NGI Explorers – Second open call is now open


Deadline| March 31st at 12:00 PM CEST | MIDDAY

Are you a researcher or innovator in emerging internet technologies?

The NGI Explorers Program is looking for you!

The programme is sponsoring European Top researchers and innovators (called Explorers) to join a unique technology expedition in the US. Our Explorers will gain the skills, build the networks and find the sustainability necessary to transform Europe into the powerhouse of the Next Generation Internet.

ngiexpYou can choose between three different application options:

  1. Open Ideas (you apply with your own project idea, choose up to 3 US Nodes from our network, and we do the matching)
  2. Challenge (you apply to an idea pre-defined by a US Node from our network)
  3. Paired Teams (you apply with your own project idea and bring us a new US Node interested in your project)

Explorers’ projects are submitted in a single stage, through the preparation of a complete proposal application, guidelines and templates provided in the Guidelines for Applicants


Submit your application and Join the NGI Explorers Program now!

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Funds are 100% sponsored by the European Commission and will be destined exclusively to providing financial support for Explorers’ travel and subsistence costs during their Expeditions.