The CELTIC-NEXT Cluster programme is pleased to announce its 2022 Autumn Call, for projects in the field of next generation communications for the digital society that contribute to a sustainable world.

The project application portal is open from the 7th of July 2022 to the 21st of October 2022:  

CELTIC-NEXT opens registration for Proposers Day on September 7th

This Proposers Day will bring together organisations interested in participating in an international research project supported by the EUREKA Cluster –  CELTIC-NEXT.  The agenda of this Proposers Day will include an overview of CELTIC-NEXT and time to pitch and discuss project ideas with potential partners.  There will also be information on funding opportunities in your country.  Attendance of approximately 200 is anticipated.

Find out more and sign up here: Next Proposers Day – 7th of September 2022 – CELTIC-NEXT (


CELTIC-NEXT includes a wide scope of ICT topics based on new high-performance communications networks supporting data-rich applications and advanced services, both in the ICT sector and across vertical sectors. CELTIC is key for initiating ambitious and innovative projects dedicated to end-to-end communications solutions.  More information on the scope of the CELTIC-NEXT research areas is available  here

In addition to the entire scope of the CELTIC Strategic Roadmap, CELTIC is also looking for projects in the field of Non-Terrestrial-Networks and Terrestrial Networks convergence, as part of a developing partnership with the European Space Agency (ESA).

Who can participate?

The Call is open to SMEs, Large Enterprises, Research Performing Organisations (RPOs), and Academia.


  • Start submission phase: 7th of July 2022
  • Online Proposers Day: 7th of September 2022
  • Online Consortium Building Sessions: 8th and 9th of September 2022
  • Submission deadline: 21st of October 2022
  • Evaluation of proposals finished: 2nd December 2022
  • Labelling of proposals: December 2022
  • Information to proposers: December 2022

To learn more about how to get support in Ireland, please visit:  EUREKA Enterprise Ireland


David Flood, EUREKA National Project Co-ordinator

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