There are still some openings for funding through existing FP7 projects on robotics through projects such as ECHORD++ and EuRoC or competitions under euRathlon and RoCKIn. You will find the important dates to remember in the table below with links to the websites where you find all the information you need if you are interested in participating.

Important dates to remember:




Dates to remember


Call for papers/participation in EURATHLON/ARCAS workshop 2014

18th March 2014


Call 1 for Experiments:

Call opening for pre-proposals and proposals submission

Call opening: 3rd March 2014

Call closing: 24th March 2014


Call for the loan of three SPARUS II AUVs and two Teledyne RD Instruments DVLs during the Underwater robotics challenge

31st March 2014


Call for Challengers + Call for End Users

Call opening: 1st April 2014

Call for Challengers closing: 30th June 2014

Call for End Users closing: 15th November 2014



Call for participation:

Underwater robotics challenge 2014, La Spezia, Italy, 29th September-3rd October, 2014.

Part 1 deadline:  30 May 2014

Part 2 deadline:  To Be Confirmed


Call for participation:

Competition Event 2014, Toulouse, 26-30 November 2014 (European Robotics Week)

Deadline: 1st June 2014 (tentative)


Call for participation:

Competition Event 2015, Lisbon, 25-29 November 2015 (tentative)

Deadline: 1st June 2015 (tentative)



Call for participation:

Team of Terrestrial, Marine and Aerial Robots, 2015


To be decided


Registration of participation:

Camp/Field Exercise 2015, Rome, June 2015

Deadline: To be decided