Napoca Romania
Alyssa Cirtwill postdoctoral fellow Stockholm University Stockholm Sweden
M.Victoria Ruiz-Méndez Scientific Researcher CSIC Instituto de la Grasa Seville Spain
Jelle Van Leene Staff Scientist VIB/UGHENT Gent Belgium
Helga Schinkel Senior scientist Fraunhofer Aachen Germany
Diana Marín PHd student Universidad Pública de Navarra Pamplona Spain
Diana Marín PHd student Universidad Pública de Navarra Pamplona Spain
Rafael Garcés Research professor Instituto de la Grasa, CSIC Seville Spain
Monika Schmoll Senior Scientist AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH Tulln Austria
Dr. Kausar Hussain Shah Researcher IPS, BOKU University, Vienna Vienna Austria
Dominik K. Großkinsky Research Engineer AIT Austrian Institute of Technology Tulln Austria
Reimondas Sliteris Principal Researcher Ultrasound Institute, Kaunas University of Technology Kaunas Lithuanian
Celia Miguel Assistant Professor University of Lisbon, Faculty of Sciences Lisbon Portugal
Annika Lems Head of research group Max Planck Institute Halle Germany
Routaboul Researcher INRAE Toulouse France
Holger Heuer Scientist Julius Kühn-Institut Braunschweig Germany
Liam Burke Lecturer in Bacteriology National University of Ireland Galway Galway Ireland
Anne Marie Power Senior Lecturer in Marine Zoology National University of Ireland Galway Galway Ireland
MARIA AMELIA SANCHEZ PINA INVESTIGADOR CIENTIFICO (TENURED SCIENTIST) CEBAS-CSIC ESPINARDO-MURCIA España
Ulla Holopainen-Mantila Senior Scientist VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd. Espoo Finland
Iris Frasheri Assistant Professor Department of Conservative Dentistry and Periodontology University Hospital, LMU Munich Munich Germany
Elena Baldoni National Research Council Milano Italia
Morten Lillemo Researcher Norwegian University of Life Sciences Ås Norge
Fabrizio Cillo Research scientist Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche BARI Italia
Denis Vile Researcher INRAE Montpellier France
Patrick Schaefer Professor Ulm University Ulm DEU
Charles Spillane Ryan Institute, National University of Ireland, Galway. www.ryaninstitute.ie Galway Ireland
Bettina Hause Group leader Leibniz Institute of Plant Biochemistry Halle Germany
Sandra Cortijo Researcher CNRS Montpellier France
Shizue Matsubara Research Group Leader Forschungszentrum Juelich Juelich Germany
Sandrine Bonhomme Research Scientist (CRHC) INRAE Paris France
Georg Schmidt Senior researcher VTT Espoo Finland
QUILOT Researcher INRAE Avignon France
Martin Drucker Research director INRAE Colmar France
Mourad Mnejja Researcher IRTA Bellaterra España
Julia Buitink Research Director Institut National en Recherche en Agronomie 49070 Beaucouze France
Rosa Laura Lopez Marques Associate Professor University of Copenhagen Frederiksberg C Denmark
Dr.Arnd Kuhn Senior Scientist Forschungszentrum Jülich Jülich Germany
Francesca Cardinale Associate Professor Università degli Studi di Torino Grugliasco Italia
Paula Elomaa Professor University of Helsinki Helsinki Finland
Franziska Turck Research Group Leader Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research Köln Germany
Suvi Häkkinen Senior scientist D.Sc.(Tech) Espoo Finland
Vaiotas Cicenas researcher KTU Kaunas Lithuania
About Professor Aix Marseille university Marseille France
Anneli Ritala Principal Scientist VTT Espoo Finland
Jan Kühnisch Professor LMU München/ School of Dentistry München Germany
Bruce Osborne Professor University College Dublin Dublin Ireland