The European Defence Fund (EDF) is the EU’s new mechanism to fund collaborative research and development of Defence products and technologies in the period 2021-2027.

idD Portugal Defence provides below the 23 calls divided by the 15 categories of corresponding actions. Use the search bar to search for keywords.

If you are already in a consortium, want to submit an application and need support to find a consortium or want to integrate an application already in preparation, please write to edf@iddportugal.pt

idD Portugal Defence prepared a set of FAQS about the European Defence Fund (in Portuguese only)

The European Defence Fund Work Program for 2021 was adopted by the European Commission on June 30, 2021.

Check it here

The European Defence Fund is governed by Regulation (EU) 2021/697 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 29 April 2021 establishing the European Defence Fund, published in the Official Journal of the European Union of 12 May 2021 and available here.

The European Commission’s Funding&Tenders website has published the calls for the European Defence Fund.

Check them here