TRANSCAN-3 launches its first transnational call for research proposals (JTC 2021)

On April 6th 2021, ERA-NET TRANSCAN-3 launched its first Joint Transnational Call co-funded by the European Commission (JTC 2021) with the support of 28 funding organisations from 19 countries on the following topic:


In this first call, the TRANSCAN-3 network aims to foster the translation of new knowledge on tumour microenvironment functions into clinical practices. The expected impact of the call is to improve the efficacy of personalised treatment of cancer patients through the development of new tools and targeted immunotherapy strategies, based on a better understanding of tumour microenvironment functions and of their impact on the disease course.

For further information, please visit our Call for Proposals page or contact the Joint Call Secretariat (JCS):

Call Timeline

6 April 2021

Publication of the call

20 April 2021 at 16:00 (CEST)

Opening of the on-line submission system for pre-proposals

29 June 2021 at 12:00 (CEST)

Deadline for pre-proposal submission

5 November 2021

Communication of the results of the pre-proposal assessment and invitation for full-proposal stage

19 November 2021

Opening of the submission system for full proposals

20 December 2021 at 12:00 (CET)

Deadline for full-proposal submission

May 2022

Estimated date for communication of the funding decisions to the applicants

October/November 2022

Expected start date of projects (This date may subject to regional/national procedures)