The first call for regular access to EuroHPC resources has been opened – the deadline for submitting proposals is 3 December 2021, 10:00 Central European Time. You can find more about regular access to EuroHPC resources on the “EuroHPC resources” subpage.
Researchers working on development and innovation projects, coming from the scientific community, industry and the public sector, can now apply for access to pre-scalar and five-scalar EuroHPC supercomputers. Access can be obtained from approved projects from EU member states or Horizon 2020 members.
The supercomputer resources of the High Performance European Computing Joint Undertaking (EuroHPC JU) are now available to support major European projects. The call is open to all areas of science, public and private sector, and the proposed projects should be designed with the aim of progress and innovation in their fields. The computing resources provided for selected projects of this regular approach are: Vega (Slovenia), MeluXina (Luxembourg), Discoverer (Bulgaria), Karolina (Czech Republic) and LUMI (Finland).
The call is continuously open, with predefined cut-off dates by which proposals should be submitted (three years), after which the evaluation of submitted proposals by that date will begin.
The first deadline for applications is Friday, December 3, 2021 – 10:00 Central European Time.
The following defined default application submission dates are:
March 4, 2022 – 10:00 Central European Time
July 1, 2022 – 10:00 Central European Time
October 7, 2022 – 10:00 Central European Time
The JU EuroHPC Resources Access Committee, composed of leading European experts, will rank the proposals received and make a recommendation for the allocation of EuroHPC resources based on scientific and technical excellence.
Regular access will be granted to accepted users, in accordance with their requirements and the principles of the Regulation of the Council of EuroHPC JU and the Rules of access to EuroHPC resources.
Access will be granted for a period of 1 year, with the possibility of extension. The extension must be duly justified, limited to a maximum of one additional year, and will depend on the assessment of the ongoing project.
More information can be found on the official website of EuroHPC JU.