Science for Peace and Security (SPS) Programme

How to Apply: 

SPS is currently accepting proposals for activities addressing any of the Programme’s Key Priorities. Please note that this call is soliciting proposals for SPS Multi-Year Projects only.

To access the call and relevant application material, please follow the links below. The application deadline is 15 January 2021 at 23:59 Central European Time.

When drafting applications in response to this Open Call for Proposals, applicants should refer exclusively to manuals and templates published on this page. Only complete applications submitted using the correct templates may be considered as eligible.

Participation in the SPS Programme enables experts and scientists to develop innovative solutions to today’s security challenges, and to build partnerships with their peers in NATO and partner nations. Proposals should be prepared jointly by scientists or experts from at least one NATO and one partner nation, and be linked to NATO’s Strategic Objectives. Each application shall specifically respond to one or more of the SPS Key Priorities. This Call for Proposals is soliciting applications for Multi-Year Projects (MYP) only. Proposals may address any of the SPS Key Priorities. Owing to restrictions on travel and gatherings, quarantine and testing requirements due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, applications for SPS-supported Events may not be submitted in the framework of this Call.

If you are interested in applying to this call, please contact Jill Sherman, International Research Facilitator at


External Deadline: 
Friday, January 15, 2021
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