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Funding for innovative AI projects - Helmholtz AI Projects 2021 Call

The Helmholtz Association strengthens the fields of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. To this end, it has created Helmholtz AI, which now spans six locations. With this third round of funding for explorative and innovative approaches in the field of applied Artificial Intelligence, Helmholtz provides resources for researchers at all Helmholtz centers – for a community-wide network in this future-oriented field of research and practice.

The objective of this call for Helmholtz AI projects is to start and facilitate activities that address cross-center challenges and AI methods. It especially aims at innovative projects (high-risk, high-gain) and collaborative projects with inclusion or co-creation with further partners (transfer).

Applications shall be submitted by December 1, 2021 (deadline). All relevant information is contained in the following documents (only available in English), which can be downloaded below. Applications can only be submitted via the following online projects portal: Helmholtz AI Projects – 2021 Call.

For all those interested in the call, there will be two virtual information events on October 12 and November 2, at 10-11am respectively (for details on how to register, see the Helmholtz AI Website). 

Contact information:


               Helmholtz AI-Team: projects@helmholtz.ai

               Inkubator-Team in the Head Office: inkubator@helmholtz.de


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